Shopping locally good for everyone
With Beehive opening in a larger location closer to the hub of activity and Str8 off the Runway, a fashion clothing store, recently opening its doors, our retail industry is thriving.
Ruston residents are finding that they don’t need to spend that gas money traveling out of town. Instead, they can pocket that gas money and use it for shopping in town.
Hollingsworth pointed out that 70 percent of the sales tax in the entire parish is collected in Ruston. The city also accounts for nearly 50 percent of all the property tax collected in Lincoln Parish.