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Southern Bancorp Adds 20th Branch in Mississippi

Meanwhile, Simmons Bank is opening new branches in Tennessee and Texas. read more >
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RiverBank Buys Into Paragould

RiverBank of Pocahontas is adding a third northeast Arkansas market to its footprint. read more >
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Westrock Coffee Hires Justin Majcher as Chief Information Officer (Movers & Shakers)

Justin Majcher has been hired as chief information officer at Westrock Coffee of Little Rock. He previously was chief information officer and vice president of Whole Earth Brands. Mallory Ramsey has been […] read more >
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Rodney Abston & Wesley Bland Honored as Distinguished UALR Alumni (Movers & Shakers)

Abston has been named the Distinguished Alumnus of the Year, and Bland will receive the Dean’s Award for Excellence. read more >
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The Wellington at Chenal Sells for $23.6MLock Icon

A mixed bag of residential and commercial properties in this week's million-dollar deals and construction. read more >
A former Regions Bank branch at 8023 Cantrell Rd. in Little Rock. Rogers-based 7 Brew Coffee plans to open a new location at the site.
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Coffee Chain Plans 2nd Little Rock Location at Former Regions Site

The property at 8023 Cantrell Rd. recently sold for $1.35 million. read more >
A Regions Bank branch in Indianapolis
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Regions Bank to Refund $141M for Illegal Overdraft Fees

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau found that between 2018 and 2021, Regions was charging overdraft fees on some ATM withdrawals as well as some debit card purchases. read more >
Jaclyn Henderson
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1 Promoted at Regions Bank for NWA (Movers & Shakers)

Jaclyn Henderson has been named market executive for Bentonville, Rogers, Siloam Springs, Springdale and Fayetteville. read more >
Jerry Vest, left, and Jaclyn Henderson
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Jerry Vest Retires as Regions Bank Leader in NWA

Jaclyn Henderson succeeds him in the role. She'll also serve as commercial banking leader for the region, as well as markets in the River Valley region and Joplin, Springfield and Branson in southwest Missouri. read more >
The Bank of Rogers at 114 S. First St. in Rogers, circa 1910. 
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Historic Site A New Home For Banco Sí

Signature Bank of Arkansas will take over the former Bank of Rogers building, which first opened in 1906, to open a bilingual-staffed banking office. read more >
In her new role, Laura Merling will lead Arvest’s multiyear transformation strategy, which includes adopting a next-generation banking platform and enhancing capabilities in digital payments and services.
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Arvest Names Merling to Operations Slot (Movers & Shakers)

Arvest Bank has hired Laura Merling as its chief transformation and operations officer. read more >
Darrin Williams, CEO of Southern Bancorp Inc., talks about urban branching and more at Little Rock’s 12th Street Station.
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Southern Bancorp Poised to Double Capital, Expand Financial ReachLock Icon

It took more than a decade for Southern Bancorp Bank to double its tally of total assets from $1 billion to $2 billion. The top executive of the bank’s parent company expects the journey to $4 billion will be much shorter. read more >
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Colonial Parc Powers $22.5M Transaction (Real Deals)Lock Icon

The 239-unit Colonial Parc Apartments and the 124-unit Meadowcrest Apartments in southwest Little Rock were sold to affiliated companies based in Brooklyn, New York. read more >
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John McKeel Returns to Evolve Bank & Trust

He has 20 years of experience in the industry. read more >
Steven Plaisance, president & CEO of Arvest Bank's mortgage division, and Michael Powell, mortgage division president for Simmons Bank, represent 2020's two largest mortgage lenders in Arkansas.
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2020 Rocks Home Loans Amid COVID-19Lock Icon

The surprise tandem that made home sales especially memorable for residential realty companies last year made 2020 equally unforgettable for mortgage lenders. read more >
Regions Bank will soon be closing the doors to its two-story branch lobby at 400 W. Capitol Ave. in Little Rock.
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Old-School Regions Bank Lobby Set to Close

The Regions Bank lobby at its namesake office building in downtown Little Rock is scheduled to go dark in six weeks. read more >
Banks such as Arvest, Bank of America and Regions are telling their customers that they're ready to help.
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Bank Offers Go Viral In Pandemic

The rollout of temporary deals for business and consumer borrowers alike are all over the board as banks adjust their products to the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic. read more >
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Shane Sweetin Sentenced to 33 Months for Lying on Loan Applications

Marcus Shane Sweetin of Little Rock was sentenced Wednesday to 33 months in prison for making false statements on loan applications, costing AgHeritage Farm Credit, BancorpSouth Bank and Regions Bank more than $3.3 million. read more >
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Lonoke County Farmland, Conway Hardee’s Lead Recent Seven-Digit DealsLock Icon

Farmland in south-central Lonoke County, a fast-food eatery in Conway, a mini-storage project in downtown Little Rock, a medical office building in west Little Rock and commercial sites in Benton form this week’s list of million-dollar real estate transactions. read more >
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Shane Sweetin Pleads Guilty to Lying On Loan Applications

Marcus Shane Sweetin of Little Rock pleaded guilty Thursday to making false statements on loan applications, costing AgHeritage Farm Credit, BancorpSouth Bank and Regions Bank more than $3.3 million. read more >