Powers Defensive Tactics open

The Jefferson Chamber of Commerce welcomed Powers Defensive Tactics, 4419 Sunset Blvd., to the Steubenville business community with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Monday. The business showcases a variety of new and used guns, ammunition and clothing. Also, a full-time gunsmith, Randy Rowe, can do sonic cleanings, trigger work and field strip classes. The business offers concealed-carry classes taught by NRA certified instructor Bill Powers II and Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy certified retired police sniper Bill Powers Sr., and an eight-lane indoor gun range is scheduled to open in mid-November. For information, call (740) 317-5430.– Mark J. Miller