“One of the most avoidable gun violence tragedies is unintentional shootings by young children.”
“At what point do we give up the oxygen-sucking activity of railing against the past and focus on the battles before us here and now?”
Uvalde, the deadliest school shooting in a decade, underscored persistent questions about school safety, stricter gun laws and ways to “harden” schools to help keep students and staff safe. In Asheville and Buncombe County, those topics are on the minds of families, law enforcement and school personnel.
“Buncombe County commissioners should not declare our county a Second Amendment sanctuary. Doing that would send a message that this amendment is more important than the others.”