Saturday, March 1, 2014

Fact of the Day: Louisiana Counties

While most states have their own separate counties, Louisiana does not. Instead they call them parishes which is obviously a name from their days under French rule. 

18 comments:

  1. I didn't know this. Very interesting, Adam.

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  2. I had heard this before but I had forgotten. Cool fact.

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  3. Well I never knew that.
    We have council on our Island, but in other States of Australia they are called Shires.

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  4. Interesting fact! Have a great Saturday, Adam. ☺

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  5. Happy weekend Adam! Lucy www.tpinkcarpet.com

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  6. where you found so intresting information ?:D

    xx

    Nicole

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  7. Yes, sounds like the French system to me!

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  8. I knew this one! Today, I feel smart.

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  9. Yep, just one of the many ways Louisiana is different from the other 49 states.

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  10. Really? Interesting informati on for my son that love Louisiana and want visit it!!

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  11. I have never been there, and had no idea!

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