Highway Designation File

Transportation Planning and Programming Division
Current Description-Effective Date-Authority

Certified Mileage (Open to Traffic)
18.806 2010


Minute Order 031273, dated 11/20/1951

From FM 959 eastward to US 59, 8.1 miles north of Carthage a distance of approximately 6.4 miles. (Panola County)  New Designation.

Minute Order 056195, dated 06/01/1965, Adm. Cir., 078-1965, dated 08/15/1965

From SH 43 in Tatum, eastward approximately 11.0 miles to US 59, north of Carthage. (Panola County) Extended approximately 4.8 miles from FM 959 to SH 43.

Adm. Auth., dated 11/24/1970; Adm. Cir., 007-1971, dated 01/01/1971

From SH 43 in Tatum, eastward to FM 1186; and from another point on FM 1186, eastward to FM 31 in DeBerry, a total distance of approximately 19.2 miles. (Panola County)  Extended eastward approximately 3.6 miles over old location US 59 to FM 1186; FM 2792  from FM 1186 eastward to FM 31 at DeBerry combined, adding approximately 4.7 miles.

Minute Order 114254, dated 04/30/2015

East of the city of Tatum, a segment of FM 1794 was removed from the state highway system from SH 43 eastward to FM 959, a distance of approximately 4.3 miles. The roadway was transferred to a private entity and is no longer open to the public. (Panola County) Removal of Designation (Partial Route)