Double Heads Country Store, Screven County

Double Heads is about 11 miles south of Sylvania on U. S. Highway 301, once among the primary New York-to-Florida routes for travelers along the Atlantic seaboard. All that remains of the community is this abandoned store (also a garage at one time) and an active Baptist church across the highway. Double Heads was named for its proximity to the headwaters of two creeks.

3 thoughts on “Double Heads Country Store, Screven County

  1. Ronnie Massey

    The old Arnette School was down a road beside the store.. I think it’s actually called Arnette School Road. I’m not sure what the School was prior to desegregation, but I attended Kindergarten there in 1980.

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  2. Robbie

    My dad ate at the Paradise Restraunt and stayed in the motel when he was younger. He always told me stories of the old place.

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