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Decatur State Bank

Improvement work at Bentonville’s Osage Hills and other failed residential projects in Benton County didn’t get very far.
Banking & Finance / Real Estate

Benton County Residential OREO Sampler

A bank-by-bank look at some of the Other Real Estate Owned properties in Benton County, which includes residential lots and undeveloped acreage. read more >
Banking & Finance

Chambers’ Hold of Decatur State Bank Not Meant To Last Forever

Chambers Bank took control of Decatur State Bank when its owners had to forfeit Peterson Holding Co. shares to make good on a loan gone bad. Peterson Holding owns DSB. read more >
On Nov. 16, control of Grand Savings Bank and  Decatur State Bank shifted from the Peterson family to Chambers Bank of Danville. The DPC (debt previously contracted) acquisition involved about $20 million of debt held by Chambers Bank and secured by an 81 percent stake in the banks’ parent company, Peterson Holding Co.
Banking & Finance

Bad Debt Triggers Chambers Bank Deal

The mid-November purchase of Peterson Holding Co. by Chambers Bank of Danville wasn’t your typical transaction. read more >
Banking & Finance / Investments

Chambers Bancshares Buys Control of Decatur State Bank

Chambers Bancshares Inc. of Danville buys controlling interest of Decatur State Bank's parent company, Peterson Holding Co. The deal includes Grand Savings Bank of Grove, Okla., marking the first out-of-state expansion for Chambers. read more >