Headlines Tagged with Mississippi — 2,431 headlines found
Smoking could be banned in all public buildings in Pascagoula -- including bars and restaurants -- with a non-smoking ordinance facing a vote today by the City Council. The comprehensive ban that's on the agenda would apply to all restaurants, bars, stor
Jun 18, 2013 Biloxi (MS) Sun Herald
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May 18, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added May 18, 2013 11:35
McComb selectmen voted 5-0 Tuesday to strike down an ordinance that would ban smoking in all public workplaces in the city.Â The Mississippi Tobacco Free Coalition proposed the ordinance after the organization conducted an air quality study in several M
May 17, 2013 McComb (MS) Enterprise-Journal
added May 18, 2013 11:29
Two Kentucky men and a tobacco company have been indicted for their alleged involvement in the trafficking of contraband cigarettes. .... accused of wire fraud and conspiring to sell cigarettes through Mississippi to avoid paying federal and state taxe
May 15, 2013 Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger
added May 17, 2013 10:09
McComb selectmen voted 5-0 Tuesday to strike down an ordinance that would ban smoking in all public workplaces in the cit
May 16, 2013 McComb (MS) Enterprise-Journal
added May 16, 2013 16:39
The McComb Board of Selectmen has heard from local residents on a proposal to broaden the city's no smoking ordinance. ... However, smoking is permitted in restaurants that have a bar with a separate ventilation system.
Apr 26, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Apr 26, 2013 21:39
Three people showed up to the hearing on smoking ordinances at the senior center Thursday night. The city is making efforts to gather residents' input to reach a decision on whether to pass a local smoke-free ordinance in Pascagoula.
Apr 19, 2013 Biloxi (MS) Sun Herald
added Apr 19, 2013 14:34
The question of smoking or non-smoking may not be necessary in Pascagoula in the near future. The City Council is considering a no-smoking ordinance and has scheduled hearings next week to gather residents' input on smoke-free policies.
Apr 12, 2013 Biloxi (MS) Sun Herald
added Apr 14, 2013 13:07
Pascagoula's City Council is considering a no-smoking ordinance. Two public hearings have been scheduled this month to gather information and opinions on such an ordinance, which could affect workplaces, restaurants and bars.
Apr 13, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Apr 14, 2013 12:31
A federal appeals court panel on Friday upheld the conviction of Richard "Dickie" Scruggs, one of Mississippi's most prominent attorneys before going to prison on judicial corruption charges.
Apr 12, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Apr 13, 2013 08:33