Headlines Tagged with Mississippi — 2,449 headlines found
Shelson says several organizations and even the state health department want to see more cities, like Tupelo, include e-cigarettes in their smoke free ordinances. For many cities, that means amending the policies already in place. "I don't think it's go
Aug 21, 2014 WLBT NBC3 (Jackson, MS)
added Aug 22, 2014 06:29
With the addition of Gautier and Southaven, 83 Mississippi cities have adopted similar ordinances so far.
Jun 11, 2014 WTVA (Tupelo, MS)
added Jun 11, 2014 13:56
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
A pack of Marlboros at a convenience store near the Mississippi Capitol costs about $4.99, which includes tax. If the Legislature chooses one possible option for a cigarette tax increase, the same pack could run $5.31. For a person who smokes a pack a d
Feb 26, 2018 AP - Associated Press
added Feb 26, 2018 22:43