AUGUST 2015 DUI AND TRAFFIC ENFORCEMENT CHECKPOINTS The Tennessee Highway Patrol will implement several checkpoints in Middle Tennessee during August, 2015. These included not only sobriety checkpoints (DUI roadblocks) but also driver’s license and seat belt checkpoints. 8/7/2015: Montgomery County: Kraft Street @ Frosty Morn Drive. Seat belt. 8/7/2015 Dickson County: Hwy 49 @ Sprout

2015 Legislative Session Review on Second Amendment Rights

SECOND AMENDMENT RIGHTS The 109th General Assembly session included several bills regarding the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Guns in Parks Legislation – A new law adopted this year gives Tennesseans with a handgun carry permit the right to carry a firearm into a city, county and/or municipal park. Prior law had allowed a municipality

VOTE for Atticus for Kuranda Dog of the Month!

VOTE FOR ATTICUS! The photo with the highest number of votes will win 5 Kuranda dog beds for a dog shelter of their choice. Atticus and I chose Williamson County Animal Center in Franklin, Tennessee. You can vote once every 24 hours! Vote Early and Often!  You can VOTE through Facebook, so there is no

Memorial Day 2015

On Memorial Day, we set aside time to remember, honor and pay tribute to our Nation’s heroes who have made the ultimate sacrifice in service to our country. “As we honor their memory today, let us pledge that their lives, their sacrifices, their valor shall be justified and remembered for as long as God gives

Pro-Gun Bills Signed into Law in Tennessee

Having passed the Tennessee Legislature earlier this session, several pro-gun bills have recently become law.  The following pro-gun measures passed the Tennessee legislature and have been signed into law by Governor Bill Haslam: House Bill 745, sponsored by state Representative Holsclaw (R-4) and state Senator Niceley (R-8), creates a lifetime handgun carry permit.  This law