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Panola College will host the Kennedy Center American College Theatre State Festival on Nov. 6-8, with five area colleges and universities showcasing their entries on the Q.M. Martin Auditorium stage and in Elizabeth R. Hedges Studio Theatre.

The Carthage Music Club, an affiliate of the National and Texas Federations of Music Clubs, met on Tuesday, Oct. 8 at First United Methodist Church. Members were welcomed by President Stephen George. He led the members in the pledge of allegiance to the American flag. Song leader Annissa Jac…

Volunteers in the Carthage Service League met at the Sammy Brown Library to welcome the autumn season on Tuesday, Oct. 8 and regretfully accepted the resignation of Virginia Woods, who has been a faithful member for 48 years.

The Carthage Book Club met Sept. 27 at the Texas Tea Room. Hostesses Jackie Rodriguez and Kay Thomas greeted the members as they arrived. Rodriguez gave the invocation. A delicious lunch was served.

Attention all Panola County 4-H Families: Make your plans and call the office to attend the annual 4-H Awards Banquet set this year on Oct. 19 at the Texas Country Music Hall of Fame. Annually, your Panola adult leaders and 4-H Council work hard to bring you this excellent banquet to recogni…

A newly-formed Panola County advisory group, formed when the Panola County Community Coalition with the East Texas Council on Alcohol Drug Abuse disbanded, has set its second meeting for Thursday at 6 p.m. at the Panola County Chamber of Commerce.