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Linda M. Weir, 72, formerly of Carthage  WWNY

LAKELAND, F.L. (WWNY) - Linda M. Weir, 72, formerly of Carthage, NY, passed away on Monday September 9, 2019 at Good Shepard Hospice. Linda was born ...

PHOTOS: 2019 Carthage High School graduation | Multimedia

Carthage High School's Class of 2019 graduated Friday, May 24 at Bulldog Stadium. This year's valedictorian is Tyler Brady, and the Salutatorian is Emily Pyle.

Change is Coming: 177 graduate from Carthage High School

The students who make up Carthage High School's Class of 2019 have different dreams and goals in life, different interests and hobbies, and different ...

Carthage High School announces fifth six weeks student spotlight

The following students were selected to be featured in the fifth six weeks Carthage High School student spotlight. Students are chosen by the school.

Carthage High School announces prom court | News

Carthage High School Prom will be Saturday, May 4 at the CHS Commons Area from 9 p.m. to midnight.

Linda M. Weir | Obituaries  NNY360

LAKELAND, FL - Linda M. Weir, 72, formerly of Carthage, NY, passed away on Monday September 9, 2019 at Good Shepard Hospice.

Carthage High School TSA places 8th at nationals

Carthage High School's Technology Students Association took home an eighth place award and installed one of their own as the new Texas TSA President last ...

Carthage High School Student Spotlight | News

The following students were selected to be featured in the second six weeks Carthage High School student spotlight. Students are chosen by the school.

Carthage mother at odds with school district over son's memorial

The mother of a 2018 Carthage High School graduate who died weeks after getting his diploma is seeking to have a memorial bench placed at the school ...

Back-to-School events planned at Panola County schools

A new academic year is quickly approaching for Panola County school districts and colleges.

Carthage High School announces fourth six weeks student spotlight

Carthage High School announces its student spotlight for the fourth six weeks.

PHOTOS: Carthage High School seniors brave pond for senior swim

A number of Carthage seniors participated in the senior swim tradition Wednesday afternoon. Carthage High School's graduation is set for 8 p.m. Friday at ...

Carthage High School seniors carry on pond-jumping tradition

Carthage High School seniors have been swimming across a pond prior to graduation since 1982, and the tradition continued at the drainage pond this ...

Carthage High School, Panola College host military drum major camp

Thirty-two drum majors from numerous high schools and a few middle schools from across Texas gathered in Carthage last week for a military drum major camp ...

Carthage, Gary High School theater students advance to area One Act Play competition

Hours and hours of rehearsal, a number of clinics and time spent on in-depth character analysis has lead the Gary and Carthage theater kids to where they are ...

Carthage High School announces homecoming court | News

Carthage High School announced its Homecoming court for 2018.

Thomas E. Eddy 73, of Watertown  WWNY

Thomas E. Eddy 73, Rutland Hollow Rd. Watertown, passed away Monday evening on August 26th, 2019 at Samaritan Medical Center.

Carthage High School class of 1968 celebrates 50 year reunion

The Carthage High School class of 1968 celebrated its 50 year reunion recently. Pictured (not in order): Jean Allison Bunyard, Virgil Allred, Jane Barrett Pope, ...

Carthage ISD to add Chief Learning Officer, six other positions

Carthage ISD will add seven additional positions throughout the district next year, including a new “Chief Learning Officer” administrative position.

Carthage High School student wins second place for Voice of Democracy essay contest

Mary Katherine Smith accepts a plaque and $300 scholarship for her entry in the Veterans of Foreign Wars District 19 Voice of Democracy essay contest.

Summer Sports Camps

BASEBALL. Carthage High School head baseball coach, along with his staff and players, will host the 2019 Bulldogs Summer Baseball Camp June 24-25 at Jim ...

ET Baseball: Former Carthage coach Lee inducted into hall of fame  Longview News-Journal

After graduating from Linden-Kildare in the spring of 1977, Scott Lee set out with intentions of majoring in computer science when he went off to college at Texas ...

Carthage police investigating Wednesday night shooting  KLTV

The Carthage Police Department is investigating a shooting that sent one man to a Tyler hospital on Wednesday night.

8 Bulldogs sign to play college sports | Sports

It might not have been as big or had the luster of last year's signing class out of Carthage High School, but there is definitely something unique with the 2019.

Arkansas lands versatile East Texas playmaker Kelvontay Dixon  247Sports

The Arkansas Razorbacks picked up another potential impact player from East Texas in the 2020 class when they got a Thursday morning commitment from ...

Bulldog season tickets on sale soon

The start of two-a-days is just a little more than two weeks and time is fast approaching for fans of the state-ranked Carthage Bulldogs to purchase season tickets ...

Carthage High School mourns loss of former student after crash  KTBS

(CARTHAGE, TX) - Carthage High School is mourning the loss of former student and football star, Austin Gray, who died after a head-on vehicle crash in ...

Bass tournament scheduled for scholarship fund in honor of Carthage grad  Marshall News Messenger

It's time for area fishermen to dust off those rods and reels for a good cause as the Austin Gray Memorial Scholarship Fund gears up for its first ever bass.

Former Carthage teacher charged with improper relationship between educator, student  KLTV

A former Carthage ISD teacher has been arrested on a charge of improper relationship between an educator and a student.

Carthage shooting victim dies, police release identity  KLTV

CARTHAGE, TEXAS (KLTV) - Carthage police have reported the victim of a recent shooting has died. According to Assistant Police Chief Blake Smith, the victim ...

Carthage community gathers to pray for police chief battling health problems  KLTV

CARTHAGE, TEXAS (KLTV) - Community members gathered at the Panola County Courthouse on Friday morning to pray for Carthage Police Chief Jim Vanover ...

Adam Butler, Basketball Hall of Famers to speak at 'Straight Talk' events

A New England Patriots star and several members of the Women's Basketball League Hall of Fame are among the speakers planned this summer as part of ...

Officials identify 3 killed in head-on collision near Carthage  KLTV

Officials with the Carthage Fire Department confirm three people have died in a head-on collision.

Amid state cuts, a Texas high school football coach got a $20000 raise. His district says he's earned it.  The Texas Tribune

As state cuts to public education become more common, school communities must frequently debate where and how to trim their limited budgets without ...

Young entrepreneur opens new bakery in Carthage | News

McKenzie Gibson has loved to bake since she was a little girl, and at age 21, she's made this passion into a career, opening a new bakery called Kenzie's ...

Juneteenth celebration planned Saturday in downtown Carthage | Lifestyles

The Carthage Courtesy Club's annual Juneteenth celebration is planned this Saturday.

Former Carthage High School football player dies in wreck  KTAL

Carthage High School is mourning the loss of a recent graduate, killed in a crash on Wednesday.

PHOTOS: Meet the Bulldogs draws Carthage fans | News

Carthage High School hosted its "Meet the Bulldogs" night on Monday at the high school gym. The program honored student athletes and groups as the school ...

Kit Kyle Martin picks up another coaching honor

Former Carthage standout Kit Kyle Martin saw her basketball coaching resume pick up another impressive honor as she was named the 2019 Wilson Sporting ...

CHS Choir students selected to TMEA All-Region Choir

Carthage High School Choir members recently competed in the TX Music Educators Association (TMEA) All-State tryout process. This tryout was the first round ...

Hallsville teacher wins car, Carthage teacher gets $5K as Region 7 teachers of year  Longview News-Journal

HALLSVILLE — A Hallsville ISD teacher will be driving onto campus for the start of school behind a new set of wheels Wednesday, and a Carthage High School ...

Man shot in nose, suspect arrested  KSLA

A Carthage man is recovering after being shot in the nose on Thursday afternoon.

Panola Charter Schools board debates arming staff | News

Officials with the Panola Charter Schools system have begun looking into whether or not the district should arm its staff members in the interest of student safety.

Carthage ISD Education Foundation gears up for Keith Steptoe Memorial Golf Tournament

The Carthage ISD Education Foundation will host the annual Keith Steptoe Memorial Golf Tournament on Saturday, April 20 at the Carthage Country Club.

Saying Goodbye: Carthage ISD teachers leaving district include those with decades of service

With Carthage ISD teachers preparing for their first day of school on Wednesday, many others are celebrating newfound freedom from the classroom.

Pipeline blowout near Panola County Airport lighting up the sky  KSLA

PANOLA COUNTY, Texas (KLTV) - A pipeline blowout is reportedly responsible for the red sky some residents are reporting near the airport Wednesday night.

Carthage ISD sets 'starting point' on STAAR tests

Carthage ISD students taking the annual STAAR tests beat the statewide average on several tests and improved their year-over-year scores in several subjects, ...

East Texas student musicians earn All-State choir, band honors  Longview News-Journal

Each fall, musicians from Texas high schools nervously gather to begin the first of many auditions to earn a prestigious honor in the spring. They devote months ...

Carthage police: Suspect arrested after crashing stolen truck into tree  KLTV

A Carthage man is in jail after leading police on a chase on Tuesday evening.

Year in Review: A look back at Panola County's biggest stories of 2018

A lot happened in 2018 in Carthage and Panola County. Here's a look back at some of the biggest stories of the year, broken down into areas and topics.

Beckvile Volunteer Fire Department holds 'Shattered Dreams' for Beckville High School

Austin Davis joined the Beckville Fire Department when he was 16 and helped put on a “Shattered Dreams” program for his fellow students.

College, careers take center focus on Wednesdays at Carthage High School

Carthage High School wants its students to think about going to college or finding a career or joining the military after graduation.

Remaining season tickets go on sale Tuesday

The remaining reserved section season tickets for the 2019 Carthage High School Bulldogs will go on sale Tuesday at 8 a.m. at the Bulldog Fieldhouse.

Carthage ISD opens Fine Arts Center  Longview News-Journal

CARTHAGE — The new Fine Arts Center at Carthage High School has opened, while construction on the auditorium continues.

Carthage coach arrested for inappropriate relationship with student  KTBS

The Panola Watchman confirmed that a Carthage High School coach was arrested.

Local talent shooting for national glory

Abi DePriest is a busy young lady, and life won't be slowing down anytime soon for the Tenaha teen.

PHOTOS: First Day of School 2019 | Multimedia

Panola County students are heading back to school this week and next!

High school volleyball: Carthage downs Palestine  Palestine Herald Press

WHITEHOUSE — The playoffs can be a cold and merciless time, especially since it oftentimes is one and done.

Carthage ISD welcomes new teachers

New teachers in Carthage ISD for the 2018-2019 school year include: Anneth Garcia and Taylor Fitts at Carthage Primary; Scarlett Rivera and Robin Dixon at ...

Amid state cuts, Texas high school football coach gets a $20,000 raise  Fort Worth Star Telegram

Watching his players dart up and down the field during a recent game, Carthage High head football coach Scott Surratt anxiously anticipated every pass, penalty ...

Carthage high school student seriously injured in collision with train  KSLA-TV

A Carthage high school student was seriously injured Monday when his pickup truck struck the rear of a moving train.

Carthage I.S.D. Superintendent: Allegations in lawsuit completely false  KTAL

Carthage ISD's superintendent calls the allegations in a lawsuit against the school district completely false.

Business Briefs: Panda Express opens in Carthage | News

Panda Express opens in Carthage. Panda Express, a fast casual Chinese restaurant, opened this week in Carthage. The new restaurant is next to Taco Bell, ...

Fishing tournament set in honor of East Texas teen killed in car crash  KLTV

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - An East Texas mother who lost her son in a car wreck is honoring his memory by using his passion to raise money for a scholarship in his ...

Carthage Lions Club hears from Athletic Director Scott Surratt

The Carthage Noon Lions Club heard from Carthage High School Head Football Coach and Athletic Director Scott Surratt at their Aug. 23 meeting.

Carthage High School mourns the loss of two students  KTBS

An East Texas school is mourning the loss of two students who were killed in a tragic car accident earlier this week.

NATIONAL SIGNING DAY 2019: East Texas student-athletes sign the dotted line KYTX

Student-athletes from all over the Piney Woods are taking their athletic and academic talents to the next level.

East Texas region is loaded in the 2020 recruiting class  247Sports

Breaking down the loaded 2020 recruiting class in the consistently talent-laden East Texas region.

Signing Day in East Texas: Who’s heading where?  KLTV

East Texas athletes are signing letters of intent Wednesday during National Signing Day.

Carthage's Terian Goree making plays in return to East Texas with Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks  Tyler Morning Telegraph

NACOGDOCHES – Coming out of high school as a heralded player, Terian Goree was a long way from being a Stephen F. Austin football player.

In Memoriam: Elizabeth R. “Liz” Hedges  The Pony Express

Elizabeth R. Hedges, 73, of Carthage, passed away on Monday night, Dec. 3, 2018, in Longview. Elizabeth Ann Rector Hedges was born on June 5, 1945, ...

Carthage ISD teacher arrested for relationship with student

Carthage High School teacher Josh Ross turned himself in to the Panola County Sheriff's office Thursday, May 11, according to a press release from Carthage ...

East Texas teen collects Christmas toys for kids in the hospital  KLTV

This Christmas, an East Texas boy is hoping to give kids in the hospital something to smile about.

Panola College student wins national scholarship | Local News  Marshall News Messenger

Nash Coultas of Carthage has been named a 2019 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholar and will receive a $1000 scholarship. Coultas is one of 207 Phi ...

East Texan Keaontay Ingram named to Doak Walker Award watch list  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Former Carthage standout and current University of Texas sophomore Keaontay Ingram was named on Wednesday as a preseason candidate for the 2019 ...

Panola County Sheriff on search for Lauren Thompson: ‘We are not giving up’  KLTV

We're not giving up,” Sheriff Lake said. “At this point we have searched beyond clues that we had. So we're not exactly sure which way to go from here.

High School Claims Title in Football's Megascreen Wars  Wall Street Journal

Carthage, Texas, can now make the outsize claim that it is home to the biggest high-school football video scoreboard in the whole state—and maybe the country.

Christian director Alex Kendrick to speak at upcoming Men of Courage Conference

First Baptist Church of Carthage will host a men's conference at the Carthage High School Performing Arts Center Oct. 6 at 6 p.m..

Friend of missing Panola Co. woman: ‘Her babies need her'  KLTV

Sweet, caring, and hardworking.” Those are the words that come to mind when Ruth McGaguhey thinks of her friend, Lauren Thompson. Sheriff's officials say ...

Former District Judge Charles 'Brick' Dickerson dies

Panola County District Attorney Danny Buck Davidson remembers Charles “Brick” Dickerson as someone with a big heart, a lawyer's lawyer who helped ...

PHOTOS: Panola County students head back to school

Thursday marked the first day of school for students at Carthage ISD, Beckville ISD, Gary ISD and Panola Charter Schools.

More East Texas high schools score high in history for STAAR  Longview News-Journal

East Texas high school students know their U.S. history, according to State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness end-of-course results.

Foster: Coach is paid too much? Not in my book  Longview News-Journal

Carthage High School celebrated its sixth state football championship in 11 years in 2017, and that success apparently is giving a few people license to question ...

Clakley monitoring sugar level, hitter for Cowgirls | Sports

STILLWATER, Oklahoma — Samantha Clakley was warming up in the circle, preparing to pitch in the first round of the 2018 Big 12 Softball championship ...

Summer Camps | ETVarsity  Longview News-Journal

VOLLEYBALL. CHAMPIONS 4 LIGHT: The 5th annual Champs 4 Light charity clinic is set for Saturday, June 15 at Panola College. Session 1 is for grades 5-8, ...

$72 Million for a High School Stadium? In Texas, It's Only Up from There  Bleacher Report

"We're out on the field getting the Tigers ready for another successful run at a state title," chirps the voicemail for the Katy High School athletics department...

Hallsville ISD teacher wins car, Region 7 teacher of the year honor  Marshall News Messenger

HALLSVILLE — A Hallsville ISD teacher will be driving onto campus for the start of school behind a new set of wheels Wednesday, thanks to her recent being ...

Meet our on-air talent  KLTV

The success of KLTV is due to a strong, intelligent team of workers. Under the direction of General Manager Pat Stacey, the station continues to reach new ...

High school football: Bowens, Carthage defeat Palestine, 49-31  Palestine Herald Press

With a squad as loaded as the Carthage High School football team, which weapons does your defense try to contain or take away?

Don Barnett | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

Don Barnett passed away on July 26, 2019. He was born and grew up in Carthage, Texas. He married June Johnston Barnett and together they fulfilled a dream ...

Volleyball: Carthage wins, Beckville falls in warmup matches

The No. 16 Carthage Lady Bulldogs got a good warmup for the upcoming playoff with a five-set win over No. 25 West Rusk Saturday in the Carthage High ...

Camps digest  Longview News-Journal

CHAMPIONS 4 LIGHT: The 5th annual Champs 4 Light charity clinic is set for Saturday, June 15 at Panola College. Session 1 is for grades 5-8, with check-in at ...

Traylor, King, Surratt to be inducted into East Texas Coaches Association Hall of Honor KYTX

TEXARKANA, Texas — The East Texas Coaches Association has announced the five men who will be inducted into the 2019 Hall of Honor. The honorees ...

Rafter W. Catering expands to full-fledged restaurant in River Hill

Rafter W. Catering is now Rafter W. Café and Catering, as they opened up a physical restaurant location on Aug. 1.

East Texas high school cheerleading squads to face off at UIL Spirit Competition KYTX

TYLER, Texas — High school cheerleading squads from all across Texas will face off this week at the UIL Spirit State Championships in Fort Worth. Spirit is an ...

Noles News: FSU focuses on 2020 recruiting  Tomahawk Nation

FSU offered 2020 CB Derek Bermudez from Sandalwood High School in Jacksonville, FL. Bermudez is the teammate of current Florida State QB commit Jeff ...

SWEPCO uses drone to help restore power in Longview, thousands still in the dark  KLTV

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) -SWEPCO crews are using a drone along Bill Owens Parkway in Longview for a low-level assessment of damage to power lines.

Texas Country Music Hall of Fame Holds Classic Country Music Festival  County Line Magazine

The Texas Country Music Hall of Fame in Carthage is holding its annual Classic Country Music Festival August 9 through 12. Activities kick off Thursday at 7 p.m. ...

Carthage grad completes basic military training | Lifestyles

U.S. Air Force Airman Christopher Attaway graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio.

Tomato Bowl named to bucket list of high school football stadiums  KLTV

Jacksonville's famous Tomato Bowl is now on Dave Campbell's top 12 list as one of the high school football stadiums you must see.Campbell calls it his high ...

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