Johnny Allison: Home BancShares, Liberty Deal Marks 'Day of History in Arkansas' by George Waldon Posted 6/25/2013 04:31 pm Updated 5 years ago The purchase agreement to acquire Liberty Bancshares Inc. of Jonesboro by Home BancShares Inc. represents the largest in-state banking transaction in Arkansas history. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.