Borger police and chamber partner to present free gun law workshops

The Borger Police Department and Chamber of Commerce are presenting three free workshops in January. The workshops are designed to inform citizens and businesses in Borger concerning new open carry gun laws and active shooter response awareness. As of January 1, 2016, individuals can carry a handgun openly or concealed as long as they are licensed by Texas or a state with reciprocity.

Three workshops are scheduled. The first will be January 12 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Frank Philips College A&I conference room. The second will be January 14 from 6 to 8 p.m. also in the Frank Phillips College A&I conference room. The final workshop will be January 15 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Borger Chamber of Commerce board room located at 613 N. Main (please park in back). For more information contact the Borger Chamber of Commerce at (806) 274-2211.

Date: 
Tuesday, January 12, 2016 to Friday, January 15, 2016