• News for Human Interest

    Friday, January 14, 2022
    MercyOne locations continue to be critically impacted by increased patient volumes.   To avoid long wait times and additional patients visiting our busy sites, MercyOne is urging people with COVID-19 symptoms to contact your provider office to assess any active symptoms over the phone or determine if a telehealth appointment is available for you.  If you have been exposed and are not ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Friday, January 14, 2022
    MercyOne locations continue to be critically impacted by increased patient volumes. We recognize support from a family member or friend contributes to patient experience, safety and healing. We desire to balance these important elements with the need to protect patients and colleagues from unnecessary exposure to COVID-19. Due to the current COVID-19 surge, MercyOne Clinton Medical Center is ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, January 05, 2022
    Quad Cities area credit union, Ascentra and its foundation, the Ascentra Credit Union Foundation (ACUF), were presented the Outstanding Corporation/Corporate Foundation Philanthropy Award by the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Quad Cities Chapter during its committee meeting on the evening of Dec. 13 at its home office in Bettendorf, IA.Ascentra was nominated for this award by the ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community
    Monday, January 03, 2022
    MercyOne Clinton Foundation is sponsoring the Med Tree campaign through January 31, 2022. The campaign raises funds for the Emergency Prescription Fund which assists people in the community with emergency medication needs.  The fund is administered by the Information, Referral, and Assistance Services agency in Clinton. “Many people continue to have to choose between buying food, paying rent, or ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, November 02, 2021
    When First Central State Bank began its Grilling For Charity tradition more than 10 years ago, a small grill and a few to-go orders highlighted those first renditions.  Now, armed with multiple grills, an extensive non-profit network, and community members and bank employees coming together, the 2021 Grilling For Charity season netted record-breaking results across First Central State Bank’s ...read more
    Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, October 14, 2021
    The Iowa Bankers Association recently honored a First Central State Bank team member for a distinguished 50-year career in banking.  Judy Farrell was honored at the annual Iowa Bankers Association convention. She joined 13 other inductees from around the state of Iowa in receiving the honor.  “I’ve really enjoyed banking my whole life,” said Farrell, who is stationed at First Central’s ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, August 11, 2021
    First Central State Bank will continue its tradition this month of Grilling for Charity fundraisers.  The event will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 27, at First Central State Bank’s Lincoln Way location. The proceeds collected from this fundraiser will benefit My Gear Outreach of Clinton County, an organization that supports foster families and foster children in Clinton County by ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Monday, July 12, 2021
    When the pandemic struck in 2020, Josie Hartman began looking for jobs. With few options available, she moved to Clinton and eventually landed a position as a teller at First Central State Bank.  A year later, Hartman has been promoted to Lead Teller and Customer Service Representative at First Central State Bank’s Lincoln Way location. Despite the challenges brought on by the pandemic, First ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, February 02, 2021
    First Central State Bank CEO Brigham Tubbs has announced a promotion.  Laura Howard recently earned a promotion, moving her to Assistant Vice President. She is located at First Central State Bank’s Clinton – North Second Street location.  Howard, who has been with First Central State Bank since 2005, is the Branch Manager at the North Second Street location.  “Laura has been a great ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Human Interest