Citizens Bank Named National Community Commitment Winner By the American Bankers Association Foundation

Date Of Release
2018-10-09

BATESVILLE – October 9, 2018 – Citizens Bank was nationally recognized Monday with a 2018 Community Commitment Award from the American Bankers Association Foundation for its Impact Loan & Grant Program and its role in the IMPACT Independence strategic community plan.

Alisha Branscum Receives Above & Beyond Award From Citizens Bank, Batesville School District

Date Of Release
2017-03-13

BATESVILLE – March 13, 2017 – Alisha Branscum, Computer Lab Aide at Sulphur Rock Magnet Elementary School, was named Monday as the March 2017 recipient of the “Citizens Bank Above & Beyond Award” for the Batesville School District.  The presentation was made at the School Board meeting held at Sulphur Rock.

The Above & Beyond program, created in 2012 by the bank and the district, recognizes employees for exceptional service to students, parents, their school, peers and the district. 

‘Red Hot’ Luncheon Supports Women’s Health for a Dozen Years

Date Of Release
2017-03-10

BATESVILLE – March 10, 2017 – The 2017 Red Hot Ladies Luncheon will be held Friday, April 7, in Independence Hall at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville to raise awareness about how heart disease, stroke, cancer and other issues impact the lives of women. 

About 300 women are expected to attend the annual event, which includes a popular silent auction and luncheon, capped by an informative presentation designed to promote good health. 

Shelley Pfitzner Receives Above & Beyond Award From Citizens Bank, Batesville School District

Date Of Release
2017-02-21

BATESVILLE – February 21, 2017 – Shelley Pfitzner, Speech Teacher/Pathologist at Eagle Mountain Magnet Elementary School, was named Tuesday as the February 2017 recipient of the “Citizens Bank Above & Beyond Award” for the Batesville School District.  The presentation was made at the School Board’s meeting at the Batesville Junior High School.

The Above & Beyond program, created in 2012 by the bank and the district, recognizes employees for exceptional service to students, parents, their school, peers and the district. 

Main Street Pottery Owners ‘Double Down’ Through Citizens Bank’s Impact Grant Program

Date Of Release
2017-01-20

BATESVILLE – January 20, 2017 – Karen and Jeff Bailey are maximizing a $5,000 grant they received through the Citizens Bank Impact Loan and Grant Program to revitalize the retail space they own in downtown Batesville.

In fact, the Baileys appear to be “doubling down” on their investment – and there’s more to come.  Their primary business, Main Street Pottery, occupies the back portion of the building at 309 East Main Street, and has now been joined by the relocation of Denim Blues, a clothing store that recently opened in the front of the “L”-shaped structure. 

Henry ‘Chopper’ Headley Receives Above & Beyond Award From Citizens Bank, Batesville School District

Date Of Release
2016-12-19

BATESVILLE – December 19, 2016 – Henry “Chopper” Headley, an Environmental Services employee at Batesville High School, was named Monday as the December recipient of the “Citizens Bank Above & Beyond Award” for the Batesville School District.