Headlines Tagged with Tennessee — 2,025 headlines found
Sullivan County health officials are targeting middle school youth countywide with an anti-smoking, pro-health campaign. The #UNSMOKEABLE campaign kicked off May 15 with the distribution of about 4,600 backpacks with information and incentives to all cit
May 28, 2015 Kingsport (TN) Times-News
added May 28, 2015 07:47
Tennessee lawmakers can help put the brakes on rising health care costs in this state by putting more money into smoking- cessation programs. The cigarette markup increase that Gov. Bill Haslam signed into law last week was short-sighted and unproductive
May 26, 2015 Johnson City (TN) Press
added May 26, 2015 11:27
This one focused on smokers who “light up” with children in their car. The Dyer County Health Department campaign, funded through a Tobacco Settlement Grant, is scheduled to run through May 2016. The Health Department’s unique approach was definitely g
May 20, 2015 WREG-TV (Memphis, TN)
added May 20, 2015 23:42
All About Abby Question of the Week: Do you think smokers need to be more respectful of others when smoking outside in public places? Why or why not?
May 19, 2015 Johnson City (TN) Press
added May 19, 2015 14:48
A billboard with the message "Children prefer the non-smoking section - keep your car smoke free," has popped up along Forrest Street and Highway 51. The billboard, which is sponsored by the Dyer County Health Department, targets individuals who are expo
May 19, 2015 Dyersburg (TN) State Gazette
added May 19, 2015 03:06
Metro Nashville Public Schools* will host its fifth annual Academies of Nashville Awards on Monday...sponsored by Altria....Marc Hill, of the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce, tweets that "Academies of Nashville Awards is a Nashville Chamber event, not
May 14, 2015 Nashville (TN) Scene
added May 15, 2015 09:44
VIDEO: Smokers, pony up or kick the habit as Tennessee law will boost cigarette prices over three years
Tennessee smokers will begin paying more for cigarettes on July 1 under a bill signed into law last week by Gov. Bill Haslam. The 15 cents-per-pack increase is the first of three that will total 35 cents by July 1, 2017.
May 10, 2015 Chattanooga (TN) Times & Free Press
added May 14, 2015 09:55
The change is technically not a tax hike. What lawmakers have done is increase the minimum price markup over retailers' "cost of doing business" for buying and selling a 20-cigarette pack.
May 11, 2015 Memphis (TN) Commercial Appeal
added May 11, 2015 22:44
[Tennessee] Breathe eCig Corp. Announces Initial Purchase Order From Knoxville Based Retail & Distribution Partner
Ampa, inclusive of its affiliate companies, owns and operates over 30 retail locations, a hospitality portfolio and has a distribution alliance that reaches over 300 unique retailers in the East Tennessee region spanning from Johnson City to Chattanooga.
Apr 29, 2015 PR Newswire
added Apr 29, 2015 13:25
Rutherford County Sheriff's Office has suspended business operations with a Georgia-based electronic cigarette retailer, according to a RCSO spokeswoman. As of Tuesday, the Rutherford County Sheriff's Office suspended JailCigs from conducting business wi
Apr 13, 2015 Murfreesboro (TN) News-Journal
added Apr 14, 2015 01:24