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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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Hundreds of Ruston High School students will benefit for years to come if voters approve the extension of the current millage tax for the district on Saturday. The cheerleaders, dancers and the...