Tagged: forrest city bank

Forrest City Financial Poised to Sell For $2.7M

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

The countdown to the $2.75 million sale of Forrest City Financial Corp. is nearing zero. The purchase by Cross County Bancshares Inc. of Wynne should close in October when the final regulatory approvals are expected, according to David Dowd, president and CEO of CCBI.

6 Arkansas Banks Lost Money in 2013

by George Waldon 3/11/2014 11:10 am

Six of the 120 lenders based in Arkansas lost money during 2013, according to call reports compiled by BauerFinancial Inc. of Coral Gables, Fla.

Young Professionals at a Premium in Rural Areas

by Luke Jones 9/24/2012 12:00 am

With national unemployment at 8.3 percent and the statewide rate at 7.3 percent, it's easy to believe that there must be thousands of young professionals desperate for jobs all across the state. Not quite.