Washita River or Ouachita River?
Reading history, especially hundreds of years prior, I notice words spelled differently sometimes. I recently observed that Ouachita used to be spelled Washita. I realized this occurrence while reading Frank Moore’s The Rebellion Record – A Diary of American Events: The Washita River expedition, consisting of the greater part of General Logan’s old Brigade, a…
Sweet Home Louisiana
I live in Louisiana! Now that you know this, I’m sure one of your next thoughts is: (Does he know anyone from Duck Dynasty?) I actually don’t, even though I live literally right across the river from them. But, I always sarcastically answer that question with “Oh yeah, Willie and I had lunch last week!”…