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[North Carolina] 'Life on the Hollar Farm' honors family history

Cleve Hollar has written a book about growing up on a Yadkin County tobacco farm.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 24, 2016 15:35
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[North Carolina] Ask SAM: Is tobacco still grown in Forsyth County?

about 800 acres are producing tobacco in Forsyth County “Since tobacco has gone contract, finding hard figures on grower and acreage numbers is very difficult,” he said. “Most of Forsyth’s tobacco would be produced around Belews Creek and Union Cross. The
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 18, 2016 11:34
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[North Carolina] Reynolds board has another BAT representative change; Robert Lerwill resigns

The turnover on Reynolds American Inc.’s board of directors continues with another of British American Tobacco Ltd.’s five representatives leaving. Robert Lerwill notified Reynolds on Monday that he was resigning, effective immediately. The company liste
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 16, 2016 19:10
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[North Carolina] Youth traditional cigarette, e-cig rates trend in opposite directions

The North Carolina survey found that 16.8 percent of high-schoolers had used an e-cig and vaporizer, 3.5 percent a hookah product and 3.1 percent a little cigar. Anti-smoking advocates say the rise in e-cig use requires more context than the CDC and anti
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 10, 2016 12:46
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[North Carolina] Brunswick County board of commissioners passes smoking ban, delays decision on rule changes for temporary farmer's markets, stands

The Park Tobacco Use Policy was unanimously approved. The newly approved policy places a ban on tobacco products, which includes electronic cigarettes and vaping, throughout the Brunswick County parks system.
Wilmington (NC) Star-News
added Jun 9, 2016 16:51
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[North Carolina] Brunswick County board of commissioners passes smoking ban, delays decision on rule changes for temporary farmer's markets, stands

The Park Tobacco Use Policy was unanimously approved. The newly approved policy places a ban on tobacco products, which includes electronic cigarettes and vaping, throughout the Brunswick County parks system. Dr. Richard Crane, a Brunswick County doct
Wilmington (NC) Star-News
added Jun 7, 2016 13:05
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[North Carolina] ECU, UNC study shows strong support for raising age to purchase tobacco products

There is strong support in all regions of the United States for raising the legal age of tobacco sales, according to a national survey conducted by researchers from East Carolina University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Greenville (NC) Daily Reflector
added Jun 2, 2016 20:37
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[North Carolina] E-cig sales experience rebound as MarkTen styles gain traction

Bonnie Herzog, an analyst with Wells Fargo Securities, said Tuesday that e-cig sales rose 3.2 percent over the past four weeks ending May 21. She said the increase was “driven entirely by” MarkTen XL styles, made by Altria Group Inc. subsidiary NuMark.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 1, 2016 20:56
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[North Carolina] Adult smoking rate drops to another historic low of 15.1 percent in 2015

Even with the decreasing adult smoking rates, Henrico County-based Philip Morris USA, R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. and ITG Brands LLC continue to show quarterly and annual revenue gains, in part through per-pack list price increases to distributors that are
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added May 29, 2016 14:54
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[North Carolina] Reynolds executives express optimism, rather than gloom, with new FDA rules

During a London presentation... Cameron said she was pleased with the FDA’s tone and language with the new rules, particularly the FDA’s recognition “that vapor products can play an important role in reducing the harm caused by smoking.”
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 29, 2016 14:31
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