Indiana State Senator Jim Tomes will be the featured speaker at the monthly meeting of the Greencastle Defenders of Liberty on Monday, Nov. 12 at 6:30 p.m. at the Putnam County Airport, Dixie Chopper Business Center, 102 Ballard Lane.
An ardent advocate of gun rights, Tomes and his wife Margie originated the Second Amendment Patriots in January 1999. He has been the director of the organization since the beginning. An Army veteran, Tomes served a year in Vietnam with the 101st Airborne.
Retiring after 33 years as a Teamster truck driver in 2006, Tomes ran for the State Senate in 2010 and won the election.
All area residents are invited to attend this and all monthly meetings.