Officials stress gun responsibility

USAF photo: Airman 1st Class Elliott Sprehe A rifle and handgun lay next to their magazines at the base shooting range. Proper awareness of weapons’ capabilities and safety issues keeps firearms owners knowledgable and responsible.

By Airman 1st Class Elliott Sprehe: 27th SOW Public Affairs

Firearms and gunpowder have played a role in society for centuries and are even mentioned in the Bill of Rights.