Post hosts gun show


Carl E. Azebell American Legion Post 340 in Winnsboro will present its Fall Gun Show Nov. 19-20.

Outdoor sportsmen, hunters and gun enthusiasts will converge on the Winnsboro City Civic Center at the City Park, 969 Wheeler Dr. Doors open at 9 a.m. with closing time at 5 p.m. Saturday and 4 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $7 for adults, $5 for veterans with ID and children 12 and under accompanied by an adult are free.

Vendors will sell guns, ammo, knives, powder, reloading supplies and much more. There will be ample on site parking and concessions run by the American Legion Auxiliary.

A raffle will be held for a Palmetto State Armory PA-15 5.56 rifle. Tickets are $5 or 5 for $20 and can be purchased at the event or by calling Doug Grantham at 214-502-4496.

Proceeds from spring and fall shows go to supporting organizations in the community, local veterans in need, scholarships and tuition for attendees to American Legion Boys’ State.