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CEO Randy Sims announces another FDIC-assisted deal for Centennial Bank to take over the assets of a Florida bank.
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Randy Sims Retires From Home BancShares

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway announces that long-time company executive Randy Sims has retired. read more >
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Home Bancshares’ 3Q Profit Down 9%

Home Bancshares Inc. of Conway reports third-quarter net income of $72.8 million, down 9 percent from the same quarter last year. read more >
CEO Randy Sims announces another FDIC-assisted deal for Centennial Bank to take over the assets of a Florida bank.
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Randy Sims Named Vice Chairman of Home BancShares

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway, parent company of Centennial Bank, said Friday that Randy Sims, CEO and president of Home BancShares, has been named to vice chairman of Home BancShares and executive chairman of Centennial Bank. read more >
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Home BancShares’ Proxy Shows Most Execs with Pay Increases

Home BancShares Inc. Chairman Johnny Allison received a $4.7 million compensation package in fiscal 2018, down from $4.8 million in the previous year, according to the company's preliminary proxy statement. read more >
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Pay Package for Allison Up 34 Percent in 2016

Home BancShares Inc. Chairman Johnny Allison led the way for executive compensation at the $14.4 billion-asset banking concern during 2017. read more >
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As Mergers Continue, Home BancShares Sees 1Q Profit Rise

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway reports first-quarter profit of $46.9 million, up 13 percent from the same quarter last year. read more >
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Home BancShares Leader Gets Pay Boost in 2016

Home BancShares Inc. Chairman Johnny Allison received a $3.6 million compensation package in fiscal 2016, up from $2.8 million in the previous year, according to the company's proxy statement. read more >
John Allison is chairman of Home BancShares Inc. of Conway, the publicly traded parent of Centennial Bank.
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4Q, Full-Year Results Up at Home BancShares

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway on Thursday announced fourth-quarter net income of $48.6 million, up nearly 30 percent from the same time last year. "The annual and quarterly earnings performance for 2016 exceeded expectations," Chairman John Allison said. read more >
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Home BancShares 1Q Profit UP 14 Percent

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway on Thursday reported first-quarter net income of $31.1 million, up 14 percent from the same quarter last year. read more >
Tracy French
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Tracy French Named CEO of Centennial Bank

Tracy M. French has been promoted to president, CEO and director of Centennial Bank, replacing C. Randall "Randy" Sims, who will retain his title as CEO of Home BancShares. "I welcome this opportunity to step back from the bank level and focus my energy on holding company issues," Sims says in a news release. read more >
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Apple Pay, CurrentC Shake Up the Checkout

The battle over mobile payment platforms is heating up. On one side is Apple Pay, which launched Oct. 20 and encourages users to pay for merchandise with Apple’s iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. Its rival is the payment system backed by Wal-Mart Stores Inc. of Bentonville and about 50 other retailers: CurrentC, created by a joint venture called MCX, the Merchant Customer Exchange of Boston. read more >
Johnny Allison
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Home BancShares 3Q Earnings Up 49 Percent From 2013

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway, the parent company of Centennial Bank of Conway, announced $24.7 million third quarter earnings, up 49 percent from $18.4 million for the same period of 2013. read more >
CEO Randy Sims announces another FDIC-assisted deal for Centennial Bank to take over the assets of a Florida bank.
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Home BancShares’ 1Q Profit A Record, Up 56 Percent

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway on Thursday announced another record quarterly profit as it continues to integrate the operations of Liberty Bancshares Inc. of Jonesboro. read more >
Johnny Allison
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Compensation Unchanged for Most Home BancShares Execs

The 2013 compensation packages among the five top executives at Home BancShares Inc. of Conway didn't grow except for one: Tracy French, regional president of Centennial Bank, was awarded an 18 percent increase. read more >
Johnny Allison said the deal constitutes the largest in-state bank merger in Arkansas history. 
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Federal Reserve, State Bank Board OK Home BancShares, Liberty Deal

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway says its previously announced $280 million merger with Liberty Bancshares Inc. of Jonesboro has been approved by the Federal Reserve Board and the Arkansas State Bank Board. read more >
Arkansas House Speaker Davy Carter, R-Cabot.
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Davy Carter Named Regional President of Centennial Bank, Will Oversee Liberty Bank Deal

Centennial Bank, a subsidiary of Home BancShares Inc. of Conway, names Davy Carter as regional president, with duties and responsibilities that include overseeing the company's acquisition of Liberty Bank of Arkansas Inc. of Jonesboro. read more >
Johnny Allison
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Home BancShares Announces Stock Split, Quarterly Dividend Hike

Chairman John Allison had a couple of surprises for shareholders who attended Home BancShares Inc.’s annual meeting in Conway Thursday night: Their stock will be split 2-for-1 on May 22, and their quarterly dividend will be increased from 13 cents to 15 cents per share. read more >
CEO Randy Sims announces another FDIC-assisted deal for Centennial Bank to take over the assets of a Florida bank.
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Home BancShares Execs See Bigger Bonuses, Stock Options

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway releases its 2013 proxy statement, showing that executives cashed in on bigger bonuses and stock options. read more >
CEO Randy Sims announces another FDIC-assisted deal for Centennial Bank to take over the assets of a Florida bank.
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Centennial Bank Buys Heritage Bank of Florida In FDIC-Assisted Deal

Centennial Bank, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Home BancShares Inc. of Conway, said Friday that it has acquired all the deposits and substantially all the assets of Heritage Bank of Florida. read more >