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[South Carolina] POLAND: 'Fields of death' are on the decline across our state

can we admit that a field of tobacco is a beautiful sight, though a deadly one and a vanishing one, like so much smoke dissipating. You'll see fewer fields of tobacco in times to come. Its day has come and gone. But if you still smoke? Well, the odds ar
The Sumter (SC) Item
added Aug 26, 2018 20:59
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South Carolina could be doing more to reduce cancer, study finds

In this year’s report, South Carolina also scored red for smoke-free laws, tobacco prevention funding... “Our cigarette tax is the sixth-lowest in the country and the tax on other tobacco products also ranks at the bottom,” she said. “While 64 cities and
Greenville (SC) News
added Aug 20, 2018 15:48
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[South Carolina] A 250-Year-Old Plantation Hits the Market for $9.5 Million

“The [Waddell] family only came there on weekends to shoot, when duck season was on,” Constance says. “It needed a lot of love.” The house reeked of tobacco smoke (the walls and ceilings had tobacco smoke stains), and the plaster walls were flaking.
Bloomberg News
added Aug 2, 2018 23:44
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[South Carolina] Charleston public housing braces for challenges as it goes smoke-free

When the nation’s public housing goes smoke-free next week, the Charleston Housing Authority admits it will be struggling with how to enforce the ban even after adopting its own no-smoking policy last fall. Don Cameron, executive director of the Charles
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added Jul 25, 2018 22:57
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[South Carolina] HUD: Public housing must become smoke-free by July 31

According to a news release from the S.C. Tobacco-Free Collaborative, a statewide assembly of leading health organizations, community coalitions and businesses committed to eliminating the toll of tobacco use in South Carolina, nearly 30,000 public housi
The Sumter (SC) Item
added Jul 10, 2018 17:44
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[South Carolina] Smoking bans inevitable, but what of vapes?

In Orangeburg, the city would extend “no smoking” to include sites such as Centennial Park, the Chapel of Hope, Duncan Street Park and Rosa Parks Playground. In Charleston, the new ordinance would prohibit smoking in all of the city’s 120 parks. In bot
AP - Associated Press
added May 21, 2018 15:05
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[South Carolina] Freedom to light up in some SC parks will go up in smoke if city council approves ban

Depending on the outcome of a vote Tuesday, smoking could be outlawed in hundreds of public parks in South Carolina. The Charleston City Council is expected to vote on an ordinance proposing to ban all smoking in the city parks. That would include e-cig
Columbia (SC) State
added May 7, 2018 16:26
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[South Carolina] Ordinance aims to ban smoking at Charleston city parks

120 parks,1800 acres and not a cigarette among them is the aim of an ordinance before Charleston City Council. This ordinance is similar to ones already in place at MUSC, College of Charleston, and the Citadel. The ban would include both traditional an
WCBD-TV2 (Mt. Pleasant, SC)
added May 7, 2018 16:20
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[South Carolina] Charleston to consider smoking ban in city parks

Supporters say the move is the next step after similar bans were approved in workplaces, at the Medical University of South Carolina, the College of Charleston and The Citadel. The city's website says Charleston has 120 parks with about 1,800 total acre
Charlotte (NC) Observer
added May 6, 2018 00:58
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[South Carolina] Orangeburg City Council moving ahead with smoking ban

Council gave first of three required readings to the ban on Tuesday night. The vote was 5-2, with Councilmen Charlie Jernigan and Richard Stroman voting in opposition. The ordinance would prohibit smoking in public places including Centennial Park, Chap
Orangeburg (SC) Times & Democrat
added May 6, 2018 00:57
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