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Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 11:31am
Ruston’s Board of Adjustments has approved a new non-conforming use request that will allow a local used car dealership to also sell portable buildings, deer stands and duck blinds. But the final site plan for C&P Autos, located at 201 East Georgia Ave., must meet requirements set forth Wednesday by the board. Zoning Administrator Jim Hays also has to sign off on the finished plan. Terms of the approval limit the business to a maximum 45 display spaces for used vehicles, require six customer parking places at the rear of the exiting building and designate two areas on the east side of the...

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07/29/2016
The Ruston Community Theatre recently wrapped up their 2015-16 season with the musical “Oklahoma!” Jonathan Baines, a member of the RCT board, said the group was thankful for local support. “Ruston...
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07/29/2016
Members of the 100 Percent Princess dance group perform during the Movin’ and Groovin’ Talent Show held by the Boys and Girls Club of North Central Louisiana. The event was held Thursday evening at...
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07/29/2016
Children like Devron Cage, pictured during last year’s camp, will get the opportunity to learn not only about baseball, but more importantly, about the game of life, as the seventh annual Wilbert...
07/29/2016
Builders Supply, Ruston’s independent and local source for building supplies, hardware and paint, will officially celebrate its 25th anniversary this weekend. Free food, vendor demonstrations and...
07/28/2016
Traffic along a stretch of Celebrity Drive between Eagle Drive and Commerce Street in north Ruston is flowing again now that a $750,000 road revamp project is done. City officials, along with...
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07/28/2016
A Shreveport man is dead following an accident Wednesday on Interstate 20 east of Ruston near the Rough Edge Road overpass and that involved an 18-wheeler and a dump truck. Rodney Charles, 40, died...
07/28/2016
It’s always the biggest Happening for Louisiana Tech University before the start of a new academic and athletic school year, and it’s only days away.
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07/28/2016
Members of the Louisiana Tech University Women’s Soccer Team show young attendees which part of the foot they used to properly kick a soccer ball at the Lincoln Parish Library Events Center. Margie...
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07/28/2016
Ruston officials, joined by representatives of the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce and Ruston Lincoln Convention and Visitors Bureau, marked the official opening of a revamp section of Celebrity...
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07/28/2016
Each week the Choudrant Volunteer Fire Department raffles off a firearm. Each ticket is $100 and is good for an entire year. Pictured is Whit McMullin, left, with his Remington R1. Weekly winners are...