by Lance Turner 5/1/2014 11:58 am
First Bank of Hampton joins the expanding roster of banks seeking to recover money loaned to Dennis Smiley, a former Arvest Bank executive who is under federal criminal investigation for loan fraud.
by Lance Turner 3/28/2014 2:15 pm
The Federal Desposit Insurance Corporation has terminated a pair of enforcement actions against the First Community Bank of Crawford County, which is now owned by the First Bank of Hampton.
by George Waldon 2/4/2014 8:31 am
First Bank of Hampton (Calhoun County) completed its acquisition of First Community Bank of Crawford County in Van Buren. The purchase pushes the asset total of First Bank to more than $300 million.
by George Waldon 11/11/2013 12:00 am
The 13-year track record of First Community Bank of Crawford County reflects a lender struggling to balance growth and profitability.
by George Waldon and Lance Turner 10/30/2013 8:07 am
First Community Bank of Crawford County says it is selling to First Bank of Hampton, pending regulatory approvals from the Arkansas State Bank Department and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation.