Panola County

Panola county is in Upper East Texas and Carthage is the county seat. Panola county has gentle rolling plains and small hills drained by the Sabine River.  There are trails, trees and lakes. Most of the income in Panola county comes from oil, gas and coal extraction.  Other industries include sawmills, manufacture of plastic products, poultry and egg processing. Altitude range172-548ft. Area cities, towns and unincorporated areas are Beckville, Bethany (partly in LA), Carthage, Clayton, Corinth, Deadwood, DeBerry, Galloway, Gary City, Grand Bluff, Long Branch, Midyett, Murvaul, Panola, Riderville, and Tatum (mostly in Rusk county). There are 7 school districts in Panola county.

Carthage TX

Carthage is the county seat in Panola county. Carthage is known as the Gas Capital of the US. Zip code area is 75633.

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Panola county area lakes are:

The Sabine river and many creeks run through Panola county. Freshwater lakes include Hendrick’s Lake, Hill’s Lake, Clear Lake and Fish Lake. 

Martin Creek Lake in Panola and Rusk county is 4,981 acres with a maximum depth of 35 feet and water controlling authority is Luminant Energy.

Lake Murvaul

Lake Murvaul is 3,397 acres and maximum depth 36 ft and water controlling authority is Panola County FWSD.

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