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[Tennessee] The only one who voted FOR smoking at Ascend Amphitheater

His grandfather handed him a Marlboro and a brass Zippo lighter when he was 9. Robert Swope has been smoking ever since. And the freshman Metro councilman doesn’t apologize for it.
The Tennessean
added May 22, 2016 19:45
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[Tennessee] Highlands Residential looking at smoke-free policy

Complaints about secondhand smoke and previous incidents involving smoking and oxygen tanks has led officials with Highlands Residential Services to look at implementing a smoke-free policy. The agency’s board of directors will be looking at a rough draf
Cookeville (TN) Herald Citizen
added May 20, 2016 18:35
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[Tennessee] Smokers will soon be unable to light up at Ascend Amphitheater

A bill to ban smoking at the new outdoor downtown Nashville venue passed its third reading Tuesday night with the Metro Council. It means smoking is no longer allowed at Ascend Amphitheater.
WKRN-TV Ch. 2 (Nashville, TN)
added May 18, 2016 18:54
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[Tennessee] E-cigarette, cigar lovers say new rules will wipe out 'the little guy'

"There are 400,000 people dying from tobacco illnesses, and this is the one product that is helping them quit," said Dimitris Agrafiotis, executive director of the Tennessee Smoke Free Association, a non-profit group representing many of the state's e-ci
Chattanooga (TN) Times & Free Press
added May 6, 2016 11:14
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[Tennessee] Cigarette Odor! Butt Out Of Nashville!

At SERVPRO of Belle Meade, we know how invasive that cigarette odor can be and we know how to give it the boot. We have a few deodorization methods we can employ based on the complexity and severity of the situation.
Nashville.com
added May 2, 2016 04:20
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[Tennessee] Burley Tobacco Provided A Sustaining Legacy To Greene County

Tobacco is considered to be the most revered cash crop in the United States' history. As early as 1612, colonists of the New World, more specifically, John Rolfe, grew the first commercial crop of tobacco on small Jamestown Island in Eastern Virginia. Tob
Greeneville (TN) Sun
added Mar 21, 2016 01:55
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[Tennessee] Tobacco Has Changed, And So Have Our Communities

Greeneville was part of the Southern Railway Empire. The town boasted both commercial and industrial growth throughout the early 1900s, primarily due to the influence of the tobacco. In addition, Andrew Johnson, the17th president of the United States, was
Greeneville (TN) Sun
added Mar 21, 2016 01:53
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[Tennessee] Bill to raise smoking age fails in House committee

An effort to raise the age for purchasing and using tobacco in Tennessee from 18 to 21 was halted in a House committee on Tuesday. A bill, sponsored by Rep. Bob Ramsey, R-Maryville, failed to receive a motion when it was discussed in the House Agricultu
The Tennessean
added Mar 15, 2016 22:53
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[Tennessee] When the smoke clears ($$)

more than two dozen vapor and e-cigarette retailers have sprung up in Memphis over the last 3 years. But will this hot new industry get snuffed out by new government regulation?
Memphis (TN) Business Journal
added Mar 5, 2016 03:38
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[Tennessee] The week ahead: Erin Andrews-related bill, Medicaid expansion

would cut off sales to those younger than 21. Current law allows anyone 18 or older to purchase tobacco or e-cigarettes, but a bill sponsored by Sen. Jim Tracy and Rep. Bob Ramsey would change that. Although the bill has not moved yet in the Senate, it
The Tennessean
added Feb 29, 2016 21:06
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