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Sep 17, 2020, 14:06 ET Jonathan Comer Appointed to Page County Economic Development Authority

Jonathan B. Comer, Senior Vice President and Commercial Loan Officer for First Bank & Trust Company in Harrisonburg, has been appointed to serve on...


Sep 16, 2020, 09:30 ET First Bank & Trust Company Agricultural Division Welcomes Hilary Thompson

First Bank & Trust Company welcomes Hilary Gilliam Thompson to the Agricultural Lending team. Thompson has over 16 years of experience in banking,...


Sep 10, 2020, 08:44 ET Virginia Tech and First Bank & Trust Company Bring Education and Business Together

First Bank & Trust Company, a diversified financial services firm, today announced a partnership initiative with Virginia Tech to promote the banking ...


Sep 03, 2020, 11:41 ET First Bank & Trust Company Welcomes Chad Pennington to the Mortgage Division

First Bank & Trust Company, a diversified financial services firm, today announced that Chad Pennington has been appointed as Vice President,...


Sep 02, 2020, 09:25 ET Supporting the Arts Means Doing Good Business

It comes as no surprise that the performing arts sector has been profoundly impacted by COVID-19. After all, it is a community that is usually the...


Aug 27, 2020, 15:16 ET First Bank & Trust Company Sets the Standard on Professional Development

One of the biggest challenges for any business is employee leadership development commonly referred to as talent management. Identifying and...


Aug 24, 2020, 11:50 ET First Bank & Trust Company Announces Management Changes in Wise County

First Bank & Trust Company today announced leadership changes in the Wise County Virginia market. Melissa Coffey has been appointed as Assistant Vice ...


Aug 20, 2020, 11:53 ET First Bank & Trust Company Ranked Among Top Lenders by U.S. Small Business Administration District Office

Small businesses throughout Virginia and Tennessee are receiving much needed assistance from the Small Business Administration, thanks to First Bank...


Aug 17, 2020, 12:18 ET First Bank & Trust Company Commercial Division Welcomes Chris Guy

First Bank & Trust Company, a diversified financial services firm with assets of $2.3 billion, today announced that Chris Guy has been appointed as...


Aug 14, 2020, 08:38 ET First Bank & Trust Company Congratulates the 2020 Graduate of Bank School

First Bank & Trust Company, a diversified financial services firm, today announced that Emma Brown graduated from the Virginia Bankers School of Bank ...


Aug 11, 2020, 15:45 ET First Bank & Trust Company Supports Local Business in Staunton

First Bank & Trust Company, a diversified financial services firm, today announced that the Staunton Innovation Hub, a project which the Bank's...


Aug 03, 2020, 09:16 ET First Bank & Trust Company Officer Completes Certification for Trust and Wealth Management Division

First Bank & Trust Company, a diversified financial services firm with assets of $2.3 billion, today announced that Christopher T. Henry has met the...


Jul 29, 2020, 12:24 ET First Bank & Trust Company Steps Up to Support Backpack Program

First Bank & Trust Company stepped up to help a local high school student reach her goal to raise money for the United Way of Southwest Virginia's...


Jul 28, 2020, 08:00 ET First Bank & Trust Company Commercial Division Welcomes David Slack

First Bank & Trust Company, a diversified financial services firm, today announced that David E. Slack has been appointed as Senior Vice President...


Jul 21, 2020, 12:47 ET Agricultural Team Grows at First Bank & Trust Company

First Bank & Trust Company, a diversified financial services firm today announced that Samuel W. Johnson has joined the Bank's agricultural team as...


Jul 16, 2020, 10:42 ET First Bank & Trust Company Commercial Division Continues to Grow

Jonathan B. Comer is the latest to join the commercial lending team of First Bank & Trust Company in Harrisonburg, Virginia. Comer has thirteen years ...


Jul 01, 2020, 11:14 ET First Bank & Trust Company Promotes Andy Puckett

First Bank & Trust Company, a diversified financial services firm today announced that Andy Puckett has been promoted to Senior Vice President and...


Jun 26, 2020, 08:00 ET First Bank & Trust Company Celebrates First Time Home Buyers During National Housing Month

The American Bankers Association recognizes National Housing Month during the month of June, but it's just the beginning for some home buyers. First...


Jun 15, 2020, 15:16 ET Preserving Agriculture As An Industry And A Tradition

Food distribution was the last thing on anyone's mind as an ancillary concern of the coronavirus, but the challenges of this pandemic have brought...


Jun 12, 2020, 08:00 ET First Bank & Trust Company Welcomes Steven Osborne

First Bank & Trust Company, a diversified financial services firm, today announced that Steven Osborne has been appointed as Loan Officer. Osborne...


Jun 11, 2020, 08:00 ET First Bank & Trust Company Raises Awareness of Elder Abuse

According to the National Council on Aging, almost 90 percent of the financial abuse committed against older Americans is done by someone they know....


Jun 08, 2020, 08:00 ET First Bank & Trust Company Welcomes Mark Thackston to the Commercial Lending Team

First Bank & Trust Company, a diversified financial services firm, today announced that Mark Carroll Thackston has been appointed as Senior Vice...


May 27, 2020, 07:30 ET First Bank & Trust Company Welcomes Steve Johnson

First Bank & Trust Company, a diversified financial services firm today announced that Steven M. Johnson has been appointed as Vice President and...


Apr 23, 2020, 10:37 ET First Bank & Trust Company Reaches Milestones

First Bancorp, Inc., the parent company of First Bank & Trust Company, reported strong financial results for its quarter ending March 31, 2020. The...


Apr 13, 2020, 07:30 ET First Bank & Trust Company Reports Increased Level of Customer Interest in SBA Paycheck Protection Program

First Bank & Trust Company today reported that interest in the SBA Paycheck Protection Program is high. In late March 2020, the United States...