Press Releases

First National Bank Announces Scholarship Program

Bellevue, Ohio – First National Bank is pleased to announce that applications for our 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 a […]

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First National Bank of Bellevue Announces Addition and Renovation to Corporate Headquarters

Bellevue, Ohio – President and CEO of First National Bank, Dean Miller is pleased to announce the groundbreaking of an addition and remodel of their Corporate Headquarters in Bellevue. The construction of a 2,573 square foot addition and the complete remodel of the existing floor space of their North Street building will be the first […]

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First Bancshares, Inc. Reports 4th Quarter 2018 Financial Results

Bellevue, Ohio – First Bancshares, Inc., holding company for First National Bank of Bellevue and sole shareholder of First Bellevue Properties, reported a fourth quarter dividend of twenty-eight cents ($0.28) per share.  This is the fifth consecutive quarter that the dividend has been increased.  This is just under a four percent (4%) increase over the […]

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First National Bank Holds 2018 Food Drive

Bellevue, OH – First National Bank employees and customers will again celebrate the rivalry between The Ohio State University and the University of Michigan by running a food collection for our local pantries through donations beginning November 5 through November 16.  If you would like to make a donation, please stop in any of First […]

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Bellevue Businesses Encouraged to Participate in Christmas Parade

Bellevue, Ohio – The Community Christmas Parade presented by First National Bank will be held on Thursday, December 6th beginning at 6:00p.m. Come join the fun!  There is no fee to enter the parade.  All businesses and organizations are encouraged to participate. You can download a parade registration form by visiting https://www.fnblifetime.com or it can […]

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Top Bellevue GPA Recipient Presented Award

Dean Miller, President and CEO of First National Bank is pleased to announce that Justin Baxter is the recipient of the 2018 Bellevue High School Top Male GPA Award. Justin will be attending the University of Dayton this fall. He is majoring in mechanical engineering with a concentration on aerospace. This summer, Justin is working […]

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FNB Presents Award to Top BHS Senior

Bellevue, Ohio – Dean Miller, President and CEO of First National Bank is pleased to announce that Chloe Brubaker is the recipient of the 2018 Bellevue High School Top Female GPA Award. Chloe is planning to attend Bowling Green State University and is majoring in nutritional science with a double-minor in chemistry and biology.  She […]

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First National Bank Announces New Accounting Clerk

Bellevue, Ohio –   Dean Miller, President and CEO of First National Bank is announcing the following staffing changes to the Bank: Sarah Shade has accepted the position of Accounting Clerk in our Bellevue office. She joined the Bank over 1 year ago as a Customer Service Representative.  Sarah has her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration […]

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First National Bank Announces Promotion

Bellevue, Ohio –   Dean Miller, President and CEO of First National Bank is announcing the following promotions and staffing changes to the Bank: Kyann Hay will be taking on the role of Branch Manager of our Clyde office as the current Manager, Vickie Smith moves to a fully dedicated consumer lender and residential mortgage originator […]

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First Bancshares, Inc. Makes Top 200 List of Community Banks in US

The May 2018 edition of American Banker announced that First Bancshares, Inc., the holding company of First National Bank came in at 132 on the list of the top 200 Community Banks in the United States in relation to the highest 3-year average return on equity. First National Bank, a community bank with seven banking […]

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