Double Springs

Double Springs Study Club members enjoy AFWC State Convention


Pictured above are Double Springs Study Club members with Miss Alabama. From l-r: Nancy Gray, Sandy Horsley, Miss Alabama 2018 Callie Walker, Glennis Posey, Pat Berry, Joyce Martin and Betsy Andrews. Not shown are Wanda Wilder and Ginger Farris. (Courtesy photo)
DOUBLE SPRINGS - Eight members of the Double Springs Study Club recently enjoyed attending the Alabama Federal of Women’s Clubs’ state convention at the Guntersville State Lodge.

Winston Homebuilders provides 200 jobs


Officials attending the ribbon cutting of Winston Homebuilders, from left, Winston Homebuilders Vice Presidents Heath Jenkins, Jeff Hood; State Senator Greg Reed, Double Springs Mayor Elmo Robinson, State Representatives Tim Wadsworth, Tracy Estes, ADECA Director Kenneth Boswell, Winston Homebuilders President Brad Mikels.
DOUBLE SPRINGS - The newly opened Winston Homebuilders received much praise from local, federal and state officials attending a ribbon cutting Wednesday, July 17, celebrating not only the company’s 200th job but also the renovation of the plant’s finishing facility...

D-Day Remembered


Double Springs resident Jack Baldwin with many of the medals he received for his service during WWII, including the French Legion of Honour.
Editor's note: In commemoration of today, June 6, being the 75th anniversary of the Allied invasion of France - known as D-Day, we are posting an article that ran in the Alabamian approximately five years ago. The article is about Double Springs resident Jack Baldwin, who received the French Legion of Honour for his role in helping to liberate France from the Nazis. The article includes Baldwin's personal recollections of landing at Normandy on D-Day. Please note that the dates within this article reflect the timeframe when it was written five years ago. DOUBLE SPRINGS - A Double Springs man has joined a short and very prestigious list of persons to receive France’s highest honor.