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Obituary of Fannie Powell Carter Breland (1850-1917)

Frances “Fannie” Powell Carter Breland (1850-1917) was my maternal great grandmother. My great grandfather Cicero Breland was her second husband. She had seven children with her first husband, … 361 more words


Obituary of Cicero M. Breland (1857-1917)

Cicero Malachi Breland was my maternal great grandfather. This obituary was published on Oct. 4, 1917, in The Era-Leader newspaper in Franklinton, Louisiana. I have not changed any of the spellings; I have reproduced them here exactly as they appeared in the original. 193 more words


Sheriff's Office Captures The Grinch (Yes, This Is Real... Kind Of)

Rest easy, reader, the biggest threat to the Christmas presents you bought this year is off the streets, thanks to the Washington Parish, Louisiana Sheriff’s Office. 193 more words