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[Tennessee] Commonwealth Brands bails on Goodlettsville HQ

Nashville (TN) Business Journal
added May 7, 2011 00:00
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[Tennessee] Phil Everly's widow shares the pain of his COPD death

When they met, Phil was a chain smoker, but he eventually quit in 2001. "Seven years of nagging, I finally got through to him," she said. "That's a long time to be nagged."...Genetics and smoking are often causes of COPD, but the disease can and does occ
The Tennessean
added Oct 31, 2014 20:58
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[Tennessee] Rutherford, Sumner, other jails allow e-cigarettes

Jails in Tennessee — including Sumner and Rutherford counties — are allowing inmates to smoke electronic cigarettes behind bars to help pacify what can be a rowdy population, but also as a revenue source. These disposable e-cigarettes, which usually cost
The Tennessean
added May 5, 2014 21:55
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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] 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] GOBER: Fresh and Fit: Four types of smokers

Overall, any kind of smoking can become problematic for your health, whether you’re only a social smoker or you’re Don Draper. No cigarette is without risk, and all smoking increases your risk of deadly diseases. However, it is important to be informed a
Nooga.com
added Jul 29, 2013 12:10
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[Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia] Tobacco-Control Policies in Tobacco-Growing States: Where TobaccoWas King [FREE FULL TEXT]

Master Settlement Agreement,...the 2004 tobacco-quota buyout, and the companies’ increasing use of foreign tobacco led to a rift between the companies and tobacco farmers.  In 2003, the first comprehensive smoke-free local law was passed in a major tobac
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Sep 13, 2015 13:40
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[Tennessee] Country singer shot dead in Nashville bar after owner catches him smoking

A country music singer was shot dead inside a Tennessee bar after the owner spotted the man lighting a cigarette in a non-smoking section over the weekend, authorities said.
New York Daily News
added Nov 25, 2013 12:13
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[Tennessee] Roberts: Dark days ahead for smokers

I must say that smokers have brought all their problems upon themselves. Before the Non-Smokers Protection Act of 2007, very few smokers paused to ask, "Do you mind if I smoke?" ... The health dangers are so certain that even doctors who try to present
Chattanooga (TN) Times & Free Press
added Aug 20, 2013 05:34
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[Tennessee] Dollar General embraces tobacco, 'a dying category'

Goodlettsville-based Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG) will soon sell cigarettes and tobacco products at its more than 10,000 stores, WPLN 90.3 FM reports.
Nashville (TN) Business Journal
added Dec 12, 2012 12:19
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