The Horry Pride
Horry Chapter, Wildlife Action, P.O. Box 682: Aynor, SC 29511
WLA Motto “Local Folks Solving Local Problems”
WLA SLOGAN “To Put Back More Than We Take
WILDLIFE ACTION CHAPTER OF THE YEAR FOR 1986-2006- 2012-2016
WEBSITE: www.horrychapterwildlifeaction.org Coordinator: Jeff A. Fink Sr. email@example.com
Newsletter Editor: Brian Koller: Send Input & Comments to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Horry Chapter Contacts
Frank Lagasse: (315-709-2712) Ed Whitner: (843-283-8074) Frank Passantino: (718-490-6562)
Johnny Goebel: (843-997-5613)
WLA National Headquarters: (843-464-8473) www.wildlifeaction.com (Join Now With PayPal)
Calendar of Events
Monthly: 1st Saturday: Trap Shoot 9AM,
3rd Saturday: SASS Cowboy Action 9:30 AM
4th Thursday: Monthly Meeting 7:00PM
Skeet and Trap Ranges are opened Tuesday and Thursdays 10am-2pm. Check with Ed Whitner regarding night time trap/skeet shoot on Tuesdays
Mandatory range orientation is given at 5:00 PM sharp on the 4th Thursday, monthly.
Please bring a weapon, 3 rounds of ammunition along with hearing and eye protection.
Horry Chapter is accepting donations of ammunition to be used for Pioneer Days, Ladies and Veterans shoots.
Due to the Thanksgiving Holiday, our next monthly meeting will be held November 8th at 7PM. We will be selling raffle tickets during January 2019 for a Glock .45 caliber handgun and a box of ammo. Winner will be drawn during the January meeting (Key Night).
Please note: Chapter will be closing at 1200 on November 10th due to a wedding.
Election Results for 2019: Winners of new 3 year terms are; Barbara Tyndall and Ed Whitner. Frank LaGasse was reappointed by The Board as Chapter President. Frank then reappointed Brian Koller, Vice President; Johnny Goebel, Treasurer; and Leslie Granito, Secretary.
The Chapter Christmas Dinner will be held at Radd Dew’s Bar-B-Que Pit on the 8th of December at 5PM. Radd Dew’s is located at 851 Horry Road in Aynor, (the intersection of Horry Road and Enoch Road). Price of the dinner is $18pp. Price includes buffet, drink and tip.
Attention Veterans: The Chapter will hold our Veterans Shoot on November 11th from 2-6 PM. Let your veteran friends know so that they can attend. Remember, this event is for VETERANS ONLY. Bring your guns or use the Chapters. Ammunition will be provided. Hotdogs, burgers and all the fixins will be served after the shoot. Come out and enjoy the day!!
Members chose “Hungry Birds” by Barbara Powell as our entry into the WLA National Photo Contest.
A fun day was had by all at our Ladies Shoot held Oct 21st. 39 women attended and the weather couldn’t have been more perfect. 50-50 was won by John Molinari.
Stewart Pabst and 5 members of our SASS Team were on hand to explain what SASS is.
The Single Action Shooting Society meets on the 3rd Sat. each month at 9 AM. They dress in western attire and use 1800 style revolvers. They share interest in the “old west” and in preserving history. SASS members enjoy competitive “cowboy” shooting. Their first annual competition will be held at Horry Chapter on January 19th, 2019. Come out support our team.
Beginning Feb 23rd, 2019 at 1000 and every 4th Saturday, Horry Chapter will hold monthly pistol/revolver matches. Entry fee is $5, (shells not included). Lunch will be available. Shots at 10, 15, and 25 Ft. Contact Mike Ferrio @ email@example.com for further info.
Terry’s Hardware in Conway is our newest sponsor. They are located at 5075 W. Highway 501 in Conway. Frank and Betty Pate renewed their Berm #1 sponsorship.
With the Christmas drawing near, keep our other sponsors in mind; Rivertown Gun Depot for sporting needs, Anderson Brothers Bank for a new or used car loan, Papa Foxtrot Tactical for your hunting needs. Also keep First Choice Heat and Air in mind for winter heat pump service.
Raffle winner of the Henry .22/+ammo was won by Jack Doris. Mike Ferrio won the 50-50.
A Few reminders: Current range hours are 9AM until 4PM until Jan 1st. The exception will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays when normal 9 until dusk hours apply.
All ranges are closed during Chapter sponsored special events; i.e., Ladies or Veteran’s Shoots and Pioneer events.
Ed Whitner is selling Chapter specific hats, T-Shirts and WLA visors.
Individuals may now shoot “SLUGS” on the rifle ranges. No other shotgun ammunition will be permitted.
Please remember to lock the gate behind you when you come into or leave the facility.
Donations: Bow and arrow sets by Sandy and James Cook; and John Stalvey; .22 ammo by Claude Dey; .38, .45 and .223 ammo by Stew Chan; Jim and Linda King -NRA backpacks and folding luggage; .20g and .38 ammo by Larry Turner.
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