Range day with the The Well Armed Woman – Northeastern NC Chapter

by Jason Lundwall on October 11, 2013 in Gun Talk Had a great Afternoon at the range! The Northeastern NC chapter of The Well Armed Woman invited Rangehot to one of their meetings.I wasn’t quite sure what to expect. Well, let me say, this is not just a social club. By that, I mean it’s not just a Sunday afternoon […]

Well Armed Women’ Take Aim In Tulsa

‘Well Armed Women’ Take Aim In Tulsa                                                                  Posted: Oct 07, 2013 7:33 PM MSTUpdated: Oct 08, 2013 8:03 AM MST                                                                          Tess Maune, News On […]

Group caters to rising number of well-armed women- USA Today

USA TODAY                                                                                                         Rick Neale, USA TODAY3:38 p.m. EDT September 29, 2013 TITUSVILLE, Fla. — If she’s ever confronted in the darkness by a home invader or parking-lot prowler, Holly Young is determined: She does not want to be an easy target. “I just choose to carry a firearm because I don’t want to be a victim,” […]

Orlando-area mom overcomes fear of guns

By Kris Hey, Orlando Sentinel2:21 p.m. EDT, September 14, 2013 I stood in front of the firing-range target, holding a black 9mm Glock with trembling hands. I couldn’t load the bullets or place the magazine in the semi-automatic pistol without my husband’s help. I thought if I dropped just one bullet, it would explode. But I was […]

Straight Shooters: Well Armed Woman

A paper target hangs 21 feet in the distance as Michelle Carpenter grips her handgun, takes aim and shoots. This is only her second visit to the shooting range, and she hits the bull’s-eye. The bang is deafening, and the shells come flying out, but she has ear protection to shield her ears from the […]


By Jamie Ramsey                                                                                            Special to Copper Area News You may have heard of something called “The Well Armed Woman” and wondered exactly what it was all about. They have been holding local meetings in Kearny for the past several months and have 22 members. There are 94 active chapters across the country. Invitations are open […]