Headlines Tagged with Tennessee — 2,040 headlines found
A trio of University of Tennessee Health Science Center professors has won almost $4 million in grant funding to pursue studies...one focused on a look at tobacco use by military recruits. Two of the three faculty members are working on that one.
Dec 13, 2016 Memphis (TN) Daily News
added Jun 22, 2017 17:45
says work with his local trade association on a seemingly innocuous bill made a huge difference...health organizations began to back the bill because higher prices could dampen tobacco sales—something they could get behind, LeRoy says. While raising price
Dec 13, 2016 Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Dec 13, 2016 23:32
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
Nov 21, 2016 Clarksville (TN) Leaf Chronicle
added Nov 21, 2016 23:46
eighth annual Cigar and Beer Fest welcomes approximately 100 commercial breweries...chance to sample and purchase beers as well as buy cigars. There will also be a live demonstration of cigar rolling from a Cuban cigar vendor who goes by “Cigar Willy,” ac
Oct 20, 2016 Jackson (TN) Sun
added Oct 22, 2016 20:27
[Tennessee] SELENA GOMEZ CAUGHT SMOKING OUTSIDE OF REHAB FACILITY WITH A BANDAGED HAND, IS THE POP SINGER OKAY?
was photographed outside of her rehab facility in Tennessee smoking a cigarette with a bandaged up hand. How long will the recovering star stay out of the spotlight?
Oct 18, 2016 Inquisitr
added Oct 18, 2016 19:00
[Tennessee] Benton Arts and Heritage Day to feature Memory Mile Walk in honor of those lost to tobacco
The Polk County Health Council invites you to walk the Memory Mile in honor or memory of a loved who currently has, or you have lost due to a smoking/tobacco-related condition such as heart disease, stroke, and lung cancer.
Oct 17, 2016 Polk County (TN) News
added Oct 17, 2016 18:13
The signs are going up. Now, Power of Putnam’s youth ambassadors are waiting for the smoke to clear. “They’re attractive signs, and they send a positive message,” Cookeville Leisure Services Director Rick Woods said of the anti-drug coalition’s initiativ
Aug 15, 2016 Cookeville (TN) Herald Citizen
added Aug 16, 2016 01:24
James Puffenbarger, who manages the Johnson City-based Iron Horse Vapors and More, said the regulations are too heavy-handed and will likely put Iron Horse and its business peers out of operation in the upcoming years. “They’re pretty much trying to shu
Aug 9, 2016 Johnson City (TN) Press
added Aug 15, 2016 01:19
convicted of tax fraud Monday after failing to declare a windfall of more than $300,000 he made buying and then reselling cigarette tax stamps after voting to hike their price. State Rep. Joe Armstrong faces up to three years in prison and a fine of up t
Aug 8, 2016 AP - Associated Press
added Aug 8, 2016 20:40
lawmakers raised cigarette taxes to 62 cents per pack in 2007, one veteran representative wanted even more, saying it "should have been a dollar." Prosecutors say that was part of Rep. Joe Armstrong's elaborate scheme not to raise revenue or curb smoking
Aug 3, 2016 AP - Associated Press
added Aug 3, 2016 15:21