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Tennessee Teens Talk Tobacco program

The Tennessee Teens Talk Tobacco (T4) is a program to empower teens to use their influence to create social change, educate peers and influence younger youth on the dangers of tobacco. The program equips teams to utilize peer-to-peer education to encoura
Athens (TN) Daily Post-Athenian
added Feb 16, 2017 15:18
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[Tennessee] CTS unveils bus wrapped in anti-smoking messages

a CTS bus wrapped in several huge anti-smoking messages. The “rolling billboard” offers slogans and graphics of athletes that are targeted at teen-agers, and make the case that tobacco use is a losing game. One side of the bus proclaims, “Don’t Let Toba
Clarksville (TN) Leaf Chronicle
added Nov 21, 2016 23:46
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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] 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] Cigarette tax idea sparks talk at Hamilton County Commission

Graham had multiple objections — from the proposal initially being made in a private meeting to the unfairness of taxing cigarettes but not other tobacco products, to the harm the tax would do to people and small merchants in his district and his constit
Chattanooga (TN) Times & Free Press
added Oct 15, 2015 09:13
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[Tennessee] Gate City students file lawsuit against assistant principal

Qualls' lawsuit alleges that during the game Roberts angrily and intentionally and with actual malice confronted both Gillespie and Qualls, accusing them of drinking alcohol and using smokeless tobacco.
Kingsport (TN) Times-News
added Oct 2, 2014 19:14
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[Tennessee] Young Tennesseans to protest tobacco

Maury County youngsters will join thousands of peers across the country taking part in Kick Butts Day on Thursday. This national day of activism empowers children and teenagers to be leaders in efforts to stop youth tobacco use. The theme for Kick Butts
Columbia (TN) Daily Herald
added Mar 20, 2014 13:46
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[Tennessee] Georgia university system to consider tobacco ban on campuses

With the exception of the smoking hut Wilson visits, Dalton State is a tobacco-free campus. In a 2008 survey at the school, 67 percent of participants voted for the ban, which includes smokeless forms of tobacco.
Chattanooga (TN) Times & Free Press
added Jan 21, 2014 03:14
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[Tennessee] Board may add 'no vaping' to tobacco-free schools policy

A quick trip through the parking lots of area high schools will reveal that many of those there have the electronic cigarette devices on a chain or holder around their necks or in their hands. But parents who purchase the devices for their teens or busin
Tullahoma (TN) News
added Jan 17, 2014 10:45
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[Tennessee] E-Cigarettes Become Popular Holiday Gifts

But while these customers puff up, some federal agencies aren't so sure about the new devices. The FDA's website explains that the safety of e-cigarettes have not been fully studied. Consumers of e-Cigarette products currently have no way of knowing: "
WTVC NewsChannel 9 (Chattanooga, TN)
added Dec 20, 2013 19:07
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