Smoke-Free

Tobacco free campus coming to USM

Soon the smell of cigarette smoke will be a thing of the past on USM campuses. Starting January 1st, 2018, all USM locations will be tobacco free. This new policy began as a student-led initiative where students voted for a…

A Push for a Smoke Free Community

A group in Ocean Springs is working to convince city leaders to make the community smoke free. News 25’s Kendra Turley shows us more on the coalition’s effort for a cleaner environment. A push for a fresh-air environment is the…

Smoke Free Ocean Springs Meet Up

A group in Ocean Springs is working to convince city leaders to make the community smoke free. News 25’s Kendra Turley joins us from the coalition’s November meeting with details on their push for a cleaner environment.

Should Ocean Springs go Smoke Free?

A group is pushing for Ocean Springs to go smoke free and they’re inviting the public to join the discussion. The group called Smoke Free Ocean Springs is pushing for bars and restaurants to go non-smoking indoors. They are looking…

Smoke-Free Ocean Springs Meet Up

A group in Ocean Springs is working to convince city leaders to make the community smoke free. "Smoke Free Ocean Springs" is a coalition made up of local, state and national organizations such as the American Heart Association. The coalition…

Smoke Free Movement in Ocean Springs

Seventy percent of Ocean Springs wants to go smoke free. That's according to a poll by Smoke-Free Ocean Springs, a coalition founded over one year ago. Coalition members question how this city, known for being progressive, is trailing Moss Point…