redstar2"We were very fortunate in the early years to have leadership that set us on the right path and gave us a strong foundation."

             -Chamber President
                  Tommie Ritter Smith

Panola County Chamber of Commerce
300 W. Panola Street
Carthage, TX 75633

FAX 903.693.8578
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Hours of Operation:
M-F  8:00 - 4:30 PM

Chamber News

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    Saturday, November 14, 2015

    6:00pm - 9:00pm
    Carthage Civic Center
    1702 S. Adams

    Tickets $15

     Over 200 items on silent & live auction; great food from local restaurants.
    Contact the Chamber at 903.693.6634.

  • panola-chamber-of-commerceThe Panola County Chamber of Commerce celebrated its 69th year with a banquet held on Friday, February 19, 2015 at the Texas Country Music Hall of Fame/Tex Ritter Museum. Awards for the evening:

    • Citizen of the Year - Bill O'Neal
    • Employee of the Year - Freddie Lee Castleberry
    • Volunteer of the Year - Leann Marshall
    • Main Street Shining Stars - Keith & Jeanie McIlwain
    • Ambassador of the Year - Christine Landtroop
  • TCMHOF AdditionCome visit the new expansion of the Texas Country Music Hall of Fame and Tex Ritter Museum
  • nealGroundbreaking ceremonies were held March 19 for the new expansion project of the Texas Country Music Hall of Fame. Special guest Neal McCoy attended the ceremonies.
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    Check out the Events Calendar to see upcoming events scheduled for the year!


October 8, 2016
Carthage Civic Center

John Ritter Tribute Showcase