Senate Approves Bill To Raise Minimum Age To 21 For Tobacco, Vaping Products

March 26, 2019

A Florida Senate committee has approved a bill that raises the minimum age to possess tobacco or vaping products from 18 to 21.

The Senate Health Policy Committee approved the measure Monday that would also prevent the sale of vaping products and tobacco in vending machines. To move closer to becoming law, the bill still needs the approval of additional committees and the Legislature.

Tate Shuts Out PHS With Grand Slam From Land, Homers From LaFleur And McLean

March 26, 2019

The Tate Aggies shut out the Pensacola Tigers Monday night 8-0.

The Aggies exploded with home runs from Raymond LaFleur and Hunter McLean, and Mason Land hit a grand slam. Cole Fryman also had a couple of hits for Tate.

The winning pitcher for the Aggies was Sam Shackle, giving up no run on one hit and striking out seven in three and two-thirds innings. Ethan George threw three and a third innings in relief.

The varsity Aggies will be at Washington on Thursday at 7 p.m.

Pictured: The Tate Aggies shut out PHS Tuesday. Photos by Crystal Tolbert for NorthEscambia.com, click to enlarge.