Industry News

First Financial participates in Day of Service

11/1/2020
First Financial Bankshares conducted its fifth annual company-wide Day of Service on Columbus Day, Oct. 12.

FirstCapital Bank of Texas awarded 5-star rating

11/1/2020
FirstCapital Bank of Texas has once again been awarded the highest rating for financial strength and stability by BauerFinancial Inc.

Excellence in Banking Endowment renamed after Scott Dueser

11/1/2020
The Texas Tech University System's Board of Regents renamed the Excellence in Banking Program Director Endowment as the F. Scott Dueser Chair fo Excellence in Banking.

David Kelton Monk celebrates 50 years in banking

10/1/2020
David Kelton Monk, regional president of the Northeast Texas region for Spirit of Texas Bank, is celebrating 50 years in banking.

Hondo National and Community National announce merger

10/1/2020
Texas Heritage Bancshares Inc. and Medina Community Bancshares Inc. jointly announced the definitive agreement to combine the two holding companies into Texas Heritage Bancshares.

Southside Bank opens new branch at The Domain in Austin

10/1/2020
Southside Bank's new space is a relocation of the it’s branch on North Mopac Expressway, which closed Aug. 28.

Texas Economic Resilience Summit focuses on critical role of banks in economic recovery

10/1/2020
A prominent line-up of state and national lawmakers, regulators, business leaders and economists presented at TBA’s two-day Texas Economic Resilience Summit.

Louise Bancshares to acquire Dilley State Bank

10/1/2020
Louise Bancshares Inc. and its wholly owned subsidiary, The First State Bank, Louise, announced that they have entered into an agreement to acquire Dilley State Bank.

Juanita Dominguez retires from Pecos County State Bank

10/1/2020
Juanita Dominguez is retiring from Pecos County State Bank after 43 years of service. She began her tenure at the bank on Aug. 8, 1977 as a secretary.