Industry News

TrustTexas Bank opens Hutto loan production office

TrustTexas Bank, headquartered in Cuero, recently expanded its footprint into the Hutto market with the opening of a loan production office in the Highlights of Hutto Plaza.

First Financial Bank named one of the best banks in Texas by Forbes

First Financial Bank, N.A., has been named to Forbes’ fourth annual listing of America’s Best Banks in Each State – 2021.

Woodforest National Bank invests $2M in MDI fund

Woodforest National Bank is the first bank to make an equity investment of $2 million in the Minority Depository Institutions (MDI) Keepers Fund sponsored by the National Bankers Association.

First Financial Bank’s Stephen Lee named to Texas State University System Board of Regents

Stephen Lee, chairman, president and CEO of First Financial Bank, N.A., Southeast Region, was recently appointed by Gov. Greg Abbott to the Texas State University System Board of Regents.

FHLB Dallas and members award $600k to 37 community organizations

FHLB Dallas awarded $400,000 in Partnership Grant Program (PGP) grants, and its members provided an additional $200,250.

Citizens State Bank to acquire Burton State Bank

Burton State Bank will become the seventh branch of Citizens State Bank upon completion of the transaction, which is expected to occur before the end of 2021.

The Ozona National Bank converts to a state-chartered bank

The Ozona National Bank, headquartered in Ozona, has completed its conversion to a Texas state-chartered bank from a national banking association.