Double Springs

Tremayne up for two Alabama Music Awards


Tremayne is up for two Alabama Music Awards this year, and the public has the opportunity to help the band win.
DOUBLE SPRINGS - One of the best local bands is receiving a great honor, during a time that is particularly difficult for musicians and artists. Tremayne, founded and fronted by Mike Mayhall, of Double Springs, is up for two Alabama Music Awards this year.

Looney’s Tavern severely vandalized


The front windows at the Dual Destiny Theater - part of the Looney's Tavern complex - are shattered, with vandals considered by police as the culprits.
DOUBLE SPRINGS - The complex which formerly housed Looney’s Tavern Amphitheater, a site which drew many tourists for several years, was most recently the site of at least $10,000 worth of vandalism, which is being actively investigated by the Double Springs Police Department.

Non-traditional end of school year for career academy

DOUBLE SPRINGS - With the COVID-19 stirring up sickness, schools were closed in March by the Alabama State Department of Education. Homework packets were delivered to students, or they were completed online. What about the career and technical school? How will they be able to complete the year without the hands-on learning experience?

Double Springs appoints new council members


Double Springs Mayor Elmo Robinson, center, welcomes new council members Brittney Tucker and Andy McSpadden.
DOUBLE SPRINGS - After a 15-minute executive session discussing the good name and character of individuals, the Double Springs Town Council took action Monday, April 13, to fill two vacancies--one left by the death of Bill Hawkins, the other by the resignation of Bart Seymour.