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At Premier, we do our best to make sure that we’re staying up to date on not only what’s happening in our community, but what’s important to you, our customers and members. Check back on the blog regularly for updates and info about community partnerships, events, opportunities to network, and articles that will help you stay informed and ready to defend yourself, in any situation.

First Shots

First Shots

The First Shots Program is Here! Written for Premier by Tommie RowlandPremier Shooting & Training Center is now partnering with the NSSF (National Shooting Sports Foundation) to bring you “First Shots”. Have you thought about learning to shoot but were unsure...

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Workplace Violence | Installment 1

Workplace Violence | Installment 1

Workplace Violence Written for Premier by Tommie Rowland “We never expected something like this to materialize on our doorstep the way that it did...” Fifth Third CEO Greg Carmichael to The Cincinnati Enquirer, Sept 7th, 2018. What is workplace violence? The short...

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HB 228: What the New Ohio Gun Laws Mean to You

HB 228: What the New Ohio Gun Laws Mean to You

HB 228: What the New Ohio Gun Laws Mean to You REPublished with permission of buckeye firearms association https://www.buckeyefirearms.org/   House Bill 228 takes effect on March 28, 2019. Here are the changes and how they may affect you. The biggest change is...

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Premier’s Second Annual SHAMROCK SHOOT!

Premier’s Second Annual SHAMROCK SHOOT!

The Second Annual Premier Shooting & Training Center SHAMROCK SHOOT Contest Rules & Procedures The Shamrock Shoot is a fun fundraising event at Premier Shooting & Training Center (PSTC) to benefit local veterans.  The beneficiary of the event is the local...

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Cyber-Stalking: How to Prevent, Identify, and Respond

Cyber-Stalking: How to Prevent, Identify, and Respond

What is Cyberstalking? Are you prepared? Cyberstalking is the repeated use of electronic communications to harass or threaten an individual. In today's world, there are many tools that a stalker can utilize to menace their victim such as the internet, social media,...

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It’s Premier’s BIRTHDAY!

It’s Premier’s BIRTHDAY!

We're thrilled to announce that it's Premier's Birthday! We've officially been a part of the West Chester community for THREE YEARS, and we couldn't be more proud. That's why from the 11th to the 15th - the ENTIRE WEEK of Premier's anniversary - we're going to be...

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January: Personal Self-Defense Awareness Month

January: Personal Self-Defense Awareness Month

It's Personal Self-Defense Awareness Month! Are you prepared? Crime can happen to anyone, anyplace, at any time. Think for a moment - how many of your loved ones are between the ages of 12 and 34? Individuals occupying this window are at the highest risk of sexual...

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Stay Safe for the Holidays!

Stay Safe for the Holidays!

Situational Awareness + the Holidays This time of year The Holiday season is full of joy excitement, and festive spirits. It is also a time when people can become careless and vulnerable to theft and other holiday crimes. There is a big increase in the amount of...

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Upcoming Training @ Premier

Upcoming Training @ Premier

Two of our trainers here at Premier wanted to bring you up to date on the classes available in the coming weeks here at Premier! Get it straight from Phil & Jim, here. They discuss training that's happening this weekend, sales we've got going on for training in...

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What Makes The AR-15 A Good Choice For Home Defense?

What Makes The AR-15 A Good Choice For Home Defense?

Learn the Skills to Protect Your Family!By: Trevor Thrasher,a combat veteran U.S. Army Green Beret, 88 Tactical COO and Senior Instructor (See Bio Here) The AR-15 is a versatile, reliable, and highly effective firearm that is well suited for home defense. There are...

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Leave Us A Google Review

Leave Us A Google Review

Do you read online reviews?  If you are like most people today, you use them to make many of your purchasing decisions. By writing a review, you are not only helping others make an informed decision, you are also providing us with valuable information that will help...

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Situational Awareness: Life Skills for Everyone

Going off to college, working late nights, employed in high risk professions, i.e. realtor, nurse, third shift, night manager, social worker, bank or convenience store employee all these everyday situations put you at risk. You cannot always be armed in public,...

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Martial Arts Helps With Bullying

Martial Arts can teach you to defend yourself, but it can provide much more than just a defensive art. It gives participant: sense of self-confidence teaches discipline respect for self and others provide an outlet for aggression and frustration Martial Arts helps...

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Memorial Day – A Day of Honor

Memorial Day was first widely observed in May 1868.  The celebration commemorated the sacrifices of the Civil War and the proclamation was made by General John A. Logan In years since World War 1, the day has become a celebration of honor for those who died in all...

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Did You Know

Did you know that Premier Shooting & Training Center is more than just a gun range?  Premier Shooting and Training Center is the Cincinnati region's destination Shooting Range and Training Center. With a robust retail store and a unique "Try Before You Buy"...

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Shooting Range Health Benefits

Believe it or not, the benefits of participating in shooting can improve your health both physically and mentally.  Whether you’re preparing for the military or police academy or just out for a recreational activity, going to a shooting range can improve your health...

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Good Samaritan Helps Police Officer

A concealed carry permit holder in Springville, Utah, pulled his gun Friday and intervened to stop an attack against a police officer. The incident occurred around 2 p.m., after an unidentified officer spotted Paul Douglas Anderson in a Tabatha’s Way donation bin. The...

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Best Concealed Firearm For Women

Well depends on who you ask. Of course everyone has their own opinion on the best concealed firearms for women, and what works best for them, but today I got asked so I will give you my thoughts. First, I believe it is always better on the body than off. If I have to...

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Premier’s New Year’s Resolutions

You head into the New Year with lofty intentions. You’re going to hit the gym every day before work or finally become the boss. But these are the kinds of New Year's resolutions that fizzle well before spring rolls around. We all make them most of us break them.  At...

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88 Tactical Partnership

“Elite” is a word bantered around a lot in our industry.  At Premier, we do not use this word lightly. We have dedicated ourselves to providing the best armed training courses in the Cincinnati area. To ensure we deliver on this mission, we teamed up with the renowned...

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What Makes Our Gun Ranges Different?

Are you ready to take your shooting skills to the next level? Premier Shooting & Training Center knows exactly what you need! We've built our entire gun ranges around you, whether you've been around guns for decades or you're just getting started. With a...

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Cyber Monday Specials

Cyber Monday specials, flash sale on all of our training classes. We are dropping prices on all of our training classes to $99 for one day only. Premier Shooting and Training Center is proud to offer a full spectrum of classes and lessons. Both armed and unarmed, for...

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Best Home Defense Handguns

We never know when evil will coming knocking on our door. When looking for the best home defense handguns, you will need to make many smart decisions. How and where will you use the gun? Will you carry it with you for self-defense, or will it be specifically for...

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How to Improve Your Home Safety and Peace of Mind?

Home safety is always one of our customer’s top concerns, and for good reason. According to the Bureau of Justice Statistics, there are approximately 3.7 million burglaries a year, 1 million with a household member present, and 250,000 assaults that occur related to...

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Ohio CCW Gun Laws

Ohio CCW gun laws are a matter of public record and are available to read online. However, for your convenience, we have collected key sections of Ohio law that are related to guns and CCW. The Ohio constitution acknowledges the right to keep and bear arms. Ohio law...

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Why We Buy Local?

National businesses have all had a negative impact on local communities. This is because many people turn to outside sources for the items that they need on a regular basis. Many do not consider how this affects the area in which they live. Understanding the reasons...

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Anti-Abduction Training

The anti-abduction training portion of the class goes beyond "stranger danger.” Children are statistically more likely to be harmed by someone they know. They should never go with someone they don’t know, and they should never go with someone they do know without...

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Concealed Carry Classes (CCW)

The number of concealed carry permit holders in the United States has soared to more than 12.8 million, according to the Washington Times. If you’re considering getting your concealed carry permit in Cincinnati, 88 Tactical and Premier Shooting & Training Center...

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Kids Martial Arts Benefits

Kids Martial arts are an ancient method of training your mind, body and spirit to act as one. Martial arts practitioners strive for harmony, but also learn effective  self-defense techniques. Children who get involved in martial arts reap many benefits in several...

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Gun Safety Tips

As hunting season approaches, it’s a good time to brush up on your gun safety fundamentals. Proper gun safety is an attitude, not just actions. Firearms have destructive potential, and safe gun handling cannot be overstated. Whether you are a seasoned pro or a...

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