What's New?

April 28, 2024: Added Tom Downey to the Biographies section.

January 16, 2023: Updated the Sheriff's page.

June 7, 2022: Updated Houston, Littlesville, and Thorn Hill on the Post Offices and Postmasters page.

June 7, 2022: Transferred website to new hosting site at Go Daddy.

June 16, 2021: Added a photo of the new Howse Cemetery to the Cemeteries section. Also added coordinates to the Latitude/Longitude page and added the cemetery to the Newly Found Cemeteries section.

February 28, 2021: Added Football Scores and History of Winston County High School to the Winston County High School page. Also updated the Book of Memory page.

February 25, 2021: Added Principals of Winston County High School to the Winston County High School page.

February 1, 2021: Added Triangulation Stations to the County History section.

November 23, 2020: Added a photo of Joseph Warren Maxwell to the Sheriff section.

October 18, 2020: Added Joseph Warren Maxwell's obituary to the Sheriff section.

May 21, 2020: Added the list of 2020 graduates to the WCHS Alumni page.

January 24, 2020: Updated the Sheriff page.

January 18, 2020: Added photos of sheriffs William Thomas Williams, Alvin Webster Bonds, and updated photos of David Sutherland and Ed Townsend.

December 19, 2019: Added Horace Moore to the Sheriff page.

October 15, 2019: Updated the Lynn Mayors.

April 29, 2019: Added the early marriage of J.S. Curtis and Tempa L. Holsamback.

January 3, 2019: Added Stokes Beason Wade, Jr., Sophia Alice Greer Wade, and Stokes Beason Wade, Jr. and Paul Paul Wade McCollum to the Pictures section.

November 21, 2018: Updated the Helicon History page.

September 29, 2018: Added Rock Creek School, 1914-15, Haleyville Hunters and Fishers Club, 1926, and National Forest Barbecue/Dew (Do) Drop Inn, 1927 to the Pictures section.

August 9, 2018: Updated the Early Marriages page.

July 11, 2018: Added Henry Johnson Milligan and Catherine Vance to the Early Marriages page.

June 10, 2018: Added John A. Smothers to the Pictures section.

June 10, 2018: Added Buell and Frances Lawson Barton and Buell and Frances Lawson Barton to the Pictures section.

May 31, 2018: Added From Sage Brush to 911, How Haleyville, Alabama Began to the Books For Sale and Bibliographies sections.

May 4, 2018: Updated the Early Marriages page with 26 newly added marriages.

April 20, 2018: Updated the County Resources page.

November 12, 2017: Updated the list of Winston County High School Alumni.

May 27, 2017: Added 70 Years of Murder (1895-1965) to the Bibliography section.

May 16, 2017: Added WCGS Minutes, 5/16/2017. Minutes in the future will be available on the WCGS Facebook Page.

April 19, 2017: Added WCGS Minutes, 4/19/2017.

March 21, 2017: Added WCGS Minutes, 3/21/2017.

February 21, 2017: Added WCGS Minutes, 2/21/2017.

January 24, 2017: Added H.W. Mathews to the Sheriff section.

January 17, 2017: Added WCGS Minutes, 1/17/2017.

January 11, 2017: Added an Early Marriage of W.R. Smith.