All former students and friends of the College are cordially invited to join the Panola College Alumni Association. The goal of the Alumni Association is to maintain lifelong relationships with all members, to keep alumni in contact with the growth and academic development of the College, and to help the College identify those alumni who have made outstanding contributions to their profession, community, science, the arts, or other areas of human endeavor.

Update Your Alumni Profile

Update your alumni profile information and sign up to receive news from Panola College Alumni Association.


Join the Alumni Association

Panola College offers two membership options for alumni. 

Annual membership: $30

  • E-newsletters
  • Special notices/invitations to alumni and campus events

Lifetime membership: $200 ($300 a couple)

  • Panola College Pen and Notepad
  • Panola College t-shirt
  • Panola College Decal
  • E-newsletters
  • Special notices/invitations to alumni and campus events

Half of all dues received are added to the Panola College Alumni Association Scholarship. The scholarship was established in 2000 by Panola College alumni and friends and is awarded annually to a deserving Panola College student. The balance is used to support the operations of the Association.


Alumni of the Year Nominations

The Panola College Alumni of the Year Award recognizes alumni who have enhanced the reputation of the College by distinguishing themselves in their careers and have made significant contributions to their community through professional service, public service, and civic activities.

Award Criteria

  • The nominee must be a Panola College Alumnus.
  • The nominee must have made significant contributions to their community, state, and/or nation through professional service, public service, and/or civic activities.
  • The nominee must be someone the faculty, staff, students, and alumni will take pride in and be inspired by his/her integrity, and gained respect of others surrounding him/her.
  • The nominee must be present at the award ceremony, which takes place at the commencement ceremony in May.
  • The nominee may not be a current employee of Panola College.
  • Current members of the Alumni Association Board of Directors and past recipients of any Alumni Award are not eligible for this award.

Selection Process

  • Nominations are reviewed annually during the spring semester and honorees are selected by a committee. The award is presented by the Alumni Association Chair or Director of Institutional Advancement.


Alumni Association Board

Alumni Association Board

Dr. Berri O'Neal - Chair

Jeremy Dorman - Vice President

Don Clinton

Mike Edens

Heath Kruebbe

Stacie Smith

Todd Smith


The Alumni Association will help you meet new people, give you networking opportunities, and allow you to stay connected to your classmates and what is happening at Panola College.
Sonya Brasher, Class of 1991
Contact Us:

Alumni Association

Panola College

1109 W. Panola 

Carthage, Texas 75633

Phone: 903-693-2029