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Terry L. Jones

Dr. Terry L. Jones is professor emeritus of history at the University of Louisiana at Monroe who has received numerous awards for his Civil War books and outdoor articles.

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Library of Congress

The remarkable story of one of America's most stunning victories Read more

History

Gearing up for the beginning of Louisiana's birding season Read more

Knowing Nature

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Billy Hathorn

The French Canadian explorer established Louisiana's oldest permanent settlement in Natchitoches, and made friends with the Caddo Indians and the Spanish settlers alike. Read more

History

Squirrel season memories Read more

Outdoors

240 years ago this month, Louisianans became America’s allies and attacked the British at Baton Rouge Read more

History

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

History

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Photo by Z28scrambler from Wikimedia Commons.

A short history on the origins of Louisiana protestantism Read more

History

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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

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Courtesy of Terry L. Jones

Nurturing a love of the outdoors and education Read more

People & Places

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Greg Gjerdingen

Hindsight isn't always 20/20 Read more

Outdoor Adventures

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Department of Agriculture

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

Knowing Nature

When the French arrived in Louisiana, they encountered ingenious hunters Read more

Outdoor Adventures

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

Knowing Nature

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Jennifer R. Trotter

A glimpse at some Native hunting methods Read more

History

Commonsense tips to avoid getting lost this hunting season Read more

Knowing Nature

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Henley Quadling

Getting intel on the Red River Read more

Outdoor Adventures

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Henley Quadling

Taming Louisiana’s second-largest stream Read more

Knowing Nature

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Lucie Monk Carter

Surviving road trips and still being on talking terms at the end requires a routine Read more

Getaways

The Louisiana roots of Texas' first capital Read more

History

Before Cadillac was a car, its namesake was an unpopular governor of colonial Louisiana Read more

History