Headlines Tagged with Alabama — 1,724 headlines found
A legislative committee Tuesday voted down a proposed hike in Alabama’s cigarette tax, killing one of Gov. Robert Bentley’s major proposals for filling a hole in the state’s general fund budget. Tempers and frustrations flared on the third day of special
Aug 5, 2015 Florence (AL) Times Daily
added Aug 5, 2015 14:31
The ordinance prohibits smoking in all enclosed areas of employment in the city, within 20 feet of public entrances to buildings and in bars, restaurants, businesses and other public places. There is an exemption for cigar bars, despite smoke-free advoca
Jan 20, 2015 Gadsden (AL) Times
added Jan 21, 2015 06:01
Smokers could not light up in public places and workplaces, with some exceptions, under a bill that cleared the Alabama Senate on Tuesday. Sen. Vivian Figures, D-Mobile, has tried for years to pass legislation to restrict smoking in public because of the
Feb 12, 2014 AL.com
added Feb 12, 2014 12:48
With the help of TV ads and prevention workshops in the community, more people are learning they can get help and stop smoking sooner rather than later.
Apr 9, 2013 WTVY Channel 4 (Dothan, AL)
added Apr 10, 2013 16:44
smokers are turning to healthier and more flavorful options such as “vaping.” ... For more information on Smokin’ Vapor, visit their vapor shop on Opelika Road or contact them at email@example.com.
Jan 17, 2013 The Auburn (AL) Plainsman (Auburn University)
added Jan 17, 2013 09:44
Sheffield City Council members saw one of the biggest crowds to fill a city council meeting tonight. Everyone there to voice opinions on a city ordinance that would make Sheffield smoke free.
Dec 3, 2012 WAAYTV (Huntsville, AL)
added Dec 5, 2012 12:41
yet some businesses have still not put away their ashtrays. In response to complaints, Councilman Johnathan Austin is sending letters to at least six businesses accused of refusing to comply with the rules.
Jul 27, 2012 Birmingham (AL) News
added Jul 28, 2012 12:33
As always, parents have the toughest job. They must educate their children on the hazards of tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, and take a strong stance not to use tobacco products. That starts with awareness. Think about it, talk about it and pas
Sep 28, 2016 Vestavia (AL) Voice
added Sep 29, 2016 16:18
"The Surgeon General vs. The Marlboro Man: Who Really Won?" will open in UA's Gorgas Library, displaying more than 130 artifacts that follow the commercialization and promotion of smoking throughout American culture in the 20th century, according to a UA
Nov 12, 2013 AL.com
added Nov 23, 2013 14:10
If the University were to implement such a ban, it would be joining a group of other state universities that have already taken similar measures. Auburn University recently banned all smoking on campus starting Aug. 21, Alabama State University’s preside
Aug 21, 2013 The Crimson White (University of Alabama)
added Aug 21, 2013 10:07