A smoker lights up outside Woody's Sports Tavern & Grill in Cary. An NC House bill would make it illegal for people under 21 to buy or receive tobacco products, tobacco-derived products, vapor products and cigarette wrapping papers unless they’re active-duty military.
A smoker lights up outside Woody's Sports Tavern & Grill in Cary. An NC House bill would make it illegal for people under 21 to buy or receive tobacco products, tobacco-derived products, vapor products and cigarette wrapping papers unless they’re active-duty military. 2010 News & Observer file photo
A smoker lights up outside Woody's Sports Tavern & Grill in Cary. An NC House bill would make it illegal for people under 21 to buy or receive tobacco products, tobacco-derived products, vapor products and cigarette wrapping papers unless they’re active-duty military. 2010 News & Observer file photo

Will NC raise the smoking age to 21? The only doctor in the state House wants the change

March 24, 2017 9:43 AM