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[Tennessee] Dyer County campaign against secondhand smoke

This one focused on smokers who “light up” with children in their car. The Dyer County Health Department campaign, funded through a Tobacco Settlement Grant, is scheduled to run through May 2016. The Health Department’s unique approach was definitely g
WREG-TV (Memphis, TN)
added May 20, 2015 23:42
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[Tennessee] All About Abby: Why are many smokers so rude?

All About Abby Question of the Week: Do you think smokers need to be more respectful of others when smoking outside in public places? Why or why not?
Johnson City (TN) Press
added May 19, 2015 14:48
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[Tennessee] County health dept. begins new anti-tobacco campaign

A billboard with the message "Children prefer the non-smoking section - keep your car smoke free," has popped up along Forrest Street and Highway 51. The billboard, which is sponsored by the Dyer County Health Department, targets individuals who are expo
Dyersburg (TN) State Gazette
added May 19, 2015 03:06
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[Tennessee] MNPS Awards Sponsored by Biggest U.S. Cigarette Manufacturer (Updated)

Metro Nashville Public Schools* will host its fifth annual Academies of Nashville Awards on Monday...sponsored by Altria....Marc Hill, of the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce, tweets that "Academies of Nashville Awards is a Nashville Chamber event, not
Nashville (TN) Scene
added May 15, 2015 09:44
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VIDEO: Smokers, pony up or kick the habit as Tennessee law will boost cigarette prices over three years

Tennessee smokers will begin paying more for cigarettes on July 1 under a bill signed into law last week by Gov. Bill Haslam. The 15 cents-per-pack increase is the first of three that will total 35 cents by July 1, 2017.
Chattanooga (TN) Times & Free Press
added May 14, 2015 09:55
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Cigarette prices in Tennessee to increase beginning July 1

The change is technically not a tax hike. What lawmakers have done is increase the minimum price markup over retailers' "cost of doing business" for buying and selling a 20-cigarette pack.
Memphis (TN) Commercial Appeal
added May 11, 2015 22:44
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[Tennessee] Breathe eCig Corp. Announces Initial Purchase Order From Knoxville Based Retail & Distribution Partner

Ampa, inclusive of its affiliate companies, owns and operates over 30 retail locations, a hospitality portfolio and has a distribution alliance that reaches over 300 unique retailers in the East Tennessee region spanning from Johnson City to Chattanooga.
PR Newswire
added Apr 29, 2015 13:25
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[Tennessee] Sheriff's Office suspends partnership with Georgia e-cigarette company

Rutherford County Sheriff's Office has suspended business operations with a Georgia-based electronic cigarette retailer, according to a RCSO spokeswoman. As of Tuesday, the Rutherford County Sheriff's Office suspended JailCigs from conducting business wi
Murfreesboro (TN) News-Journal
added Apr 14, 2015 01:24
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[Tennessee] Sheriff's family, deputy tied to company selling e-cigs to jail

Channel 4 has learned that the Rutherford County sheriff's family members own a company that sells e-cigarettes to the county jail.... Inmates in the Rutherford County Jail are allowed to mail order e-cigarettes from a company called JailCigs. JailCigs i
WSMV-TV NBC-4 (Nashville, TN)
added Apr 8, 2015 12:51
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[Tennessee] CASEY: I don't want to smell or see your butts

I’m not sure how it came about, but apparently, smokers are under the impression that their cigarettes are completely natural. Paper surrounding the tobacco comes from trees, the tobacco is farmed from the ground just like the filter which — I once was t
Johnson City (TN) Press
added Mar 26, 2015 09:54
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