The Carthage Book Club hosted a special 50th birthday celebration for the beloved Anderson Park gazebo on Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019.


Carthage native Meredith Shamburger has worked for the Panola Watchman since 2018. Before that, she worked at sister papers in Longview and Marshall; the Dallas Morning News; and The Daily Voice, a hyperlocal news company in Westchester County, New York.