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La Vernia adopts smoking ban in restaurants, businesses




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Nancy Pavlich
WCN Correspondent
October 31, 2012 | 2,319 views | 23 comments

LA VERNIA -- Community members in the city of La Vernia will see a smoking ordinance implemented, following a special meeting Oct. 25 of the city council. The ordinance prohibits smoking inside all restaurants and businesses in the city limits.  . . .

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Harold  
Equatorial Guinea, West Africa  
April 23, 2013 4:23am
 
 
I'm starting a "speak easy" for smokers! I'll get back to you with the secret location...
 
 
4 th Generation Texan  
Sutherland Springs  
April 22, 2013 3:26pm
 
 
The answer to your question..."prohibition"...The FEDS tried that back in the early 20th Century and all it did was create a lot of millionaires (i.e. John Kennedy ... Read More Read More
 
 
The Marcelina Muse  
Dry Tank, TX  
April 22, 2013 2:06pm
 
 
Why not just make any type of tobacco illegal? It is also bad for you to drink too much. Maybe we should ban alcohol. Oh wait. We did. Now it's legal too, again. How about ... Read More Read More
 
 
4 th Generation Texan  
Sutherland Springs  
April 22, 2013 1:46pm
 
 
About damn time. The rest of the world did this about 15 years ago. I understand 2nd hand smoke can cause cancer,emphasema,bronchitis,heart disease in others. Not to mention ... Read More Read More
 
 
G D SMOKE  
ADKINS, TX  
April 22, 2013 11:50am
 
 
WOW, what a joke, you people are hypocrits and the constitution is not something you can change at your whim...ok you want to stop smokeing fine bnt you are doing it illegaly, ... Read More Read More
 
 
Rabble Rouser Extraordinaire  
Adkins, TX  
November 5, 2012 2:31pm
 
 
Oh the good old days in LV when the "Wooden Indian" and the "Highway House" (after-hours) was in their prime!

Hard Liquor, long stories, short ... Read More Read More
 
 
Rock'n chair Rambler  
Over Taxed, TX  
November 5, 2012 4:40am
 
 
I am so glad we didn't buy a home in La Vernia. It looked like a nice place to live. Nice communinity.
Beautiful homes. Too bad the city has been taken over by nanny state ... Read More Read More
 
 
THE TRUTH  
Floresville  
November 4, 2012 9:35pm
 
 
The ban is a good thing it keeps that stinking smelling ugly unwanted in your face smoke that some smokers blow your way without a thought of your space.I hope the new mayor ... Read More Read More
 
 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
November 4, 2012 7:24am
 
 
My last post left out the ethnic groups that receive
the most pandering. The problem with "the children"
started a few generations ago when people stopped
treating ... Read More Read More
 
 
Rock'n chair Rambler  
Over Taxed, TX  
November 4, 2012 6:24am
 
 
No, Obama stole 'for the chiiiildren' from the Clintons, actually. They used it in just about every speech.

And now, just about every snake oil salesman uses the chiiiildren ... Read More Read More
 

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