Headlines Tagged with South Carolina — 2,257 headlines found
Tobacco use remains the number one cause of preventable death and disease in both South Carolina and the nation as a whole, according to South Carolina Tobacco Free Collaborative. Tobacco use costs South Carolina at least $4.25 billion each year. Annual
Nov 21, 2015 WMBF News (Myrtle Beach, SC)
added Nov 21, 2015 17:37
City Council decided 4-0 to postpone taking any action on a proposed citywide smoking ban...The ban would prohibit smoking, including the use of electronic cigarettes, at any workplace and within 15 feet of entrances.
Jan 13, 2015 Spartanburg (SC) Herald-Journal
added Jan 16, 2015 17:57
University South Carolina Beaufort is among them. The school's current policy bans the use of e-cigarettes in campus building and within 25 feet of them, according to Lindsey Logue, chairwoman of a USCB tobacco-free task force. E-cigs look like traditio
Dec 3, 2013 (Hilton Head, SC) Island Packet
added Dec 3, 2013 11:46
The ordinance prohibits smoking in any place of employment in the city, to include any vehicles used to transport the public. It does not include vehicles where the only person who uses the vehicle is a smoker.
Jul 1, 2013 WCBD-TV2 (Mt. Pleasant, SC)
added Jul 1, 2013 14:21
Ten weeks have passed since smoking was banned around the Medical University and Roper Hospital campuses, and it's apparent the smoking crowd has moved their habit a few blocks away.
May 17, 2013 Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added May 18, 2013 23:10
Smokeless tobacco tore into Gruen VonBehren’s face and split his tongue in half before he was old enough to vote.
Mar 6, 2013 Rock Hill (SC) Herald
added Mar 7, 2013 03:43
Most members of City Council appeared reluctant to support the ban when it was discussed at an October workshop. The issue was brought before council by Franklin Moore, who was elected earlier this year. The proposed ordinance would make it illegal to s
Dec 11, 2012 Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added Dec 11, 2012 20:15
Clemson University has established a task force of students, faculty and staff to make its campus tobacco free within two years. The task force will research the effect of a tobacco-free campus, define the specifics of a tobacco-free campus policy and pla
Oct 13, 2012 Anderson (SC) Independent-Mail
added Oct 14, 2012 02:41
Six people from South Carolina have pleaded guilty in federal court to charges of cigarette smuggling in several states. They were among more than a dozen people from several states who were arrested in November 2011 on charges of running or participati
Jun 16, 2012 Anderson (SC) Independent-Mail
added Jun 16, 2012 07:53
[North Carolina, South Carolina] Levine Cancer Institute Launches Nation's First Mobile Lung CT Unit to Improve Care for Region's Underserved and Rural Patients
Carolinas HealthCare System's Levine Cancer Institute, in partnership with Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation, Samsung and Frazer, designed and created the nation's first mobile lung unit with a computed tomography scanner
Mar 22, 2017 PR Newswire
added Mar 23, 2017 01:56