Headlines Tagged with Arkansas — 1,913 headlines found
A popular dive bar in Hillcrest went smoke free for a few hours on Nov. 8 to kick off a campaign for the city of Little Rock. Smoke Free Little Rock took over Hillcrest Fountain to spread their message on making Little Rock a completely smoke-free city.
Nov 8, 2017 KTHV-DT CBS (Little Rock, AR)
added Nov 9, 2017 19:52
[Arkansas] Coalition to launch campaign asking for LR city leaders to close indoor smoking loopholes
The Smoke Free Little Rock coalition will launch a campaign in November to urge residents to petition city directors to draft a local ordinance to close loopholes in the state's Indoor Clean Air Act.
Oct 20, 2017 KATV Channel 7 (Little Rock, AR)
added Oct 21, 2017 22:39
After spending hours debating the idea over multiple meetings, the Haines Assembly narrowly approved targeted taxes on marijuana and tobacco products.
Oct 11, 2017 KHNS (Haines, AK)
added Oct 12, 2017 15:55
A majority of heavy smokers enrolled in University of Arkansas’s lung cancer screening program quit or decreased their tobacco use while undergoing tobacco cessation counseling, according to study results presented at International Association for the St
Sep 16, 2017 Healio.com
added Sep 18, 2017 22:56
The Van Buren Parks and Recreation Commission discussed an ordinance Monday that would ban smoking in city parks. The issue of smoking in the parks was previously discussed during the parks and recreation commission meeting March 13.
Apr 4, 2017 Southwest (AR) Times Record
added Apr 4, 2017 16:27
Mayor Barbara Lewellen said they are looking to ban the use of tobacco, smokeless tobacco, and e-cigarettes in city parks, ball fields, or any other areas where people are near one another. Lewellen said they also mentioned creating areas in certain pub
Mar 15, 2017 KAIT 8 (AR)
added Mar 16, 2017 18:04
The Trumann City Council heard the first of three readings for an ordinance regulating smoking, smokeless tobacco, and e-cigarettes on city property Tuesday night.
Feb 20, 2017 Poinsett County (AR) Democrat Tribune
added Feb 21, 2017 01:56
The plan is part of an initiative with St. Bernards to raise awareness involving the health risks of smoking or secondhand smoke. The ordinance will regulate tobacco use in venues including ball fields, pool areas or any public place where people are i
Dec 14, 2016 KAIT 8 (AR)
added Dec 15, 2016 04:57
passed an ordinance prohibiting smoking in indoor public places. The ordinance also prohibits smoking in the City Park as well as buildings and vehicles owned by the city. Wooster is the first city in Arkansas to pass comprehensive smoke-free measures s
Jun 11, 2016 Log Cabin Democrat (Conway, AR)
added Jun 11, 2016 17:34
A research program created through Arkansas' settlement with tobacco companies is marking its receipt of more than a half-billion dollars in grants since it was created more than a decade ago
Gov. Asa Hutchinson and state Tobacco Settlement Commission officials on Tuesday celebrated the Arkansas Biosciences Institute receiving more than $508 million in private and public grants since its creation in 2002. The institute is one of seven progra
Mar 29, 2016 AP - Associated Press
added Mar 29, 2016 23:04