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Etowah County adds additional firearms safety dates

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The Etowah County Sheriff's Office has scheduled an additional citizen's firearms safety course, according to Sheriff Todd Entrekin.  The additional course is scheduled for Tuesday,                   April 2.  Classes scheduled for March 12 and March 19 are full.

"The overwhelming response from citizens has led to this additional course," Sheriff Entrekin said.  "We are pleased that so many people are interested in learning how to safely use their firearms."

The course is offered free to the public and is held at the Joe Ford Center on the campus of Gadsden State Community College from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  Eighty seats are available for the class and registration is required.

Since February 19, three courses have been completed by 180 citizens. 

For additional information concerning the firearms safety course, contact Natalie Barton at nbarton@etowahcounty.org.

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