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First Arkansas Bank Wins $14.5M Default Judgment Against John Rogers

by George Waldon 12/19/2014 11:57 am

First Arkansas Bank & Trust of Jacksonville landed a $14.5 million default judgment against fallen sports memorabilia and photo archivist mogul John Rogers, who missed payments on three loans in May. Rogers did not appear at the Friday morning's hearing.

Claims Pass $18M as John Rogers’ Dealings Draw More Lawsuits

by George Waldon 12/1/2014 12:00 am

Two lawsuits against North Little Rock memorabilia dealer John Rogers add more than $2.6 million to claims that now top $18 million as questions about his business dealings continue to mount.

Bank Branch Trio Generates $3.45M Sale (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 9/29/2014 12:00 am

Three former Metropolitan National Bank branches combined for a $3.45 million transaction. A 3-acre parking lot in west Little Rock is under new ownership after a $1.7 million deal. And a 50-room motel in Jacksonville changed hands in a $1.2 million deal.

Nothing Casual About First Arkansas Bank & Trust’s Employee Care

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/22/2014 12:00 am

FAB&T extends unique benefits to its workers, and for those reasons, it’s honored this year as one of Arkansas Business’ Best Places To Work for 2014.

John Rogers Asks for Dismissal of Brace Suit

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/15/2014 12:00 am

North Little Rock sports memorabilia dealer John Rogers denied the allegations of breaching a contract with a photographic estate and asked for a dismissal in Pulaski County Circuit Court last week.

Simmons First Continues To Prune Branches in Little Rock, Northwest Arkansas

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/4/2014 12:00 am

Simmons First National Bank of Pine Bluff has sold off three more leftover Pulaski County branches.

First Arkansas Bank & Trust Also Absorbing Bank Branches

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/30/2014 12:00 am

Larry Wilson, CEO of First Arkansas, confirms his bank's purchase of old Simmons branch in Jacksonville. And he threw in a couple more for good measure: the former Metropolitan branches at the intersection of Highways 321 and 89 in Cabot and at Kiehl and Brockington in Sherwood.

UCA, First Arkansas Bank & Trust Announce Credit Card Affinity Program

by Lee Hogan 3/6/2014 2:22 pm

A partnership between the First Arkansas Bank & Trust and the University of Central Arkansas Alumni Association is expected to provide scholarships to UCA students.

UALR College of Business Gets $50K Donation from Larry Wilson (Kudos)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/11/2013 12:00 am

Larry Wilson, chairman, president and CEO of First Arkansas Bank & Trust in Jacksonville, has donated $50,000 to an endowed fund in the College of Business at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

When Does Pro-Consumer Competition Become Bad for Banking?

by George Waldon 9/16/2013 12:00 am

Larry Wilson, chairman, president and CEO of First Arkansas Bank & Trust of Jacksonville, believes regulators need to quit rubber-stamping branch expansions and develop new evaluation criteria.

CFO Awards Honor 7 Leaders in Banking, Accounting (Video)

by Mark Carter 11/14/2012 2:20 pm

Tom Gibbons of Frost PLLC was among seven financial professionals honored Wednesday at the 2012 Arkansas Business CFO of the Year Awards at the Embassy Suites in Little Rock. Includes video and photos.

Kim Crook of First Arkansas Bank & Trust (CFO Lifetime Achievement award)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/5/2012 12:00 am

When Kim Crook said that during her 23 years at First Arkansas Bank & Trust she’s never had a day where she didn’t want to come to work, a listener is inclined to believe her, particularly after she lists the reasons for that devotion to duty.