Claiborne Parish (Images of America: Louisiana)

Claiborne Parish (Images of America: Louisiana) I got this book a few days ago and the folks from The Herbert S. Ford Memorial Museum did a great job putting it together. It is full of wonderful pictures and history of Claiborne Parish. Visit their Facebook page or better yet take a trip to Homer and … Continue reading Claiborne Parish (Images of America: Louisiana)


The Murder of George Archimedes “Arkie” Pryor

Written by Gene Barron William Stokes Pryor (November 15, 1811 – February 2, 1898) along with his wife, Talithia Killgore Pryor (April 15, 1823 – August 27, 1869) and ten of their children, nine boys and one girl, came to Union Parish from Selma, Alabama shortly after the Civil War and settled near the Zion Hill Community. … Continue reading The Murder of George Archimedes “Arkie” Pryor