Headlines Tagged with South Carolina — 2,270 headlines found
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
The University of South Carolina's Columbia campus will go tobacco-free Jan. 1, school president Harris Pastides announced last week, and its Beaufort branch might follow suit. The main campus will join at least 10 other schools in South Carolina -- the
Aug 16, 2013 (Hilton Head, SC) Island Packet
added Aug 17, 2013 13:50
Per the S.C. Tobacco Free Collaborative: "The Tobacco-Free Collaborative does not call for a statewide smokefree law at this time, nor at any time in the past. We do support individual community-based smoke-free efforts."
Aug 15, 2013 Columbia (SC) Star
added Aug 15, 2013 17:36
If you are interested in a fine cigar accompanied by a glass of beer or wine, Bluffton is now the place to be. Town Council on Tuesday amended its smoking rules to allow tobacco stores to sell beer and wine but not liquor.
Jul 16, 2013 (Hilton Head, SC) Island Packet
added Jul 17, 2013 16:18
[Missouri, South Carolina] LAUDERDALE: One of these days, we, too, will have smoke-free parks and beaches
A good idea went up in smoke Tuesday night in Beaufort. City Council said no to a suggestion from town staff that smoking be banned in city parks. ... But someone has already taken his alleged right to smoke cigarettes in a public park all the way to th
Jul 11, 2013 (Hilton Head, SC) Island Packet
added Jul 12, 2013 08:30
City Council in January passed a ban on smoking in public places and places of employment, giving businesses until today to get ready for the new law.
Jul 1, 2013 Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added Jul 1, 2013 14:35
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
There are at least four e-cigarette stores in the Charleston area: Ecigs Charleston, with two locations, Pleasant Ecigs and Charleston Electronic Cigarettes. The latter two opened in the past month in Mount Pleasant and West Ashley, respectively. Two sto
Jun 30, 2013 Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added Jun 30, 2013 11:54
The city of Beaufort is considering tightening up rules for public parks, including banning smoking and clarifying how pets and their owners should behave.
Jun 27, 2013 (Hilton Head, SC) Island Packet
added Jun 27, 2013 14:18
Town Council tentatively approved a provision for "cigar bars," tobacco shops that would be allowed to sell beer and wine while patrons smoked. The amendment would allow only cigars -- not cigarettes. The proposal was made at the request of Councilman Te
Jun 16, 2013 (Hilton Head, SC) Island Packet
added Jun 16, 2013 12:16