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Ruston council approves Sunday alcohol sales

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Story by: Jordyn Taylor

RUSTON, La. (KNOE 8 News) - Ruston's city council has voted to lift a ban on Sunday sales of alcohol.

The council voted 3-2 on Monday evening in favor of selling alcohol on Sundays from noon until midnight, as well as making it available on restaurant menus on Sundays.

Critics of the measure say it will lead to more trouble for the community, and it only puts more money in greedy business owners' pockets.  Supporters say its beneficial to Ruston's economy and allows Ruston residents to spend their money at home.

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