Timmonsville passes smoking ban

Monday night, North Myrtle Beach passed a smoking ban, Tuesday night, the Town of Timmonsville passed one.

Town council members unanimously passed the smoke-free ordinance.

It bans smoking in enclosed spaces that are open to the public.

You would be allowed to light up in dedicated smoking areas not open to the public and where employees aren't required to work.

The ordinance goes into effect March 1st of this year.