Headlines Tagged with Tennessee — 2,046 headlines found
[Tennessee] Chattanooga landlords move to ban smoking in rental units amid growing concerns of 'third hand' smoke
with about 1,400 new apartments in the pipeline for Chattanooga, it's a trend that could soon sweep through the Scenic City. "Secondhand smoke is more than a nuisance, it is a health hazard," Frick said. "And in an apartment building, there is shared air
Jul 21, 2013 Chattanooga (TN) Times & Free Press
added Jul 21, 2013 05:02
Owners and managers of rental housing can benefit from going smoke-free. First, most people don't smoke and renters want smoke-free housing. Second, cleaning costs are lower when you do not have to scrub, paint and replace items that smell like smoke or
May 31, 2013 The Tennessean
added May 31, 2013 12:11
Fire investigators believe a cigarette started the fire that killed a husband and wife in Henry County.
Mar 1, 2013 NewsChannel 5 (Nashville, TN)
added Mar 2, 2013 01:13
About $50,000 in tobacco and a $10,000 trailer were stolen from Balthrop's farm on Thomasville Road in Chapmansboro during the early morning hours of Jan. 8. Authorities have charged Terry Stewart, 55, and Michael Gupton, 32, who both live on Highway 12
Jan 15, 2013 The Tennessean
added Jan 16, 2013 05:32
East Ridge council members is expected to vote tonight on a total tobacco ban on its property, including Camp Jordan and other parks, City Hall and fire and police facilities.
Jun 28, 2012 Chattanooga (TN) Times & Free Press
added Jun 28, 2012 13:37
Re" Roy Exum column on smoking bans: . . . How do you or any other smoker feel that it is your right to determine when and how much smoke is to be inhaled by others around you?
Jun 17, 2012 Chattanoogan.com
added Jun 18, 2012 09:33
[Tennessee] Well, that changes things: Nashville Farmers' Market's no-smoking policy comes as a surprise to new overseers
May 25, 2012 The Tennessean
added May 28, 2012 14:52
Townsend was one of four local high school students who recently met with Hamilton County Commissioners Sabrena Smedley and Chester Bankston to show their support for a more comprehensive tobacco-free policy for all Hamilton County schools. "I was very
Feb 25, 2018 Chattanooga (TN) Times & Free Press
added Feb 25, 2018 16:38
The current smoking rate in Tennessee — 22.1 percent of adults use cigarettes — gives it the eighth highest rate of smoking prevalence in the nation. In Alabama and Georgia, 21.5 percent and 17.9 percent of adults, respectively, are smokers.
Feb 11, 2018 Chattanooga (TN) Times & Free Press
added Feb 11, 2018 19:03
Local governments would have the option to regulate smoking more strictly than state law under a new bill sponsored by Rep. Bob Ramsey, R-Maryville. “As written today, state law is ignoring the will of the people in local communities who desire smoke-fr
Feb 9, 2018 Maryville (TN) Daily Times
added Feb 10, 2018 02:27