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Michael Hoggard Named Vice President - Controller and Information Security Officer

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Citizens Bank is very pleased to announce the promotion of Michael Hoggard to Vice President – Controller and Information Security Officer.

In addition to his continuing responsibilities for management and supervision of all financial-related activities of the bank, Michael will assume the new responsibilities of Information Security Officer. In his role as Information Security Officer, Michael will be responsible for overseeing the bank’s Information Security Program.

Citizens Bank Named National Community Commitment Winner By the American Bankers Association Foundation

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BATESVILLE – October 9, 2018 – Citizens Bank was nationally recognized Monday with a 2018 Community Commitment Award from the American Bankers Association Foundation for its Impact Loan & Grant Program and its role in the IMPACT Independence strategic community plan.

Alisha Branscum Receives Above & Beyond Award From Citizens Bank, Batesville School District

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BATESVILLE – March 13, 2017 – Alisha Branscum, Computer Lab Aide at Sulphur Rock Magnet Elementary School, was named Monday as the March 2017 recipient of the “Citizens Bank Above & Beyond Award” for the Batesville School District.  The presentation was made at the School Board meeting held at Sulphur Rock.

The Above & Beyond program, created in 2012 by the bank and the district, recognizes employees for exceptional service to students, parents, their school, peers and the district. 

‘Red Hot’ Luncheon Supports Women’s Health for a Dozen Years

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BATESVILLE – March 10, 2017 – The 2017 Red Hot Ladies Luncheon will be held Friday, April 7, in Independence Hall at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville to raise awareness about how heart disease, stroke, cancer and other issues impact the lives of women. 

About 300 women are expected to attend the annual event, which includes a popular silent auction and luncheon, capped by an informative presentation designed to promote good health.