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[North Carolina] Florence: Wading the miles in Fayetteville for love and cigarettes

Patrick Wolvin waded out in search of cigarettes. "My wife's sitting on the porch with a shotgun right now," he said. "Have you ever seen a woman who smokes when she's out of cigarettes?" Compared to that, Hurricane Florence and its aftermath never sto
Asheville (NC) Citizen-Times
added Sep 19, 2018 20:04
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[North Carolina] The Latest: Court ordered transfer of patients who drowned

it looks like damage to tobacco fields and barns could be the most costly. The Tobacco Growers Association of North Carolina estimates 100 million to 125 million pounds (45 to 57 million kilograms) of tobacco leaf could be damaged by flooding, winds and
Atlanta (GA) Journal-Constitution
added Sep 19, 2018 19:55
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[North Carolina] FORTSON: Tales taller than a tobacco plant

Ted paused from his brash taunts, sat down, inhaled deeply and quite innocently, blew a large cloud of vape smoke into my face—which immediately took my mind, and this column, in a different direction… Thank You For Smoking is a dark, satirical comedy ab
Black Mountain (NC) News
added Sep 19, 2018 19:52
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[North Carolina] Judge: Former shareholder groups must disclose holdings to Reynolds

An N.C. Business Court judge ruled last week in favor of Reynolds American Inc.’s request that certain former shareholder groups provide documents on their holdings...related to Reynolds’ $54.5 billion sale to British American Tobacco Plc
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Sep 19, 2018 18:53
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[North Carolina] Florence Floods Crop Fields, Washing Away Tobacco and Cotton

Some of the counties harder hit by Florence are located on the southern end of North Carolina’s largest tobacco growing region, said Matthew Vann, assistant professor and tobacco extension specialist at North Carolina State University. Other large tobacc
Bloomberg News
added Sep 18, 2018 03:48
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[North Carolina] FDA committee recommends moving forward with Camel Snus review

A scientific advisory committee of the [FDA] approved advancing the applications for six Camel Snus styles to the agency. The styles are Frost, Frost Large, Mellow, Mint, Robust and Winterchill. Snus, which became popular first in Sweden, are teabag-lik
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Sep 17, 2018 17:09
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[North Carolina] U.S. farmers scramble to harvest crops as hurricane looms

North Carolina’s corn crop was 43 percent harvested as of Sunday, while the type of tobacco most commonly grown in the state was 67 percent harvested, according to USDA data.
Reuters
added Sep 12, 2018 17:06
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[North Carolina] Hurricane Florence Heads for Tobacco Country

Tobacco crops in North Carolina, the top U.S. producer, are right in the projected path for Hurricane Florence, which threatens to cause plants to rot, whether they’re still in the fields or have already been harvested. Florence’s Category 4 winds are a
Bloomberg News
added Sep 11, 2018 21:24
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[North Carolina] Vaping devices prohibited in Forsyth County schools student code of conduct

“The AR has been amended to expand the definition of tobacco products as prohibited items, as well as identify vaping devices as prohibited items. The purpose of the change was to clarify and align the AR to current practice in schools, and has been the s
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Sep 9, 2018 20:17
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[North Carolina] Whitaker Park developer pursues Brownfields certification which allows state tax credits for cleaning up R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. campus buildings

When Reynolds opened Whitaker Park in 1961 at a cost of $32 million, it was considered the world’s largest and most modern cigarette-manufacturing plant. In today’s dollars, the plant would have cost $270.2 million to build, according to U.S. Bureau of L
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Aug 29, 2018 06:56
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