Season 2019: Southwest Florida

Family Pictures LOCAL takes a look at stories tied to the community through the lens of our family photo albums. Residents of the area reflect on their family histories and how they helped shape Southwest Florida.

Video thumbnail: Family Pictures LOCAL Woody Hanson | Part Two

Family Pictures LOCAL

Woody Hanson | Part Two

Woody's great-grandparents left their life in Great Britain to settle in Fort Myers 1884.

Woody Hanson | Part Two

Video thumbnail: Family Pictures LOCAL Woody Hanson | Part One

Family Pictures LOCAL

Woody Hanson | Part One

Woody Hanson has taken a spiritual journey into the past of his grandfather.

Woody Hanson | Part One

Video thumbnail: Family Pictures LOCAL Tomi Sapp & Joe Johnson

Family Pictures LOCAL

Tomi Sapp & Joe Johnson

Tomi Sapp & Joe Johnson look back at their ancestor's ties to earliest days of Fort Myers.

Tomi Sapp & Joe Johnson

Video thumbnail: Family Pictures LOCAL Thelma Hodges

Family Pictures LOCAL

Thelma Hodges

Thelma Hodges remembers her husband of 55 years Earl Hodges.

Thelma Hodges

Video thumbnail: Family Pictures LOCAL Ralph Woodring

Family Pictures LOCAL

Ralph Woodring

Ralph remembers his mother through photos taken by late photographer Charlie McCullough.

Ralph Woodring

Video thumbnail: Family Pictures LOCAL Martha Bireda & Jaha Cummings

Family Pictures LOCAL

Martha Bireda & Jaha Cummings

Bernice Andrews Russell’s memory lives on through the pictures of her daughter & grandson.

Martha Bireda & Jaha Cummings

Video thumbnail: Family Pictures LOCAL Jim Pickens

Family Pictures LOCAL

Jim Pickens

Jim Pickens IV inherited his love of photography from his father Jim Pickens III.

Jim Pickens

Video thumbnail: Family Pictures LOCAL Hank Hendry

Family Pictures LOCAL

Hank Hendry

Hank's great-great grandfather was one of Fort Myers’ first settlers.

Hank Hendry

Video thumbnail: Family Pictures LOCAL Beth Haely

Family Pictures LOCAL

Beth Haely

Beth Haely remembers her son, Cpl. Thomas Jar, and honors his memory through photographs.

Beth Haely

Video thumbnail: Family Pictures LOCAL Adam & Alex Scigliano

Family Pictures LOCAL

Adam & Alex Scigliano

Adam and Alex Scigliano talk about their complicated family relationships.

Adam & Alex Scigliano

Video thumbnail: Family Pictures LOCAL Jayne & Dan Gourley

Family Pictures LOCAL

Jayne & Dan Gourley

Jayne Gourley and her son Dan reflect on her mother's ties to Labelle, Florida.

Jayne & Dan Gourley