Citizens Bank, Batesville Schools Honor Johnnie Moore As March ‘Above & Beyond’ Award Recipient

Date of Release: 
Sunday, March 24, 2013

BATESVILLE – March 24, 2013 – Johnnie Moore, a Title I Aide at Sulphur Rock Magnet Elementary School in Batesville, was named today as the March recipient of the “Citizens Bank Above & Beyond Award.”  Citizens Bank and the Batesville School District created the award to recognize school staff members who go “above and beyond” in their service to the district. 

Personnel throughout all schools nominate recipients of the monthly Above and Beyond award, which includes a certificate from the Board of Education and a $50 gift card from Citizens Bank. 

According to nomination cards recommending Mrs. Moore for the award:

  • “She thinks of all the students and truly cares deeply for them.”
  • “Johnnie goes above and beyond every day with the students, parents and fundraisers, and provides an ear to listen to fellow co-workers.”
  • “She works well with teachers, students and parents every day.  I feel like she is the heart of Sulphur Rock!”

About The Citizens Bank

Citizens Bank of Batesville was established in 1953 by a group of local businessmen who shared a vision of creating a bank that would be committed to serving the working people of Batesville and Independence County.  Today, Citizens Bank is Independence County’s largest financial institution by market share, and has expanded its service area to include Lawrence, Randolph, Sharp and Stone counties.  The bank operates 10 fully staffed financial centers in Batesville, Cave City, Imboden, Mountain View and Pleasant Plains.