When the sheriff-to-be is killed, the man assumes his identity, Lucas Hood, and becomes the new Sheriff of banshee.
The first season of banshee, meanwhile, was completely outrageous (in a good way).
When you're going right it sounds a pass between a peanut roaster and a banshee with bronchitis.
He marched his men up, with the thin wailing of a banshee in his ears.
She dug her little heel into the ground to show how she would crush the banshee.
But that was the last act of destruction that the banshee was destined to accomplish.
The figure waved her arms towards the house, and my mother heard the bitter wailing of the banshee.
The banshee corked the bottle and held it up proudly to the light.
Presently he heard the long-drawn, quavering, banshee wail of a locomotive.
I thought it might be a banshee, if thair is that crayther in this counthry.
1771, from phonetic spelling of Irish bean sidhe "female of the Elves," from bean "woman" (from PIE *gwen-; see queen) + sidhe, from sith "fairy" or sid "fairy mound." Specifically, one who calls to the spirits of the dead.