FNB MAKES $1,500 CHRISTMAS DONATION TO TWO CHARITIES IN MAYFIELD-GRAVES COUNTY

 

During the month of December, FNB Bank made a $1,500 Christmas Donation to two worthy charities on behalf of their customers and community members.  Both the Community Christmas Connection Toy Drive for Mayfield and Graves County students and the Mayfield-Graves County Needline/Food Pantry received $750 donations to assist with daily necessities and expenses. 

 

“It is our gift to give back this holiday season by assisting worthy charities that generously serve and make a difference in the lives of our community members,” stated Brooke Wiles, FNB Marketing Director.  “We are confident that the Community Christmas Connection efforts, along with the everyday mission of the Needline/Food Pantry are vital services that positively impact Mayfield-Graves County. 

 

In addition to the bank’s monetary Christmas donation to the Community Christmas Connection Toy Drive, FNB employees and customers donated 70 toys to the cause.  For more information about Community Christmas Connection, please contact Kim Wheeler, Director of the Mayfield-Graves County Communication Education Program at (270) 674-4984 or by e-mail at kimberley.wheeler@graves.kyschools.us.  For information about the Mayfield-Graves County Needline/Food Pantry, please call (270) 247-6333 or e-mail needline-foodpantry@hotmail.com.

 

FNB Bank, founded in 1875, is one of the oldest banks in the state of Kentucky and ranks among the highest in the nation in the area of safety and soundness.  The bank currently has eight locations:  Mayfield Main, Mayfield Southside, Wingo, Lone Oak, Paducah, Murray, Cadiz Main, and Cadiz West.  FNB is member FDIC and an Equal Housing Lender.

 

 

PADD RECOGNIZES FNB BANK AS A REGIONAL PHILANTHROPIC PARTNER

In observance of National Philanthropic Day, the Purchase Area Development District (PADD) Board of Directors honored three corporations for their charitable engagement supporting PADD’s mission to improve the quality of life in the Purchase Region.  FNB’s Graves County offices were among those recognized at the November meeting.

 

The Graves County offices of FNB were honored for their financial support of the Feeding America Backpack program, which helps to fill the hunger gap that occurs when children are not in school.  FNB firmly believes and supports Feeding America’s mission is to fight childhood hunger by providing nutritious food on the weekends and during holiday break to students across the region. 

 

For the past four years, FNB employees from the Graves County offices elected to serve the Feeding America BackPack Program through their philanthropic fundraising efforts.  Since 2011, FNB has donated over $12,000 to the Feeding America BackPack Program benefiting qualifying students from Mayfield and Graves County Schools.   

 

FNB Bank, founded in 1875, is one of the oldest banks in the state of Kentucky and ranks among the highest in the nation in the area of safety and soundness.  The bank currently has eight locations:  Mayfield Main, Mayfield Southside, Wingo, Lone Oak, Paducah, Murray, Cadiz Main, and Cadiz West.  FNB is member FDIC and an Equal Housing Lender.

 

 

FNB DONATES TO THE FEEDING AMERICA BACKPACK PROGRAM FOR MAYFIELD & GRAVES COUNTY SCHOOLS

In 2014, FNB Bank donated $4,000 to the Feeding America Program benefiting students from Mayfield and Graves County Schools.  For the past four years, FNB employees from the Graves County offices elected to serve the Feeding America BackPack Program through their philanthropic fundraising efforts.  Since 2011, FNB has donated over $12,000 to the Feeding America BackPack Program benefiting qualifying students from Mayfield and Graves County Schools.     

 

FNB employees coordinated and participated in numerous events benefiting Feeding America throughout 2014, including various jean days, Wendy’s of Mayfield chili lunch, Cookout, Spring Fling Shopping Event, GCHS student car wash and concession sales during the Graves County and Mayfield Battle of the Birds football game.  

 

Feeding America is the nation's leading domestic hunger-relief charity.  Their mission is to feed America's hungry through a nationwide network of member food banks and engage our country in the fight to end hunger.

 

The Feeding America Program is based out of the Purchase Area Development District (PADD) office and serves schools in Hickman, Fulton, Carlisle, and Graves County, with the addition of one school in McCracken County.  PADD works with each school’s Family Resource/Youth Services Centers to fulfill the weekly mission of supplying food to the students.  On average, the program serves over 392 students per week by providing a “BackPack” filled with nutritious and easy-to-prepare food items for the student to take home on weekends and holidays during the school year.  

 

To support one student through the program for an entire year requires $100 to cover all of the program expenses.  To learn more about the Feeding America Program, please contact Clay Black, Commodities and Food Bank Coordinator with the PADD office at 270-251-6141or by e-mail at clay.black@purchaseadd.org.

 

FNB Bank, founded in 1875, is one of the oldest banks in the state of Kentucky and ranks among the highest in the nation in the area of safety and soundness.  The bank currently has eight locations:  Mayfield Main, Mayfield Southside, Wingo, Lone Oak, Paducah, Murray, Cadiz Main, and Cadiz West.  FNB is member FDIC and an Equal Housing Lender.

 

 

FRIENDS OF LAND BETWEEN THE LAKES NAMES FNB BANK A NEW BUSINESS PARTNER

FNB Bank is a new proud Business Partner of the Friends of Land Between the Lakes (LBL).  Friends of Land Between the Lakes educates, informs and engages the public through a variety of programs at the Woodlands Nature Station, Golden Pond Planetarium and Observatory and the Homeplace 1850 Living History Farm.

 

“FNB is honored to be named a new Business Partner by the Friends of LBL,” stated Brooke Wiles, FNB Marketing Director.  “We truly value and support the organization’s mission and programs that not only support tourism in our area, but also provide invaluable educational opportunities for approximately 100,000 participants each year.”

 

Friends of Land Between the Lakes is a partner organization to the Forest Service at the Land Between The Lakes National Recreation Area.  They are a private, 501 (c) (3), nonprofit organization that presents educational programs, along with providing visitor information and organizing volunteer activities for the general public for the benefit and improvement of LBL.

 

FNB Bank, founded in 1875, is one of the oldest banks in the state of Kentucky and ranks among the highest in the nation in the area of safety and soundness.  The bank currently has eight locations:  Mayfield Main, Mayfield Southside, Wingo, Lone Oak, Paducah, Murray, Cadiz Main, and Cadiz West.  FNB is member FDIC and an Equal Housing Lender.

 

 

FNB BANK NAMES BRIDGETTE HEFLIN NEW OFFICE MANAGER AT THE LONE OAK OFFICE

FNB Bank is pleased to name Bridgette Heflin as the new Office Manager at the Lone Oak Office, located at 3445 Lone Oak Road in Paducah, KY.  In her new position, Heflin will be responsible for carrying out a variety of administrative and customer service roles, in addition to consumer lending.

 

“I am so thankful for the opportunity to work for FNB and help the people in Lone Oak and surrounding areas with their financial needs,” stated Heflin.  “FNB is doing great things and I am excited to see what the future holds.”

 

Heflin is a native of Cunningham, KY, and is a graduate of Carlisle County High School and has also attended West Kentucky Community and Technical College (WKCTC).  Heflin brings with her six years of banking and customer service experience.  Bridgette and her husband, Cory have two children, Owen and Sophie and reside in Lone Oak.

FNB Bank, founded in 1875, is one of the oldest banks in the state of Kentucky and ranks among the highest in the nation in the area of safety and soundness.  The bank currently has eight locations:  Mayfield Main, Mayfield Southside, Wingo, Lone Oak, Paducah, Murray, Cadiz Main, and Cadiz West.  FNB is member FDIC and an Equal Housing Lender.

 

 

FNB NAMES IKE NICHOLS AS THE NEW COMMERCIAL LENDER IN PADUCAH-MCCRACKEN COUNTY

 

FNB Bank is proud to name Assistant Vice President, Ike Nichols as the new Commercial Lender at the Lone Oak Banking Center, located at 3445 Lone Oak Road, Paducah, KY.  The mortgage lending role that was previously fulfilled by Nichols will now transition over to FNB’s new Mortgage Originator, Dawn Followell. 

 

In his new position, Ike will be responsible for all areas of commercial lending in the Paducah-McCracken County market area.  “I am very excited to transition into my new role with FNB as a commercial lender,” stated Nichols.  “It’s truly an honor to work for a financial institution who’s focus is community based.  By working with local businesses, FNB has provided me with an opportunity to do my part in helping grow and improve an already great community.”

 

Nichols is a native of Milburn, KY and brings with him eight years of banking experience, in not only the commercial realm, but also with consumer mortgage lending services.  He is a graduate of Carlisle County High School and from the University of Kentucky where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Corporate Communications.  In addition, Nichols is a graduate from the Southeastern School of Commercial Lending, the Kentucky Banker’s Association General Banking School and Leadership Paducah.  He serves on the Child Watch Counseling and Advocacy Board, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) Walk Committee and active with the Paducah Board of Realtors.  Nichols and his wife, Kelly reside in Paducah, KY.           

 

FNB Bank, founded in 1875, is one of the oldest banks in the state of Kentucky and ranks among the highest in the nation in the area of safety and soundness.  The bank currently has eight locations:  Mayfield Main, Mayfield Southside, Wingo, Lone Oak, Paducah, Murray, Cadiz Main, and Cadiz West.  FNB is member FDIC and an Equal Housing Lender.

 

FNB WELCOMES DAWN FOLLOWELL AS THEIR NEWEST MORTGAGE LENDER IN PADUCAH-MCCRACKEN COUNTY

 

FNB Bank is proud to welcome Dawn Followell as the new Mortgage Lender at the Lone Oak Office, located at 3445 Lone Oak Road, Paducah, KY.

 

In her new position, Dawn will be responsible for all areas of mortgage lending in the Paducah-McCracken County market area.  “I am proud to be joining a bank that has such a rich history in our community and I look forward to utilizing my skills and expertise in mortgage lending to help our clients achieve economic success,” stated Followell. 

 

Followell is a native of Metropolis, Illinois and brings with her 28 years of experience in the banking industry, including 16 years in the mortgage lending realm.  Followell has formerly served as the President of the Paducah River City Business and Professional Women’s organization, Treasure for the West Kentucky Home Builders Association, and is a Graduate of Leadership Paducah.  Followell is a Certified Mortgage Loan Officer and has earned many prestigious honors for her dedication to her customers and performance.  She is a graduate of Massac County High School and has attended Shawnee Community College and Paducah Community College with an educational focus in accounting and business.  Followell and her husband, Michael currently reside in Paducah, KY and have two children, Katie and Emily.

 

FNB Bank, founded in 1875, is one of the oldest banks in the state of Kentucky and ranks among the highest in the nation in the area of safety and soundness.  The bank currently has eight locations:  Mayfield Main, Mayfield Southside, Wingo, Lone Oak, Paducah, Murray, Cadiz Main, and Cadiz West.  FNB is member FDIC and an Equal Housing Lender.

 

 

FNB BANK WELCOMES BRETT WATSON AS NEW LOAN PROCESSOR IN MCCRACKEN COUNTY

 

FNB Bank is pleased to welcome Brett Watson as the new Loan Processor at the Downtown Paducah Office, located at 630 Jefferson Street.

 

“I am grateful for the opportunity to join the FNB team,” stated Watson.  “I admire the bank’s commitment to helping customers and businesses achieve their financial goals, and I am looking forward to serving our existing and future customers in the Paducah-McCracken County market.”

 

Watson is a native of Marshall County and currently resides in McCracken County.  She brings over 10 years of banking experience to FNB, with her most recent experience serving as a branch manager.  Watson is actively involved with the United Way of Paducah-McCracken County and serves as a financial counselor through the “Love Your Neighbor Program” at Gospel Mission Worship Center.  She is a graduate of Marshall County High School and attended Murray State University.  Brett and her husband, Erik have two children, Cameron and Peyton. 

 

FNB Bank, founded in 1875, is one of the oldest banks in the state of Kentucky and ranks among the highest in the nation in the area of safety and soundness.  The bank currently has eight locations:  Mayfield Main, Mayfield Southside, Wingo, Lone Oak, Paducah, Murray, Cadiz Main, and Cadiz West.  FNB is member FDIC and an Equal Housing Lender.

 

FNB BANK NAMES KRISTA SHUPE THE NEW MAIN OFFICE RECEPTIONIST AND MARKETING ASSISTANT

FNB Bank is pleased to name Krista Shupe as the new Receptionist and Marketing Assistant at the Mayfield Main Office, located at 101 East Broadway.  

 

Shupe will be fulfilling a variety of roles, such as assisting with the coordination of philanthropic efforts, special events, customer service tasks and more.

 

“We are excited to have Krista serving in her new role,” stated Brooke Wiles, AVP and Marketing Director.  “Krista is an asset to FNB and we are confident that she will continue to provide our customers with exceptional service, while also being an integral part of assisting with our fundraising and marketing efforts.”

 

Shupe is a native of Carlisle County and has been with the bank since 2012.  She is a 2010 honor graduate of Carlisle County High School and has also attended Murray State University in pursuit of a Bachelor’s degree in Advertising.  

 

FNB Bank, founded in 1875, is one of the oldest banks in the state of Kentucky and ranks among the highest in the nation in the area of safety and soundness.  The bank currently has eight locations:  Mayfield Main, Mayfield Southside, Wingo, Lone Oak, Paducah, Murray, Cadiz Main, and Cadiz West.  FNB is member FDIC and an Equal Housing Lender.

  

 

MURRAY-CALLOWAY COUNTY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES NEWEST GOLD SPONSOR: FNB BANK, INC.

 

The Murray-Calloway County Community Foundation today announced FNB Bank, Inc. is a Gold Sponsor of its “Create Your Community Legacy” campaign.

 

Funds from FNB Bank, Inc.’s sponsorship – in addition to sponsorships from other organizations – will be used to educate the community and promote the Foundation through an 18-month campaign.

 

The goal of the campaign, “Create Your Community Legacy,” is to educate members of the community about endowments and how they can positively impact the community now and for generations to come in perpetuity.

 

“We are proud to announce FNB Bank, Inc. as a Gold Sponsor,” said Harold Hurt, MCC Community Foundation President. “FNB understands the importance of a community foundation, and how endowed funds will benefit local organizations now and for all generations to come.”

 

“FNB immediately responded to our request to become a sponsor of our campaign. Their sponsorship is indicative of their commitment to our community, both now and for the future.

 

Lori Noel, FNB Bank, Inc. Senior Vice President, echoed Hurt’s comments.

 

“FNB is a community bank with local priorities,” Noel said. “Our goal is to support initiatives that make a difference in the lives of our community members.  We are confident that our partnership with the “Create Your Community Legacy” campaign will accomplish just that.”

 

The Community Foundation is currently seeking sponsors to help make the education and promotion campaign possible. One Title Sponsorship opportunity is available with a $10,000 donation. In addition, the Community Foundation is working with local businesses to secure Platinum Sponsors ($5,000 contribution) and Gold Sponsors ($2,500 contribution).

 

“We have been very encouraged by the response we’ve received from local businesses thus far,” said Hurt. “Businesses value local organizations and want to see our community continue to grow and prosper, for the benefit of our children, grandchildren and other members of our community.”

 

The MCC Community Foundation will use Sponsor’s funds to fund the campaign’s progress through newspaper ads and printed materials, and host campaign events to educate community members of the needs and benefits of endowments and to recognize its established endowments and their donors.

 

As a part of the campaign, the Foundation will be featuring its Founders Program which will close at the end of the campaign. This will be the last opportunity for individuals, couples, businesses, churches, non-profit organizations and anyone else to become a Founder of the Foundation. The Foundation will always recognize those Founders that make it possible for the Foundation to get started.

 

About Murray-Calloway County Community Foundation

Founded in 2010, the Murray-Calloway County Community Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to starting endowments to help our churches, cemeteries, parks, schools - including Murray State University, hospital, airport and all other non-profit organizations in Murray and Calloway County. Affiliated with the Community Foundation of West Kentucky, the MCC Community Foundation does not compete with local non-profits and does not benefit financially from endowments set-up to benefit these organizations. The Foundation provides a way for individuals and businesses to provide funding to non-profit organizations in a way that will benefit them immediately and for years to come.  The Foundation’s primary mission is to establish endowments to benefit the community in perpetuity.

 

About FNB Bank, Inc

FNB Bank, founded in 1875, is one of the oldest banks in the state of Kentucky and ranks among the highest in the nation in the area of safety and soundness.  The bank currently has eight locations:  Mayfield Main, Mayfield Southside, Wingo, Lone Oak, Paducah, Murray, Cadiz Main, and Cadiz West.  FNB is member FDIC and an Equal Housing Lender.

 

FNB BANK NAMES ANGELIQUE JONES NEW OFFICE MANAGER AT MURRAY-CALLOWAY COUNTY OFFICE

FNB Bank is pleased to name Angelique Jones as the Office Manager and Loan Processor at the Murray-Calloway County Office, located at 1445 Lowes Drive.  Jones will be taking over the role previously fulfilled by Connie Dolack that recently relocated out of state.  

 

“We are thrilled to have Angelique serving in her new role,” stated Lori Noel, FNB Chief Lending Officer.  “Angelique is an asset to our Murray team and we are confident that she will continue to provide our customers with the same great service that they have come to know and expect from FNB.”

 

Jones is a native of Murray-Calloway County and has been with the bank since 2013 serving as a Teller and Customer Service Representative.  She is a graduate of Murray High School and has also attended Murray State University in pursuit of a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management.  

 

FNB Bank, founded in 1875, is one of the oldest banks in the state of Kentucky and ranks among the highest in the nation in the area of safety and soundness.  The bank currently has eight locations:  Mayfield Main, Mayfield Southside, Wingo, Lone Oak, Paducah, Murray, Cadiz Main, and Cadiz West.  FNB is member FDIC and an Equal Housing Lender.

 

FNB BANK PRESENTS XTREME BUSINESS MAKEOVER PRIZE PACKAGE TO POSH ACADEMY

As a part of KeeForce’s 4th Annual Xtreme Business Makeover, FNB recently presented their portion of the prize package to the 2014 winners, Eric and Jessica Hobbs, owners of Posh Academy Preschool and Childcare in Paducah, KY.

 

FNB’s Business Account Specialist, Polly Toon; Commercial Lender, Ike Nichols; and Marketing Director, Brooke Wiles recently presented Posh Academy with their $500 FNB MasterCard Gift Card.  

 

FNB’s special prize package featured a $500 FNB MasterCard Gift Card to assist with business expenses and a customized Business Banking package for the winner.  Posh Academy employees are also eligible to receive consumer loan discounts (restrictions apply).   

 

The Xtreme Business Makeover represents a partnership of 22 local companies dedicated to the success of businesses in the Purchase Area.  The project aims to help one lucky organization "makeover" their business operations by taking them from ordinary to extraordinary!  Posh Academy’s Grand Prize Package includes professional goods and services valued at over $45,000.

 

FNB Bank, founded in 1875, is one of the oldest banks in the state of Kentucky and ranks among the highest in the nation in the area of safety and soundness.  The bank currently has eight locations:  Mayfield Main, Mayfield Southside, Wingo, Lone Oak, Paducah, Murray, Cadiz Main, and Cadiz West.  FNB is member FDIC and an Equal Housing Lender.