Recent Posts by Christine Elder

Garand Collectors Association Offers Additional Scholarship Funds to CMP Youth Athletes

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer Each year, the Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP), an organization dedicated to its commitment to youth programs, offers $1,000, one-year scholarships based on merit and rifle or pistol marksmanship participation to current high school seniors. Since 2005, CMP has awarded over $1 million in scholarship prizes. Through these scholarships, the CMP is...
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Dates Announced for CMP’s 2020 Advanced Maintenance Rifle Class Schedule

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer The Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) Advanced Maintenance Clinics will return in 2020 for those firearm enthusiasts interested in assembling his or her own vintage rifle with the help of hands-on, knowledgeable instructors. The Advanced Maintenance Class (AMC) is a three-day course led by the qualified CMP Custom Shop staff members at...
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CMP’s South Range Staff Presents Air Gun Basics to Local High Schools

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer ANNISTON, Ala. – In October, the Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) opened the doors to its South Competition Center air gun range in Alabama and welcomed area youth for a day of marksmanship learning and fun. Five neighboring high schools participated, with a total of 55 students from Anniston High School, Etowah...
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