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Section A: General News

Commissioners enact smoking ban




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May 7, 2014 | 1373 views | 7 comments

FLORESVILLE -- Smokers who visit certain Wilson County buildings will not be able to light up nearby, following the Wilson County Commissioners Court’s April 28 decision. . . .

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squawk box  
Pandora, Tx  
May 10 at 7:51pm
 
 
Lighten up Grouch....They could have
imposed the twenty foot restriction around public officials instead of public buildings. Be thankful we don't ... Read More Read More
 
 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
May 10 at 7:36pm
 
 
It might be useful if the court
would publish scientific data
that support the (20 feet)
safe distance for smoking around
a public building. How much safer is
20 feet ... Read More Read More
 
 
Chief Noetall  
Wise, Texas  
May 10 at 7:18pm
 
 
It appears that Judge Bloomberg
can do as he pleases and his
henchmen will follow. Be wary..
Big Gulps may have a limited
life span. Does anyone know if other tobacco
use ... Read More Read More
 
 
Delightful  
Downtown  
May 10 at 5:19am
 
 
Not a smoker, not a doper but I find it rather typically ridiculous that the powers that be outlaw cigarette/cigar smoking while at the same time consider legalizing marijuana. ... Read More Read More
 
 
newguyntown  
floresville  
May 9 at 12:07pm
 
 
Glad to see this pressing issue impacting the community has been addressed.. but keep spraying that oil field water to keep the dust down !!
 
 
Glenn Quagmire  
Quahog, Rhode Island  
May 9 at 11:48am
 
 
For Peanut Festival, I should rent a booth and plant the edge exactly 20 feet from the front door of the courthouse. It'll be a mobile cigar bar called the "20 Foot ... Read More Read More
 
 
Concerned Tax Payer  
Floresville, Texas  
May 9 at 10:09am
 
 
So you have a smoking ban and yet there is no penalty if you do it.
 

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