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 stories older than 15 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.