Headlines Tagged with Tennessee — 2,043 headlines found
A bill to ban smoking at the new outdoor downtown Nashville venue passed its third reading Tuesday night with the Metro Council. It means smoking is no longer allowed at Ascend Amphitheater.
May 17, 2016 WKRN-TV Ch. 2 (Nashville, TN)
added May 18, 2016 18:54
"There are 400,000 people dying from tobacco illnesses, and this is the one product that is helping them quit," said Dimitris Agrafiotis, executive director of the Tennessee Smoke Free Association, a non-profit group representing many of the state's e-ci
May 6, 2016 Chattanooga (TN) Times & Free Press
added May 6, 2016 11:14
At SERVPRO of Belle Meade, we know how invasive that cigarette odor can be and we know how to give it the boot. We have a few deodorization methods we can employ based on the complexity and severity of the situation.
May 2, 2016 Nashville.com
added May 2, 2016 04:20
Greeneville was part of the Southern Railway Empire. The town boasted both commercial and industrial growth throughout the early 1900s, primarily due to the influence of the tobacco. In addition, Andrew Johnson, the17th president of the United States, was
Mar 19, 2016 Greeneville (TN) Sun
added Mar 21, 2016 01:53
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
Mar 18, 2016 Greeneville (TN) Sun
added Mar 21, 2016 01:55
An effort to raise the age for purchasing and using tobacco in Tennessee from 18 to 21 was halted in a House committee on Tuesday. A bill, sponsored by Rep. Bob Ramsey, R-Maryville, failed to receive a motion when it was discussed in the House Agricultu
Mar 15, 2016 The Tennessean
added Mar 15, 2016 22:53
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?
Mar 4, 2016 Memphis (TN) Business Journal
added Mar 5, 2016 03:38
would cut off sales to those younger than 21. Current law allows anyone 18 or older to purchase tobacco or e-cigarettes, but a bill sponsored by Sen. Jim Tracy and Rep. Bob Ramsey would change that. Although the bill has not moved yet in the Senate, it
Feb 29, 2016 The Tennessean
added Feb 29, 2016 21:06
Of the thousands of heart and lung operations I have performed, the most common cause of the underlying disease in these patients was a single voluntary behavior: smoking. That tragedy is what Tennessee Quit Week (Feb. 22-28) is all about.
Feb 22, 2016 The Tennessean
added Feb 22, 2016 17:10
Rep. Jon Lundberg, (R) – District 1, says he’s sponsoring the legislation on behalf of the Kingsport YMCA, which is next door to the Kingsport Aquatic Center. Under current law, the lawmaker says cities and counties can ban the smoking of cigarettes and
Feb 19, 2016 WJHL-TV (Johnson City, TN)
added Feb 20, 2016 16:10