History Matters

Tuesday Mornings at 7:35 a.m.

Join Dr. Gary Joiner every Tuesday morning as he talks about history - from the ancient Greeks to World War II; from the Civil War to Louisiana history and much more.

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9:46am

Tue April 24, 2012
Commentary

History Matters: A generational connection to the U.S. Air Force's 4th Fighter Group

Commentator Gary Joiner salutes airmen from the 4th Fighter Wing, and explains how his career pursuit was shaped by World War II pilots.

8:27am

Tue April 17, 2012
Commentary

History Matters: A stolen bomber lands in Shreveport

Commentator Gary Joiner recalls a story about a stolen bomber, a tidbit of history that has flown under the radar.

7:35am

Wed April 11, 2012
Commentary

History Matters: Remembering the Titanic

Commentator Gary Joiner remembers the sinking of the Titanic, a century ago this week.

9:36am

Tue April 3, 2012
Commentary

History Matters: 150 years after the Great Battle of Shiloh

Commentator Gary Joiner notes this week marks the sesquicentennial of the Great Battle of Shiloh fought in southern Tennessee. It changed America forever.

9:11am

Tue March 27, 2012
Commentary

History Matters: Remembering Star of the West

Commentator Gary Joiner tells the backstory of the steamship, Star of the West.

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