Headlines Tagged with Mississippi — 2,439 headlines found
Friars Point just passed a comprehensive smoking ban. In exchange, theyâ€™re getting a $5,000 grant from the Mississippi Department of Health to be used for health promotion.
Dec 19, 2013 Clarksdale (MS) Press Register
added Dec 23, 2013 12:29
Public health advocates are preparing to ask the city to snuff out smoking in public places, including restaurants, bars and casinos. Smoke-free Mississippi advocate Tasha Taylor said she will meet with the Vicksburg Board of Mayor and Aldermen March 25.
Mar 19, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Mar 19, 2013 13:18
BILOXI -- It didn't take legislation, just customer feedback for the management of Beau Rivage Resort & Casino to decide to end smoking in its hotel rooms. For guests who stay in one of the 95 suites, smoking is still optional. Smoking is prohibited in
Jan 28, 2013 Biloxi (MS) Sun Herald
added Jan 29, 2013 16:48
I am a partly-reformed smoker. Three or four weekends a year, when on what I designate as "guy trips" with other smokers, I indulge. As it further happens, I am an Ole Miss alum. And a few years ago, one of those guy trips was to Oxford with my best fri
Jan 8, 2013 Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger
added Jan 8, 2013 05:25
Mississippi Department of Corrections officials say the policy covers any building, grounds and prisons operated by the agency.
Jul 1, 2012 WDSU NewsChannel 6 (New Orleans, LA)
added Jul 1, 2012 20:17
May 19, 2012 Mississippi Press
added May 19, 2012 10:54
Mar 16, 2012 WLWT-5 (Cincinnatti, OH)
added Mar 17, 2012 00:00
in 2013 4.1 percent of middle school students were current smokers, a decrease of over 20 percent from 1998. “It is great news to know that students in Mississippi are making good choices about their health,” said Keetha Mosley, project director of the M
Nov 15, 2016 Webster (MS) Progress-Times
added Nov 16, 2016 18:33
As of June 2016, there are 121 100% smoke-free communities in Mississippi. Find out the latest on the state's smoke-free cities and policies at mstobaccodata.org.
Jun 1, 2016 Mississippi State Department of Health
added Jul 6, 2016 02:01
Although the payments to the state are supposed to continue as long as the tobacco defendants are in business, the winnings were often expressed in easy-to-digest terms: Mississippi would receive about $4 billion over the first 25 years. In 1999, legisl
Jun 19, 2016 Corinth (MS) Daily Corinthian
added Jun 19, 2016 11:11