First Bank 125th Anniversary Summer Tour Announced!

June 5, 2018

First Bank has been Making Great Things Happen for families, businesses and our communities for 125 years, and it’s time to celebrate!

To thank you for making First Bank your bank, please join us at one of our 125th Anniversary Summer Tour Stops!

At each tour stop, you will enjoy:

-Complimentary lunch from 11am-1pm
-Commemorative 125th First Bank Summer Tour t-shirts for the first 125 guests
-$125 cash giveaway to support a local nonprofit
-Games and prizes

June 15: Carmi
June 22: Poseyville
June 29: Grayville
July 13: Mt Vernon
July 20: Evansville Eagle Crest
July 27: Evansville Red Bank
August 3: Princeton
August 10: Mt Carmel

We look forward to seeing you on our Summer Tour!

June 15-Some of our Carmi crew at our first Summer Tour stop! It was a pleasure serving and visiting with our clients and friends!

June 22-Poseyville Branch Manager, Carol Collins, and Storm from 93.5 DUKE FM sounded great on the radio talking about our 125th anniversary.

June 29-It was a scorcher out, but we had a blast grilling up lunch for clients in Grayville and celebrating our 125th anniversary!

July 13-Free commemorative t-shirts, sweet treats, and lunch from Acropolis Restaurant & Catering made our 125th anniversary celebration so much fun at our Mt. Vernon branch!

July 20-Another fun Summer Tour stop took place at Eagle Crest! Lunch from Acropolis, delicious sweets, cornhole, and best of all… visiting with our clients and friends!

First Bank Makes School Card Check Presentation to Grayville Schools

June 5, 2018

First Bank Branch Manager, Chris Potter, presented a check today to Sarah Emery, Superintendent at Grayville Schools.

The donation was another payout from First Bank’s School Spirit Debit Card program whereby checking accountholders earn cash for Grayville Schools every time they swipe their Bison Debit Card!

Golfing to Benefit Gibson County Habitat for Humanity

June 1, 2018

A big thank you to Oakland City University for manning the First Bank team at the annual golf outing to benefit Gibson County Habitat for Humanity! Couldn’t have asked for better weather or a better team! Thank you to Mikel Breeden, David Hose, Nick Virden and Joe Hinton! Another great Habitat fundraiser in the books!

Business Debit Holiday Sweepstakes Winner Announced

January 9, 2018

Congratulations go out to Bryan Harms of Norris City, IL! He was randomly chosen as our winner of a $500 MasterCard gift card as part of our Business Debit Card Holiday Sweepstakes!

Pictured left to right is Keith Hoskins (First Bank), Bryan Harms, Bev Vaught (First Bank), and Jody Romig (First Bank).

First Bank Honoree Makes Donation to St. Vincent Center for Children

November 22, 2017

Earlier this month, 25-year veteran of First Bank, Katrena Koontz, was honored as our newest Fritschle Award winner. This honorable award, named after our President/CEO, is given each quarter to the employee who best exemplifies our core values.

As part of the award, First Bank donates $500 to the award winner’s organization/cause of their choice. Katrena chose St. Vincent Center for Children in hopes of “making a sick child smile.”

Pictured here, left to right, is Tracie Young (First Bank), Katrena Koontz (First Bank), Adam Trinkle (St. Vincent), and Al Fritschle (First Bank, President/CEO).