Post Tagged with: "tobacco"

Dollar General to Sell Tobacco Products

December 11, 2012 at 2:52 pm

“Where’s the cigarettes?” Dollar General CEO Rick Dreiling says that’s the number one question he gets from customers and managers when he visits stores.

Dry June Could Wither Middle Tennessee Crops

Dry June Could Wither Middle Tennessee Crops

June 29, 2012 at 5:40 am

Farmers in Middle Tennessee say another week or so without rain could spell doom for many of their crops. Some fear the dry, 100 degree weather is an indicator of an oncoming drought, worse than the one in 2007.

Report Questions Tennessee’s Commitment to Cancer Prevention

July 28, 2010 at 5:11 pm

The American Cancer Society says Tennessee still isn’t doing enough to prevent cancer. A report released Thursday pays particular attention to Tennessee’s efforts to combat lung cancer.

Alexander, Corker Split on FDA Regulation of Tobacco

June 12, 2009 at 8:43 am

Tennessee’s senators were split on granting regulatory authority of tobacco to the FDA.