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ICC to become tobacco-free


FULTON, Miss. (AP) - Itawamba Community College will become tobacco-free, effective Jan. 1, 2011.

Buddy Collins, ICC's vice president of student services, says the school will start a campaign this fall to educate students, faculty, staff and visitors about the change. He says information also will be provided on tobacco cessation programs.

Collins says the policy will cover the Fulton and Tupelo campuses and the Belden Center in Belden.

Collins says that the use of tobacco and smoking products will not permitted indoors or outdoors on any Itawamba Community College-owned property, which includes, but is not limited to, buildings, grounds, parking area walkways, recreational and sporting facilities and college-owned vehicles.


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