Central Louisiana

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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Cheré Coen

A trip along the historic King’s Highway Read more



Lucie Monk Carter

Memories of a Louisiana ghost town Read more



Photo by Lucie Monk Carter

Experiencing history through the cuisine of the era Read more



By Dick Daniels ( (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 ( or GFDL (], via Wikimedia Commons

Site of earthquakes, Jayhawkers, and plenty of ducks Read more

Knowing Nature

Tent Camping

Photo by Frank McMains

Escape to the wilderness Read more

Outdoor Adventures

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Courtesy of the LSU AgCenter

Four rural parishes bone up against obesity Read more


Janet Ahrens

Photo by Erica Dean Curtis

For Alexandria artist Janet Ahrens, connections with the wider arts community put the message before the medium Read more

Visual & Performing Arts