Tagged: southern bancorp

Citizens Bank Nabs Hot Springs Southern Bancorp Staffers

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

There’s been another mass migration from one bank to another, and this one is messier than usual. The Citizens Bank of Batesville has hired 10 lenders and support staff away from Southern Bancorp Bank in Hot Springs.

Dominik Mjartan Promoted at Southern Bancorp

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/1/2014 10:22 am

Dominik Mjartan has been named CEO of Southern Bancorp Community Partners and executive vice president of Southern Bancorp Inc., the nonprofit organization announced Wednesday.

Southern Bancorp: Record Year for Free Tax Prep Services

by Mark Carter 5/7/2014 1:36 pm

Southern Bancorp announced Wednesday that its annual, free tax preparation service resulted in almost 3,000 tax returns and more than $6 million in refunds and credits for underserved individuals and families in Arkansas and Mississippi in 2014.

Southern Bancorp Launches Economic Development Effort in Helena

by Mark Carter 2/6/2014 9:27 am

Southern Bancorp this week unveiled its Riverside Renewal Project in Helena, part of a "trifecta of economic development tools" the rural development bank has launched in an effort to promote job growth and entrepreneurship in the Delta.

Darrin Williams Moves Into Southern Bancorp CEO Seat (Super Mover)

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/14/2013 12:00 am

Darrin Williams will succeed Walter Smiley as CEO of Southern Bancorp Inc., which is one of America’s largest community development banks.

Video: Arkansas Business Week in Review

by Lance Turner 1/12/2013 11:03 am

Here's our our Arkansas Business Week in Review, via our friends at THV 11 News.

Darrin Williams Named CEO of Southern Bancorp

by George Waldon and Mark Carter 1/9/2013 3:40 pm

State Rep. Darrin Williams will take over as CEO of Southern Bancorp Inc. effective Feb. 1, the company announced Wednesday.

Southern Bancorp Hires Former InArkansas.com Editor Karen Martin

by Kate Knable 11/26/2012 12:00 am

Southern Bancorp of Little Rock has hired Karen Martin as director of communications.

Arkadelphia Promise's First Class Has 70 Percent Retention Rate

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/16/2012 10:29 am

The Arkadelphia Promise announces a college retention rate of 70 percent for its first class of Arkadelphia High School graduates, which exceeds both the state and national rates.

Jim Liles, Sandy Cothran Join Crews & Associates (Movers & Shakers)

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

Jim Liles and Sandy Cothran have joined the Searcy office of Crews & Associates. Liles has 32 years of experience in the investment banking industry, and Cothran has 15 years of experience. Working together, the two have served Searcy and the surrounding area for more than 12 years.

Arkadelphia, City of Distinction

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/26/2012 12:00 am

City earns honors with a variety of education and business opportunities.

Hot Springs Region Offers Abundant Options at Collegiate Level

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/26/2012 12:00 am

The Hot Springs metro region is home to top-notch public schools that offers unique educational opportunities for students.

Arkadelphia: Academy Evidence of City’s Commitment to Educated Workforce (Workforce Development (Over 20K) | Winner)

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/17/2011 12:00 am

City officials take pride in those numbers and in Arkadelphia’s status as the center of education in southwest Arkansas, as evidenced by their commitment to academic achievement through the creation in 2008 of the Southwest Arkansas College Prep Academy, a summer academic boot camp for Arkadelphia students planning on attending college. That commitment has earned Arkadelphia recognition as a 2011 Arkansas Business City of Distinction in the category of Workforce Development.