Press Releases

2024 Winter Newsletter

2024 winter newsletter “The Companion” is First National Bank’s quarterly customer newsletter.  Click on the link to read about what’s happening at FNB!

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FNB Welcomes New Mortgage Lender

  Bellevue, OH – First National Bank is pleased to welcome Kimberly Zoller (NMLS # 418988) as our newest Residential and Consumer Lender. Originally from Gibsonburg, Kimberly and her husband Keith now reside in Clyde, where they are raising their two children who keep them very busy with activities and sports. Kimberly is involved with […]

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2024 FNB Customer Scholarships

Click here for application:  2024 customer scholarship  First National Bank Announces 2024 Scholarship Program   Bellevue, Ohio – First National Bank is pleased to announce that applications for our 2024 Customer Scholarship Program are now available. The applicant or the applicant’s parents, legal guardians, or grandparents must be an established customer who has had a […]

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First National Bank Announces Top Male and Female GPA award winners for Bellevue High School

FNB Presents Awards to Top BHS Seniors   Bellevue, Ohio – Dean Miller, President and CEO of First National Bank is pleased to announce that Matthew Higgins is the recipient of the 2023 Bellevue High School Top Male GPA Award and Hope Alda is the recipient of the 2023 Bellevue High School Top Female GPA […]

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Press Release-FNB Announces 2023 Customer Scholarship Recipients

2023 scholarship First National Bank Awards Customer Scholarships Bellevue, OH –Dean Miller, President and CEO of First National Bank, is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2023 First National Bank Customer Scholarship. For students to be eligible for the First National Bank Customer Scholarship, the applicant or applicant’s parent/legal guardian/grandparent must be a customer […]

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First National Bank Announces New Board Member & Employee Promotions

Bellevue, Ohio- Dean Miller, President & CEO of First National Bank is pleased to announce the following new board member appointment and staff promotions. First National Bank would like to recognize retiring board member, Mel Miller, for his 12 years of service to our organization.  Mel has been a great contributor and supporter of the […]

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First Bancshares Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter 2022 Financial Results

Bellevue, Ohio – First Bancshares, Inc., the holding company for First National Bank of Bellevue and sole shareholder of First Bellevue Properties, reported a fourth quarter dividend of thirty-three cents ($0.33) per share. The company showed some slight balance sheet decline as deposit balances decreased due to excess liquidity in the market starting to dissipate. […]

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First National Bank Announces 2023 Scholarship

Bellevue, Ohio – First National Bank is pleased to announce that applications for our 2023 Customer Scholarship Program are now available. The applicant or the applicant’s parents, legal guardians, or grandparents must be an established customer who has had a relationship with First National Bank for at least 1 year.  The $1,000 scholarships are for […]

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Benavides Joins First National Bank as Chief Lending Officer

Bellevue, Ohio –   Dean Miller, President and CEO of First National Bank announces that David Benavides has joined the Senior Management Team as the Senior Vice President / Chief Lending Officer. “David brings a strong background in commercial and residential lending with customer focused service levels. His addition to our team will allow us to continue […]

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First National Bank Announces Staff Changes and New Hires

Bellevue, Ohio –   Dean Miller, President and CEO of First National Bank is announcing the following staffing change and new hires within the bank: Doug Brisendine has accepted the position of Branch Manager of our Port Clinton Office.  He has been the Assistant Branch Manager for Port Clinton since July of 2021. Doug brings an […]

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