The Bradley County Sheriff's Office is offering a handgun carry permit class October 5th, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

This class is open to the public and will be held at the sheriff's office.

The class is free but a $5 donation is requested for use of the gun range.

To sign up for the class, participants should visit the link below, click on "Handgun Permits" and complete the registration process. Then send your name, phone number and Application Number you receive by return email from the state Department of Safety and Homeland Security upon completion of registration to

Participants will need a minimum of 50 rounds of ammo to qualify.

For more information please call (423) 728-7337.