History Matters

7:35am

Tue July 8, 2014
Commentary

History Matters: Louisiana should treasure Poverty Point

Poverty Point, near Epps, is in the running to become a World Heritage site. It is the creation of the ancient Mississippian mound building culture and Commentator Gary Joiner profiles these historic mounds on this installment of History Matters.

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7:35am

Tue July 1, 2014
Commentary

History Matters: How Hurricanes Sculpt History

Commentator Gary Joiner looks back at hurricanes and how they have changed the path of history. 

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7:35am

Tue June 17, 2014
Commentary

History Matters: Waterloo

Commentator Gary Joiner shares the historical origins of the term "A Waterloo Moment" and why it's history matters.

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7:35am

Tue March 26, 2013
Commentary

History Matters: Louisiana's Prairie

Commentator Gary Joiner takes us back in time to the formation of the Avoyelles Prairie and a time when Bison were once plentiful.

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7:35am

Tue December 4, 2012
Commentary

History Matters: On Louisiana's lottery madness

Commentator Gary Joiner take an historic look at the lottery in Louisiana.

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