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Beginner Handgun Course slated for November 12

Beginner Handgun Course slated for November 12

A Beginner Handgun Course will be offered on Saturday, Nov. 12, at the Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office Shooting Range, 3451 Hwy. 182 in Raceland.

This class is designed for first-time firearms owners and persons looking to learn basic fundamentals about firearm ownership. Class will begin at 8 a.m. and last until around noon. The actual ending time will vary due to class size.

The cost for the course is $50, and advance registration is suggested due to class size. For more information, contact Captain Lafate Day at (985) 532-4327 or by email at

Participants will need to bring 50 rounds of ammunition, eye protection (sunglasses or eyeglasses are sufficient), and ear protection (muffs or plugs).