Tagged: centennial bank

Lindsey's Resort Closes Amid $3M Foreclosure Lawsuit

by Mark Friedman 3/23/2015 1:45 pm

Lindsey's Resort on the Little Red River in Heber Springs has announced that it is closing, the result of a $3 million foreclosure lawsuit filed by its bank.

Centennial Bank Names Greg Sanson Division President

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/4/2015 10:11 am

Centennial Bank has named Greg Sanson its division president for Centennial's Conway, north central Arkansas and Alabama divisions, according to Tracy French, the bank's CEO.

Centennial Bank Acquires Florida Branches in FDIC-Assisted Deal

by Lance Turner 2/27/2015 4:09 pm

Centennial Bank said Friday that it has acquired the Florida Panhandle deposits and assets of a Puerto Rican bank that was shut down by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.

Development Duo Joins Centennial Bank in Jonesboro (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/19/2015 12:00 am

Joey Speir and Brock Ferguson have joined Centennial Bank in Jonesboro as business development officers.

Powered by Growth, Home BancShares Reports Record Annual, Quarterly Earnings

by Lance Turner 1/15/2015 8:29 am

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway, the parent company of Centennial Bank, on Thursday reported record annual and quarterly earnings as the bank holding company continued to grow through acquisitions.

Tracy French Named CEO of Centennial Bank

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/7/2015 4:27 pm

Tracy M. French has been promoted to president, CEO and director of Centennial Bank, replacing C. Randall "Randy" Sims, who will retain his title as CEO of Home BancShares. "I welcome this opportunity to step back from the bank level and focus my energy on holding company issues," Sims says in a news release.

Susan Grobmyer Steps Up at Centennial in Fort Smith (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/8/2014 12:00 am

Susan Grobmyer has joined Centennial Bank in Fort Smith as senior business development officer. She has more than 30 years of banking and business development experience.

Centennial Settles with Blackwood over Greystone Development

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/8/2014 12:00 am

Centennial Bank of Conway has backed off of a foreclosure action against Blackwood Properties LLC, led by realty exec Steven Blackwood.

Homebuilders Association Questions Accounting of Former EVP Julie Mills

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/8/2014 12:00 am

The Arkansas Homebuilders Association has asked a Pulaski County Circuit judge to order a former executive to account for certain financial transactions she was responsible for during her tenure.

Centennial's J.P. Sexton Named Arkansas Mortgage Banker of the Year (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/24/2014 12:00 am

J.P. Sexton, vice president and mortgage market sales manager at Centennial Bank of Conway, was named 2014 Arkansas Mortgage Banker of the Year by the Mortgage Bankers Association of Arkansas. Sexton has over 25 years of mortgage experience in origination, underwriting, sales and operation management.

Home BancShares Completes Purchase of Broward Financial

by Lee Hogan 10/24/2014 11:19 am

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway, the parent company of Centennial Bank of Conway, announced Thursday the completion of its acquisition of Broward Financial Holdings Inc.

One Bank Takes Claims Against David Crews to Federal Bankruptcy Court

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/20/2014 12:00 am

The financial tiff between David Crews and Little Rock’s One Bank & Trust has shifted venues from Pulaski County Circuit Court to U.S. Bankruptcy Court.

Home BancShares 3Q Earnings Up 49 Percent From 2013

by Lee Hogan 10/17/2014 10:08 am

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway, the parent company of Centennial Bank of Conway, announced $24.7 million third quarter earnings, up 49 percent from $18.4 million for the same period of 2013.

Court Appoints Former LR Mayor Special Administrator in Scooter Stuart Case

by George Waldon 10/13/2014 12:00 am

Tom Prince, former Little Rock mayor, has entered the fray between Little Rock’s One Bank & Trust and the estate of its former controlling owner and CEO, Layton “Scooter” Stuart.

Home BancShares Announces Purchase of Another Florida Bank

by Gwen Moritz 7/30/2014 8:51 am

The parent company of Centennial Bank of Conway will pay between $33 million and $33.9 million in cash and stock for Broward Financial Holdings Inc.

Home BancShares Raises Quarterly Dividend 33 Percent

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/21/2014 11:21 am

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway raises its quarterly dividend 33 percent to 10 cents per share.

Centennial Firms Up Plan to Buy Florida Bank

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/25/2014 4:07 pm

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway, parent company of Centennial Bank, says it has reached a definitive agreement to buy Florida Traditions Bank, which was first announced at last week's annual shareholders meeting.

Home BancShares' 1Q Profit A Record, Up 56 Percent

by Lance Turner 4/17/2014 10:52 am

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway on Thursday announced another record quarterly profit as it continues to integrate the operations of Liberty Bancshares Inc. of Jonesboro.

Compensation Unchanged for Most Home BancShares Execs

by George Waldon 3/4/2014 3:38 pm

The 2013 compensation packages among the five top executives at Home BancShares Inc. of Conway didn't grow except for one: Tracy French, regional president of Centennial Bank, was awarded an 18 percent increase.

Centennial Bank Promotes Deana Osment, Ed Way to New Posts

by Lee Hogan 3/4/2014 10:20 am

Centennial Bank has promoted Deana Osment and Ed Way to new positions in the company's northeast Arkansas market.