Panola County Courthouse
Carthage, Texas
 
 
     
 
 
 Completed - 1953
Architect - Preston M. Geren
Photos: Robert Deering 8/30/2001
 

COUNTY ORGANIZED: 1846

COUNTY NAMED FOR: Panola is an Indian word for cotton.

COUNTY SEATS: Two - Pulaski (1846), Carthage (1848).

COUNTY SEAT NAMED FOR: Carthage, Mississippi.

COURTHOUSES: Five - 1848, 1850, 1853, 1885, 1953.

STANDING: One - 1953 Modern concrete and brick courthouse.

NOTE: The 1885 Courthouse is similar to the 1885 Shelby County Courthouse in Center, wich is still standing. 

 
 
 
1885 Courthouse