PLAIN DEALING, La. (AP) — The Bossier Parish Sheriff's Office is offering concealed handgun training March 22 for Bossier residents who want obtain or renew their state permit.

The session will starts at 8:30 a.m. at the sheriff's range on Old Plain Dealing Road in Plain Dealing.

Advance registration is required and participants must be at least 21 years old. Cost is $100.

More information on the concealed handgun permit and instructions on how to complete the application can be found online at

To register for the training, call at 318-965-3525.