Tag: Caddo Mills

The engine kicks out 200 horsepower but it is enough to get two people airborne. Image courtesy of Jim Satterwhite.

Caddo Mills Fly-in

A “Fly-in” was held at the Caddo Mills Airport Saturday by General Aviation enthusiast, families and pilots.  There were many examples of the flying “station wagons” built by Cessna but the crowd was enthralled by a 1943 Boeing Bi-winged training airplane painted in the traditional yellow favored by training commands […]

Family Finds Closure

Family Finds Closure

Kelly Jarvis Pulley reports on the Lee Wells Facebook page that Mr. Wells was found yesterday and his family can find closure. Radio scanner traffic was quite active Sunday evening.  Over 200 plus volunteers helped in the search for Mr. Keith Wells.  Keith’s family can now have closure. Friday afternoon started out […]

Oficer Alphonso Oliva joined the Caddo Mills PD earlier this week.  Photo by Serena Booth.

Officer Alfonso Olivo Joins Caddo Mills PD

Hunt County News correspondent Serena Booth reports bilingual Officer Alfonso Olivo comes to Caddo Mills from neighboring Rockwall PD. He was utilized quite often translating everything from traffic stops to narcotics intelligence.  He was also a member of Victim’s Crime Task Force. “What would you do if you were not a police […]

Loraine has shopped at Payne's since 2007. She enjoys the small town banter from the clerks.  Photo (c) HCN/James Satterwhite.

Caddo Mills Grocery Store is For Sale

Payne’s Grocery Store has served the little town of Caddo Mills for the last eighty years.  A new store was built in 1986 on the main highway between the Lighthouse Assembly and B&L Metal.  Rowdy Payne has owned and operated the store for the last twenty-two years. Rowdy told me […]