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Apr 03, 2014, 12:59 ET
Michael L. Taylor was promoted to Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of First Mid-Illinois Bank.  (PRNewsFoto/First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust)

First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust Announces Michael L. Taylor Named Senior Executive Vice President

 Joe Dively, Chairman, President and CEO of First Mid-Illinois Bancshares, Inc., recently announced a series of organizational changes for...

May 17, 2013, 18:14 ET
First Mid provides comprehensive banking, trust and wealth management, and insurance services through its operating subsidiaries First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust, N.A., and First Mid Insurance Group. It operates banking centers and ATMs in over 25 communities in Illinois.  More information about First Mid is available at  (PRNewsFoto/First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust)

First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust Announces Gordon Smith Retirement and Brad Rench Hire

Gordon Smith, Regional President, at First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust, has announced plans to retire later this year.  Upon retiring from...

Apr 29, 2013, 16:38 ET
A veteran commercial loan officer, Kevin Gramm has nearly 20 years of experience in the financial services industry and will cover Peoria, Ill., and the surrounding communities as First Mid's Vice President and Commercial Loan Officer.  (PRNewsFoto/First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust)

Kevin Gramm Joins First Mid as Vice-President and Commercial Loan Officer

MATTOON, Ill., April 29, 2013 Kevin Gramm recently joined the staff of First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust as Vice-President and Commercial...

Jul 25, 2011, 11:09 ET

First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust to Offer Commercial Interest Checking Account to All Business Customers

As the result of recent regulatory changes that took effect July 21, 2011, First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust, N.A., is rolling out a commercial...