Headlines Tagged with South Carolina — 2,277 headlines found
Do government policies geared toward reducing smoking tobacco really work? If so, will those policies drive more people to use vaporized nicotine products, such as “e-cigs?” And is that necessarily a good thing from a public health standpoint? Those are
Jun 2, 2016 Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added Jun 2, 2016 17:01
The old South Carolina tobacco town of Conway, where for decades tobacco auctions were held, is not quite ready to pass a smoking ban. Media outlets report that city council was expected to give final approval to a public smoking ban Tuesday. But council
Jan 21, 2015 AP - Associated Press
added Jan 21, 2015 10:32
Coastal Carolina University is gearing up for the official launch of its tobacco-free initiative Aug. 1, but the new policy began changing lives soon after it was announced in January.
Jun 19, 2014 Myrtle Beach (SC) Sun News
added Jun 19, 2014 10:50
Ness Motley is the law firm whose partnership will collect the most in tobacco fees. For these lawyers who already had just about everything they wanted, what has the tobacco money bought?
Aug 22, 2013 AmericanLawyer.com
added Aug 23, 2013 01:55
AS MORE AND more of the nation has acted to protect employees from being poisoned on the job, our Legislature has steadfastly refused to adopt smoke-free workplace laws. Lawmakers argue that whether to ban smoking should be left to business owners — and i
Aug 18, 2013 Columbia (SC) State
added Aug 18, 2013 11:43
As a 20-year resident of Halsey Street and a graduate of MUSC, I feel sad that MUSC and Roper Hospital have elected to turn Cannon Park and its adjacent streets into an ashtray for their employees and contractors who smoke.
May 18, 2013 Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added May 18, 2013 22:51
[South Carolina] Charleston approves outdoor smoking ban for streets and sidewalks in the hospital district
When Charleston's downtown hospital campuses went smoke-free, smokers took to the streets, but now those public spaces will be off-limits as well.
Jan 9, 2013 Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added Jan 9, 2013 11:47
Within 30 days by law the owners of Wolf Track Inn off Highway 61 will have to implement a new no smoking policy, post no smoking signs, and tell customers who want to smoke to go outside. Wolf Track says they'll spend the time before the smoking ban goe
Sep 5, 2012 WCSC Television (Charleston, SC)
added Sep 6, 2012 07:07
Smokers who want to light up will have to step outside the boundaries of the Labor Day Family Fun Festival in Simpsonville.
Aug 24, 2012 Greenville (SC) News
added Aug 25, 2012 04:42
A proposal to require all public housing properties in the nation to become smoke-free indoors in 2017 is receiving mixed reviews from Spartanburg residents. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development rule would require a ban on all lit smokin
Sep 29, 2016 Spartanburg (SC) Herald-Journal
added Sep 29, 2016 18:46