VeraBank entered into an agreement Friday to acquire Panola National Bank.

“We are proud to be partnering with Panola National Bank, and have long admired the job this bank and group of bankers have done,’’ Brad Tidwell, president and CEO of VeraBank, said. ‘‘It is an exciting opportunity to serve the people of Panola County, and we look forward to expanding on the genuine style of banking they’re accustomed to.”