Carthage is strategically located on US Highways 59 and 79, three hours north of Houston and just over two hours east of Dallas.

Interstate 20, a major east-west artery in the nation’s Interstate Highway System, is only a short drive north. Carthage is fortunate to be located near the proposed NAFTA trade route, Interstate 69.

Panola County Airport
Sharpe Field

The Panola County Airport is open year-round, 7 days a week, and offers a 5,001 ft runway for public use.

Panola County Airport – Sharpe Field


Our location at the center of a square between I-20, I-49, I-10, and I-45 makes transportation for your company a cake walk.

I-69 is intended to be an interstate highway traveling from the Canadian border in Michigan to the Mexican border in Texas, using a series of improvements to existing highways to complete the project.

In East Texas, the I-69 route includes portions of U.S. 59 from Texarkana to Tenaha.