Headlines Tagged with Georgia — 2,570 headlines found
now the warehouse, which still smells of tobacco leaves and cigarette smoke, is becoming a hub for a sweeter crop: stevia. Approved for commercial use in the U.S. five years ago, stevia extracts are fast becoming the sugar substitute of choice for a popul
Oct 3, 2013 Business Week/Bloomberg
added Nov 15, 2013 02:56
One of our primary focuses at the Family Y is to promote healthy living within our community. As a member of the BreathEasy Augusta coalition, we believe there are no safe levels of smoking or second-hand smoke
Oct 10, 2013 Augusta (GA) Chronicle
added Oct 10, 2013 01:53
investigation of money handed out by a Centers for Disease Control program called Communities Putting Prevention to Work. Cause of Action says documents indicate that DeKalb County used funds it received â€œto support the adoption of a strengthened count
May 16, 2013 Atlanta (GA) Journal-Constitution
added May 16, 2013 16:43
The city is operating under state law, which bans smoking in public places where a child could be present but allows it in bars that do not admit anyone younger than 18. CoCo Rubio was against the proposed ordinance, but recently prohibited smoking in Sk
Mar 25, 2013 Augusta (GA) Chronicle
added Mar 25, 2013 17:19
Michael Eriksen, dean of Georgia State University's Institute of Public Health, will outline the global picture of tobacco usage and control at a federal meeting reviewing how the United States can partner with others to stop smoking and tobacco use arou
Jan 27, 2013 GlobalAtlanta
added Jan 27, 2013 22:53
Georgia State University has banned smoking and tobacco use on the majority of the Atlanta campus.
Oct 23, 2012 Atlanta (GA) Journal-Constitution
added Oct 23, 2012 15:33
Bartow County authorities arrested a man they say tried to sneak contraband to jail inmates in Cartersville.
Sep 14, 2012 Patch.org
added Sep 15, 2012 04:31
The Georgia Department of Public Health says 87 of the state's 181 school districts, or 48%, are on board. Under the policy, no student, staff member or school visitor is permitted to use any tobacco product or E-cigarette, at any time on school property
Sep 6, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Sep 6, 2012 15:40
Investigators have determined that a fire at filmmaker Tyler Perry's Atlanta studios was caused by careless smoking.
Aug 29, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Aug 29, 2012 04:03
Seven more people have pleaded guilty in Gwinnett County as part of a three-year investigation of an illegal tobacco ring.
Jul 25, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Jul 25, 2012 23:51