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Resale shops open across town
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Lauren Hunt puts away clothes inside One Wardrobe, a resale shop she opened in June. Lincoln Parish is home to a number of stores that primarily feature secondhand items.

Whether it’s to save money or “go green,” the practice of purchasing previously-owned items appears to have grown in popularity in recent years.

This trend in Lincoln Parish is evidenced by the number of resale shops located throughout the City of Ruston.

“I think that everybody kind of hit hard financial times about the same time, and we made due with what we had, and then we started liking it,” said Callie Hockenjos of the phenomenon.

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