NRA Reelects Charles Cotton as President, Wayne LaPierre as CEO and EVP at Houston Board of Directors Meeting
LaPierre received almost unanimous support over Lt. Col. Allen West, who launched a takeover campaign of the Association prior to the meeting
NRA Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre was also re-elected.
“Let us all go to Florida in 1915 and show the South…that we appreciate what has been done in the construction of this great Southern range.” From the January 1915 issue of ‘Arms and the Man’ magazine.
This is the story of Jalise Williams, who spent her junior action shooting career mostly at the top of the leaderboard. Here, in her own words, is her junior shooting experience after aging out of junior categories this past January.
In 1912, government neglect temporarily altered the course of the National Matches. Thankfully, the NRA was there to pick up the pieces and moving the NRA Championships back to Sea Girt, N.J.
After 1910, Camp Perry was taking shape as a premier shooting facility, but in 1911 its future as the National Match site faced a daunting new challenge. Nevertheless, the NRA added to the tournament program.
This was the year that not only produced higher scores, but also more shooters in attendance at the National Matches. And the 1909 Board Match Report stated in part, "It is possible that had we possessed a National Match from 1850 to 1860 the great Civil War might have been averted."