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RJ Reynolds reports second-quarter earnings more than doubled

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Holdings, the nation's No. 2 cigarette maker...mix between full-price and savings brands. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco said its total share of U.S. cigarette sales...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/03/fin_424127.shtml
Finance
US won't appeal ruling blocking graphic cigarette warnings

...Speaker John Boehner notifying him of the decision.Some of the nation's largest tobacco companies, including R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., sued to block the mandate to include warnings on cigarette packs as part of the 2009 Family Smoking Prevention...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-03-19/us-wont-appeal-ruling-bloc
On the move

North Augusta native Susan B. Wilson has been promoted to vice president and general auditor of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Holdings Inc. She joined the company in 1988 as a financial analyst. Chris Moulton has been promoted to branch...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/29/bus_379796.shtml
Business
From Winston to wireless: NASCAR dials new title sponsor

...NASCAR is trading cigarettes for cell phones. Wireless communications giant Nextel has reached a deal to replace R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. as the title sponsor of NASCAR's premier series, the Winston Cup. Two NASCAR sources, speaking on condition...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/18/nas_378799.shtml
Nascar
Longtime sponsors bid farewell to sport

...HOMESTEAD, Fla. - Two of the sport's longest and most-loyal sponsors made their final appearances Sunday. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. with its Winston brand and Unocal 76 will be replaced by new sponsors next year. For Winston, it marked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/17/nas_392716.shtml
Nascar
2003: A racing season to remember

...remembered as a season of change. It started two weeks before the season-opening Daytona 500, when series sponsor R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. decided to withdraw its support after 33 years. The sport's official gasoline supplier, Unocal 76, then...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/25/nas_395099.shtml
Nascar
Kenseth could make millionaire of Harlem man

...took awhile for William "Butch" Lucas to realize his chance to win $1 million wasn't a cruel joke. When the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. called Lucas, of Harlem, he knew nothing about their No Bull 5 promotion. When he got an overnight package...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/10/05/nas_356764.shtml
Nascar
NASCAR notebook

...The Winston all-star race will be about more than speed and skill. It will be a process of elimination. The R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. Wednesday announced a few more twists to an all-star event that already had more gimmicks than a round...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/11/oth_337929.shtml
Other sports
Season of change: New boss, new rules, new sponsor

...making significant changes long before the first lap of the season-opening Daytona 500. The announcement that R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. was withdrawing its support of the premier racing division after 33 years was the first of several major...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/20/nas_393743.shtml
Nascar
Attorneys general ask for tobacco payments

...makers, asking them to make scheduled payments to a fund designed to benefit tobacco growers and quota holders. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco, Lorillard and Brown & Williamson failed to make more than $51 million in quarterly payments late last month...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/12/met_396580.shtml
Metro