Most People Don’t Know The Meaning Behind These 11 Louisiana Town Names

Ever wondered how some of our towns got their names? Well, we’ve got the histories behind some of Louisiana’s most well-known towns, and a few you may have never heard of. Now you’ll be able to impress your friends with some fun facts about our great state.

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Did you know the histories of any of these towns? Let us know in the comments below!