• Shop Where I Live

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  • The Shop Where I Live platform is an e-commerce marketplace & lead generation platform that helps small businesses to easily sell online together.  The goal is to showcase Chambers’ businesses to our communities and beyond.  This is a partnership designed to help local small businesses sell online via a national platform and still have local community support.

  • News for Press Release

    Tuesday, November 17, 2020
    NelsonCorp Tax Solutions in Clinton, IA is pleased to announce the Jacqueline A Rutledge CPA Firm, is now part of their rapidly growing business operation. This is the third acquisition in the past four years. NelsonCorp Tax Solutions purchased Montgomery Accounting Systems in 2016 and Lynn McGraw Accounting and Tax Services in 2017.   David Nelson, owner of NelsonCorp Tax Solutions and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, November 04, 2020
    With help of local businesses and residents, United Way of Clinton County, Iowa’s (UWCCI) annual campaign has made a strong start toward the $650,000 goal by the end of October. Among those pledging support through Workplace Giving payroll deductions are our local school teachers and staff, with over $14,000 in pledges made by employees of Clinton and Camanche Community Schools.  One in three ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, November 02, 2020
    United Way of Clinton County, Iowa (UWCCI) has awarded prizes for its Winter Getaway Raffle at Citizens First Bank on Monday. With around 500 tickets sold this year and prizes valued at $2400, it’s one of their most important fundraisers of the year.The grand prize winner, Megan Burns of Citizens First Bank (CFB), had the choice of an eight day/seven night stay at the luxury Scottsdale Camelback ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
    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
    Wednesday, October 07, 2020
    Ohnward Bancshares, Inc. financial institutions ranked in the American Bankers Association’s top 100 list for farm lenders by dollar volume. The institutions – First Central State Bank, Maquoketa State Bank and Ohnward Bank & Trust – ranked 90th in the country for agriculture lending by dollar volume in the second quarter of 2020. Ohnward’s roots were built through helping the eastern Iowa and ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Wednesday, August 26, 2020
    First Central State Bank is donating a total of $5,500 to local school districts this fall to help offset extra costs due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Those receiving monetary contributions include Central DeWitt, Clinton, Northeast, North Scott and Pleasant Valley school districts, and St. Joseph and Prince of Peace Catholic Schools.  “This is an unprecedented year for area school districts,” ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Monday, February 10, 2020
    First Central State Bank CEO Brigham Tubbs has announced four promotions.  Melisa Maher, John Jackson, Chris Sterbenz and Cynthia Kaczinski all recently earned promotions at First Central State Bank, which has several locations in eastern Iowa, including Clinton, DeWitt, Eldridge, Goose Lake and LeClaire.  All four have demonstrated an ability to go the extra mile in creating a great team ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Press Release, Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article
    Tuesday, January 21, 2020
    A remodeling project at First Central State Bank’s Goose Lake branch is nearing completion.  To celebrate, First Central State Bank will host an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12, at the bank’s location,  223 Main St. The DeWitt Chamber and Development Company and the Clinton Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a ribbon cutting to begin the festivities.  First Central State Bank ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
    Friday, January 10, 2020
    As a volunteer firefighter, Tyler Vandendooren knows the feeling of lending a helping hand.  Now, he’s adding another way to help area residents by recently joining First Central State Bank as an Assistant Vice President in Commercial and Agriculture Lending. That doesn’t mean he’s giving up on the Thomson, Illinois, Fire Department. He’ll continue to be an Assistant Fire Chief and EMT for the ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release