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Whittington Center Adventure Camp Essay Contest 
Published on: 1/1/2020
We have purchased a slot for 1 youth to attend the Whittington Center Adventure Camp. To determine the recipient the club will hold an essay contest.

This contest is open to children and grandchildren of FSC members who have been in good standing for two years or more before Sept. 1, 2019. Essays shall include a coversheet with the youth’s full name, address, other contact information and relationship to the FSC member. Members name and membership number.

Youth candidates must be 13-17 years old at the camp from June 14 to June 26, 2020. The single winner of this contest is eligible to attend the Whittington Center Adventure Camp in Raton, New Mexico.  The camp admission is fully paid by FSC. Transportation to and from the camp is the responsibility of the winner.

In the event the winner cannot attend this session of the camp, the runner-up will be given the opportunity to attend. The successful winner must meet the physical requirements of the W
WINTER HOURS IN EFFECT
Published on: 11/15/2019
Nov 1 – Feb 28(29)8:00am – 4:00pmWithout exception, violation of shooting times will result in expulsion from club.

Hanover Range

Fountain PD Precision Rifle Workshop
Published on: 2/13/2020
Partial Range Restrictions during the Fountain PD's Rifle Training. the Fountain PD Range Master is in control of the Rifle Range they are using that day.
REWARD
Published on: 6/24/2019
This month Hanover’s steel falling plates in Pit #1 have sustained major damage due to the use of armor piercing or high velocity rifle rounds, furthermore the new steel in the 1K range has sustained similar damage. This has to stop!

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ROAD GRADING
Published on: 12/8/2019
Monday, December 9 our contractor will begin grading the roads between the two gates and on the range at Hanover. Heavy equipment will have the right of way. Drive accordingly.
Falcon Gate & Bad Weather
Published on: 10/27/2019
We had our first problem with the new gate today. The frosty weather obstructed the sensor that tells the gate it is clear to open. I don't see this being a huge issue since most won't use the range in bad weather.

We are looking at solutions but for now are using the original gate until the weather clears.

Please let me know if you have any thoughts on this.

Thank you!
Neisha
Target Frame Barn
Published on: 6/24/2019
We have purchased a barn for members that do not wish to transport their frames to and from the range at Falcon. It is ready for use, we ask that you put your name and member number on the frame for identification and to ensure someone else doesn’t use them. Prop them against the walls…
Long Time Member Passing
Published on: 6/24/2019
Long time Club member #17 William “Bill” MaGee passed away on June 3, 2018. The Board was stunned to learn that Mr. MaGee had left a portion of his estate to the club. This generous gift will be used to promote shooting sports through grants to local shooting groups.
Hanover 1000yd. Range
Published on: 6/24/2019
The 1K is open, the east half of the firing line is for those who choose to shoot paper. Target holders at 400/600/800/1000. There are benches on the east side only at this time. The west half is for steel shooters, steel has been placed at 100/300/400/600/800/1000, there is a 50BMG rated target at 1K….
Shooting help from Frontier Sportsman’s Club
Published on: 6/24/2019
American Heritage Girls (faith based scouting group) https://americanheritagegirls.org/, Skyline Hunting and Fishing Club http://www.skylinehfc.org/ and Sportsmen’s Alliance Foundation https://www.sportsmensalliance.org/ are partnering to put on a shooting and archery day for the American Heritage Girls to earn credit for the shooting and archery badges. You can read the badge requirements at: http://ahgfl3130.yolasite.com/resources/AHG_20Supplement_20Handbook_20-_202015.pdf. Girls depending on their…
New Vice President Appointed
Published on: 6/24/2019
The Board of Directors is pleased to announce we have unanimously voted to appoint Doug Lesh to the vacant Vice President position. Doug has been actively engaged in club business for well over a year and is intimately familiar with the current projects underway. He will be a valuable asset to the club. Welcome to…
Trash Dumping
Published on: 6/24/2019
The site next to the two trailers where the utility poles are is not for member use, if you bring it in please pack it out.