News for Human Interest

Thursday, July 22, 2021
Dozens of community members and special guests celebrated the mission of the American Heart Association (AHA) at the Clinton Area Go Red for Women event on Friday, July 16. The digital experience celebrated the AHA’s lifesaving mission, donors and volunteers, and most importantly, the lives saved and improved because of the Association’s efforts. The event included a touching story told by our ...read more
Categories: Education, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, July 22, 2021
On the evening of Monday, July 19, 2021 colleagues, family and friends gathered on the plaza of Ascentra Credit Union’s Home Office to dedicate the building in honor of their late President and CEO, Dale Owen and to celebrate his legacy.“Today we have gathered to celebrate Dale - a celebration of a servant leader, a celebration of a devoted family man, a celebration of a relationship builder, a ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community
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
Wednesday, October 07, 2020
Alan “Al” Tubbs is this year’s recipient of the Bruning Award for his leadership and longstanding dedication to providing financial guidance and support to farmers, agricultural businesses and small communities in rural America.  “It’s remarkable to have my past work in the agriculture and financial industries recognized,” said Tubbs. “Agriculture is where I’ve grown up and the largest segment of ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Press Release