Ruston’s Planning and Zoning Commission has denied conceptual approval to a project that would have brought another donut shop and fried chicken restaurant to the south side of town.
Commissioners voted 5-1 on Monday to turn down developer Sonika Chhay’s conceptual approval application to build the two eateries on a lot that adjoins residential property along South Vienna Street. The vote came after neighbors objected to the location of the proposed project.
The Choudrant FFA has competed in several Leadership Career Developments recently.
Parliamentary Procedure team placed second at district, second at area I and fourth at the state contest. Team members include: Hunter Antley, Lane Brister, Paisley Futch, Luke Taylor, Nathan Taylor, Rebecca Walters. Alternates were Jannon Colvin and Brandon Smith.
The Ruston High School Bearcats will have to wait another month to find out who their next leader will be after a resolution to continue the search for a new principal was passed unanimously at Tuesday night’s Lincoln Parish School Board meeting.
Current principal Mike Milstead will be moving up to a position as chief academic officer in the central office as of July 1, leaving the RHS principal position vacant.
The Littera Club met for their first meeting of the 2012-13 year on Sept. 5 at the First National Bank Conference room. Hostesses Erma Hudson, Sarah Williams, Emily Baugh, Joan Gordon, Kathey Roane and Carolyn Russell had prepared individual picnic baskets filled for each member.