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Armed man stands guard near military recruiting offices

...raising the awareness that our troops are basically sitting ducks in a target-rich environment also known as a gun-free zone," Stachowiak said.He said he was aware the Pen tagon on Friday urged volunteers to stand down. He criticized the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-27/armed-man-stands-guard-near-m
Gun laws don't deter the bad guys

...shooter ? identified by police as John Russell Houser, a 59-year-old drifter from Alabama ? found the "gun-free zone" appealing when choosing his rampage target.The good guys inside the theater were unarmed because good guys, unlike...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-25/gun-laws-dont-deter-b
We have been warned

...strip-mall recruiting office ? the latter being a "gun-free zone," where all the deaths occurred.Obviously, our troops...inane is it to have troops be sitting ducks in gun-free zones when the enemy has openly said they'd be targets?We...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-17/we-have-been-warned
NRA board member blames Charleston pastor's concealed weapons opposition for church shooting

...victims," Cotton told the AP. "How many more is it going to take when people realize there is no such thing as a gun-free zone?"Larry Martin, the Republican chairman of the South Carolina Senate Judiciary Committee, called Cotton's comments...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-06-19/nra-board-member-blames-charleston-
Car-free zone keep Paris perfect for walking

PARIS - The City of Light is not just one of Europe's most beautiful capitals. Because of its small size, just 5 miles from north to south, Paris is also perfect for exploring on foot.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-05-23/car-free-zone-keep-paris-perfect-wa
Rocker Jon Bon Jovi pens letter to explain group's plan for Buffalo Bills

...ban on Bon Jovi music being played in Buffalo. The group has printed T-shirts and posters with the motto: "Bon Jovi Free Zone."Numerous fans were spotted wearing the shirts and carrying placards at the Pro Football Hall of Fame ceremonies on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-03/rocker-jon-bon-jovi-pens-lett
Georgia teachers not rushing for guns, despite new law

...committee on public safety, said lawmakers intentionally left the decision to school boards. He argued that weapon-free zones are targets. "You can't control what bad people do," Powell said. "You can only guarantee people their constitutional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-06-27/georgia-teachers-not-rush
New gun law isn't dire

...their churches. Meanwhile, give thought to how many signs have ever kept criminals and the insane from entering "gun-free zones." Nobody can legislate morality.Donald EdwardsMartinez

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-05-31/new-gun-law-isnt-dire
Georgia attorney general: No weapons on campus, in schools

...zones, Olens released a three-page document that rejected the idea.Gun rights supporters said they expect gun-free zones in and around schools and public college campuses to be challenged in court, despite Olens' guidance.Olens said license...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-05-29/georgia-attorney-general
Some Augusta religious groups oppose Georgia's new gun law

...resolution declaring each of its churches a "weapon-free zone" in accordance with the facilities' "traditional role...for its congregation to know it will also be a weapon-free zone, said President Taufiq Lakhany."We will honor the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-05-12/some-augusta-religious-g