June 5, 2012
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The final day of the ‘Smoke in the Gorge, Near the Blues’ shootout starts at 8:30 a.m. today.
MILTON-FREEWATER - You might say it's the best of the old West shootouts, Hollywood style, as a local shooting club held a competition at the East End Rod & Gun Club this weekend. On Saturday, 28 competitors dressed in cowboy boots and hats (no baseball caps allowed), most in chaps, all with belts lined with bullets and matching left and right holsters to hold two six-shooters, competed in a series of timed shooting trials and the East End Rod & Gun Club. The event is being held by the Dry Gulch Desperados, the local chapter of the Single Action Shooting Society black-po