Headlines Tagged with Kentucky — 5,267 headlines found
Kentucky growers say the new rules will result in a de facto ban on burley because it's routinely mixed with other flavorings and ingredients to alter the taste.
Oct 8, 2013 McClatchy Newspapers
added Oct 8, 2013 13:36
the payment from Tantus Tobacco LLC in a news release Tuesday. Tantus admitted that in 2008, it sold cigarettes to Charles Wells, a distributor in Hopkinsville, but helped create false documentation that it had sold the cigarettes to Jerry Burke, a whole
Aug 12, 2014 Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
added Aug 12, 2014 15:53
Dark-fired tobacco is one of the nation's oldest and richest cash crops, and notoriously precarious. The new five-episode series TOBACCO WARS takes an unfiltered look inside the lives of fourth and fifth generation Adairville, Ky. farmers who BET everyth
Apr 14, 2014 BroadwayWorld.com
added Apr 14, 2014 13:05
U. S. District Judge Joseph McKinley, Jr. has scheduled a hearing for March 25th in Bowling Green on a request by Tantus Tobacco of Russell Springs for a temporary injunction against the U. S. Treasury Department. The dispute centers on whether Tantus pro
Mar 17, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Mar 18, 2014 02:30
"It's died. It's dead," Rep. Susan Westrom, a Lexington Democrat, said of House Bill 173. "I've been told there aren't enough votes and we're just going to have to wait until next year. That came from the Governor's Office."
Mar 6, 2014 Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added Mar 7, 2014 02:40
a scheme to sell more than $12 million in cigarettes online and avoid paying Kentucky taxes on the smokes. Israel Chavez, 48, admitted in federal court in Louisville that he used two companies, Chavez, Inc., and Cigarettes Direct to You, to buy cigarette
Apr 29, 2013 Huntington (WV) Herald-Dispatch
added Apr 30, 2013 22:19
A tobacco distributor closely watched by federal agents for a decade along with two relatives were charged in Kentucky with using phony invoices to avoid paying taxes on millions of dollars' worth of cigarettes sold in several states.
Oct 5, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Oct 6, 2012 05:53
Yesterday’s tobacco farmer might be tomorrow’s “e-cig entrepreneur.” But swift regulation by the Food and Drug Administration now can help ensure that pockets of the American economy do not, once again, become dependent on nicotine.
Jan 3, 2014 Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added Jan 3, 2014 18:58
A Kentucky woman, driving what she calls a "Liberty Van" around the country, made a stop in Little Rock today. Since 2005, Lynda Farley parked a pro-smoking van in front of 48 state capitols. Signs, posters and statues decorate the van which is promotin
Aug 11, 2013 KLRT Fox 16 (Little Rock, AR)
added Aug 22, 2013 09:52
Four Christian County tobacco farmers went to Frankfort on Wednesday to lobby lawmakers against raising the state tax on cigarettes.
Feb 23, 2013 Kentucky New Era
added Feb 23, 2013 21:59