History Matters

Dr. Gary Joiner / Dr. Gary Joiner

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

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

Commentator Gary Joiner takes us through the history of Fort Jesup, a State Historic Site.

You hear his commentaries every Tuesday morning. Now read his new book of historical commentaries in a rich collection of regional history. "History Matters" by Gary D. Joiner is a special thank-you gift. A signed, first edition copy is yours for a $150 pledge. An unsigned copy is at the $50 pledge level. Donate Now!

"Gary Joiner's Red River Radio commentaries translate into print exceedingly well. Better still, one can go back over material on the printed page if one wishes. Either way, Gary easily convinces us  that History Matters."
-- Archie P. McDonald, Ph.D., Stephen F. Austin State University

Commentator Gary Joiner profiles the life and impact historian Barbara W. Tuchman.