Well Armed Woman members receive tactical firearm training

News 12 X11 CBS By: Helen Headlee Updated: Sat 11:03 PM, May 18, 2013 Members of the north Dallas chapter of The Well Armed Woman are taking tactical training. And their target? “I’m trying to become more comfortable handling a firearm,” said Sandy Murphy, who attended the training. “I want to get as good as […]

NBC 26 Special Report: Women Packing Heat

Green Bay, WI — It’s a nationwide movement that Wisconsin women are taking part in, arming themselves with guns. They’re doing it in groups, or as individuals for a number of reasons, even as the gun debate in America heats up. Women we spoke with say its empowering, a confidence booster, and most importantly an […]

Well armed women start blossoming on Central Whidbey

NATHAN WHALEN,  Whidbey Examiner Staff                                            posted May 9, 2013 at 2:10 PM Three gun enthusiasts are forming a group on Central Whidbey Island to provide a supportive, encouraging environment for women interested in learning every aspect of shooting. The Well Armed Woman Whidbey Island Chapter is looking for members. The group is holding its first meeting and […]

TWAW is helping women join the world of gun ownership

TMJ4 NBC Courtny Gerris CREATED May. 3, 2013MILWAUKEE – Wisconsin women are arming themselves. It’s part of a nationwide movement that has women coming together over guns, and all of this is happening at the same time the United States is having an emotional debate about firearms. Women are still very split on this issue. […]

Women-only gun club opens in Cherokee County

CHEROKEE COUNTY, GA (CBS ATLANTA) – Gun sales are rising, and according to industry experts, it is women who are buying firearms at an increasing rate. “Women are the fastest growing group of gun owners and newer shooters world wide,” said Joni Gommo. Gommo is the president of the Cherokee County chapter of the Well […]