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[South Carolina] USC anti-smoking effort earns spot at White House ceremony

When health officials gather Friday at the White House to tout 50 years of progress against cigarette smoking, the higher education representative on the dais will be from the University of South Carolina. Gene Luna, associate vice president for student
Columbia (SC) State
added Jan 17, 2014 01:42
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[South Carolina] CCU Board of Trustees approves tobacco-free campus initiative

Coastal Carolina University Board of Trustees approved an initiative that will make its campus smoke and tobacco-free. This will include support programs and educational campaigns that will promote healthy living in general.
WMBF News (Myrtle Beach, SC)
added Dec 16, 2013 21:00
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[South Carolina] Coastal Carolina University to go smoke-free in 2014

Coastal Carolina University trustees approved an initiative to make the campus smoke-free and tobacco free Friday, according to a release from the university.
Myrtle Beach (SC) Sun News
added Dec 14, 2013 18:30
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[South Carolina] E-cigarettes raise concerns of teen addiction

Carol Reeves, executive director of Greenville Family Partnership, said many youths who never smoked before are using e-cigarettes. "They think it's cool and pleasurable. And they love the term 'vaping.' There's a whole culture around it," she said. "Wi
Greenville (SC) News
added Dec 11, 2013 15:33
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[South Carolina] Editorial: Smoking keeps declining in state

South Carolina's cigarette tax was 7 cents per pack ... there is recent, concrete data we can point to that show real, positive and expected effects from the cigarette tax increase; and that lend credibility to the other predicted effects.
Greenville (SC) News
added Dec 3, 2013 12:34
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[South Carolina] E-cigarettes banned in and around USCB campus buildings

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
(Hilton Head, SC) Island Packet
added Dec 3, 2013 11:46
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[South Carolina] 'Loosie' cigarette sales may be banned in Columbia

City Council’s public safety committee on Tuesday asked a staff attorney to draft an ordinance that would outlaw the sales, which usually are made at convenience stores in low income neighborhoods. The request for a ban originated with Councilwoman Tamei
Columbia (SC) State
added Nov 19, 2013 17:38
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[South Carolina] University seeks to ban tobacco use

The policy aims to prohibit “all forms of tobacco and smoke-related products, including but not limited to cigarettes, cigars, pipes, water pipes (hookah), kreteks, bidis, [electronic cigarettes], smokeless tobacco, chewing tobacco, snuff and any non-FDA
The Tiger (Clemson U.)
added Oct 25, 2013 22:35
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[South Carolina] 4 men plead guilty to conspiracy to traffic in $7.5 million in stolen cigarettes

Four South Carolina men have pleaded guilty in a conspiracy to traffic more than $7.5 million in stolen cigarettes. The guilty pleas were announced Tuesday by U.S. Attorney Bill Nettles. The four men are Moinuddin Patwary, 26, of Lexington; Syed Ahmed,
Greenville (SC) News
added Oct 3, 2013 03:44
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2013 South Carolina Tobacco Festival Schedule of Events

8 Kids Zone and Petting Zoo 5 Arts & Crafts & Other Cool Stuff ... 1 8 – 9:30am Gospel Singers 2 8:15am Smokin’ Fast 5K Race ... 1 11am –12pm Heritage Games & Tobacco Demonstrations
WBTW Channel 13 (Myrtle Beach, Florence SC)
added Sep 22, 2013 15:52
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