Wed., January 8, 2014 4:58pm
The Board of Regents is considering a 100% smoke-free policy for all public colleges and universities in Georgia. Right now, schools decide their own...
Tue., October 23, 2012 7:51am
Georgia State University has banned smoking and tobacco use on most of its campus. Tobacco use will be prohibited on all university owned or leased...
Mon., July 16, 2012 1:00pm
Atlanta's city council is set to vote as early as Monday on a wide-ranging smoking ban. The ban would cover playgrounds, athletic fields,...
Fri., July 6, 2012 2:57pm
Atlanta officials are set to consider banning smoking in city parks. City Councilwoman Joyce Sheperd, a co-sponsor of the legislation, said seeing...
Thu., February 9, 2012 11:00am
A coastal Georgia county is taking steps toward banning smoking in bars and other indoor venues not covered under state law. The ban goes a step...
Wed., May 4, 2011 2:04pm
The Macon City Council was unable to overturn a veto overturning a proposed smoking ban in many public areas.
Fri., March 25, 2011 4:07pm
University of Georgia officials Thursday tightened the smoking policy on campus.
Thu., December 30, 2010 11:08pm
A much-debated ban on smoking in virtually all public indoor places will go into effect in Savannah with the new year. Mayor Otis Johnson pushed for...
Fri., August 27, 2010 4:21pm
Savannah City Council voted Thursday to ban smoking in all bars, restaurants, and other public buildings. The new ordinance takes effect January 1st...
Thu., August 12, 2010 5:26pm
Savannah City Council members want to make sure no one's put out of business by a new smoking ban. Savannah is poised to ban smoking at all...