The Panola County Republican Women hosted their annual fundraiser on Friday, June 21 at the Carthage Country Club. Empower Texans' Vice President for Texans for Fiscal Responsibilty, Cary Cheshire, spoke.


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.