Headlines Tagged with Texas — 5,416 headlines found
[Texas] Meet America’s oldest living vet. He smokes cigars, does yard work, drives and drinks whiskey. And he’s 108.
ton smokes cigars daily, too. “I’m smoking one now,” he said from Austin. Indeed, Overton hasn’t slowed down much and remains sharp.
Nov 11, 2014 Washington Post
added Nov 13, 2014 02:05
Finck’s donates 100 percent of the proceeds from ticket sales to Fisher House at Lackland AFB. Fisher House provides a "home-away-from-home" for the families of seriously ill or injured servicemen being treated in San Antonio. Families come to stay close
Mar 7, 2013 PR Web
added Mar 7, 2013 15:25
Texas enacted an unconstitutional law that subjects only small tobacco companies to a tax of 55 cents per pack, the Texas Small Tobacco Coalition claims in court. The coalition sued General Greg Abbott and Comptroller Susan Combs, in Travis County C
Jul 19, 2013 Courthouse News
added Jul 19, 2013 11:17
have become much more acceptable in public areas. So acceptable in fact, the city of Lubbock does not have an ordinance banning or even addressing the use of e-cigarettes, according to Stevan Walker, environmental health coordinator for the city. “Curre
Sep 14, 2013 Lubbock (TX) Avalanche-Journal
added Sep 14, 2013 12:27
Protecting the nonsmoking public from secondhand tobacco smoke, a stellar motive, isn't the motive. The desired outcome is to deter loitering outside City Hall by people who aren't there to conduct City Hall-related business.
Sep 22, 2015 Corpus Christi (TX) Caller-Times
added Sep 22, 2015 11:14
What are these city spaces for, if not promoting good health? Allowing tobacco use in the very places most frequented by the city’s youngest residents sends a dangerous mixed message. So, thanks, Dallas Park and Recreation Board, for voting unanimously
Nov 17, 2014 Dallas Morning News
added Nov 16, 2014 22:44
A measure to apply cigarette taxes for future health costs to all manufacturers won final approval in the House on Monday and is on its way to Gov. Rick Perry's desk.
May 23, 2013 Dallas Morning News
added May 24, 2013 05:26
Houston-Based Serious Cigars To Host Popular Event With 30 Top Manufacturers And Sellout Crowd
Apr 21, 2015 PR Newswire
added Apr 22, 2015 18:47
Mar 19, 2013 Tobacco Law blog— Troutman Sanders LLP
added Mar 20, 2013 00:20
the Texas Small Tobacco Coalition maintains that lawmakers unfairly targeted its members by assessing a new fee only on their cigarettes. Major tobacco manufacturers have already been paying about the same amount as part of the state’s 1997 legal settleme
Jul 18, 2013 Austin (TX) American-Statesman
added Jul 19, 2013 00:17