Central Louisiana

Regional museum curators weigh in on up-and-coming Louisiana artists Read more

Visual & Performing Arts


Nicki Dogan Pogue

Put Sotheby's on speed dial as you train up the next Matisse Read more

Visual & Performing Arts


Courtesy of the Museum of the New Llano Colony.

In West-Central Louisiana, New Llano outlived other utopian socialist communities Read more



Luce Monk Carter

Share your stories with us, for a chance to be included in Country Roads' December 2019 issue Read more


When Chief of Staff General George C. Marshall sought a way to combat Germany's blitzkrieg tactics in World War II, he sought the roughest terrain possible for training—the Louisiana-Texas border. Read more



Photo by Z28scrambler from Wikimedia Commons.

A short history on the origins of Louisiana protestantism Read more



Courtesy of Terry L. Jones

Momma would skin us alive if we even snapped a cap gun in the trailer but apparently it was okay for Daddy to blow up the oven with firecrackers Read more

People & Places


Courtesy of Terry L. Jones

Nurturing a love of the outdoors and education Read more

People & Places


Department of Agriculture

Early settlers in Louisiana had to contend with frequent log jams clogging up vital streams Read more

Knowing Nature

In the nineteenth century, Alexandria's major waterway was barely passable Read more

Knowing Nature


Margie Tate

The Louisiana landscape artist prefers to paint from life Read more

Visual & Performing Arts

Favorite snippets from our writers' travels Read more

35th Anniversary


Kourtney Zimmerman

After a long dormancy, the Tunica language is coming back Read more

People & Places

Caroline Dormon and the Briarwood Nature preserve Read more

Knowing Nature


Leah Morace

Leah Morace's whose impressionistic land- and waterscapes depict the wildlife and scenery of her home state Read more

Visual & Performing Arts


Lucie Monk Carter

US Bicycle Route 90 is a project to identify an official route to guide long-distance cyclists riding the Southern Tier Bicycle Route Read more

Outdoor Adventures


Jeremy Renner and Gil Birmingham in a scene from "Wind River".

Cutting ties with the Weinstein Company, Louisiana's Tunica-Biloxi Tribe funds its own Oscar campaign Read more

People & Places


Leslie Elliottsmith

A digital collage by Leslie Elliottsmith Read more

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