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April 2017

April is National Young Saver's Month!  Click here to learn more.  

Legence Bank created a Coin Saving Challenge for young savers during the month of April.  Click here to participate!

March 1, 2017

AgriTalk Podcast with Machinery Pete and Alan Hoskins: American Farm Mortgage and Legence Bank Offer Air Evac Memberships as an Added Value for Customers Borrowing Operating Funds

February 22, 2017

Legence Bank Signs Agreement with MidCountry Bank to Purchase Their Southern Illinois Branches: Benton, Carbondale, Johnston City, Marion Heights, Marion West, Metropolis, Mounds, and Mt. Vernon

January 31, 2017

Legence Bank Announces Promotion

2016 Articles

October 14, 2016

Legence Bank Announces New Staff Member

September 30, 2016

Harrisburg Customer Appreciation Tailgate Party 3-5 PM at our Harrisburg Branch

September 23, 2016

Eldorado Customer Appreciation Tailgate Party 3-5 PM at our Eldorado Highway Branch

Fall 2016

Legence Bank Begins a Shop Local Initiative with Legence Loves Local

September 1 - 30, 2016

Legence Bank Hosts Drive for Eldorado High School's Weekend Food Program

September 15, 2016

Town & Country Days Legence Bank 5K Results - 2016 WINNERS

Town & Country Days Legence Bank 5K Flier

Town & Country Days Legence Bank 5K Sponsorship Form

Town & Country Days Legence Bank 5K Registration Form

September 12, 2016

US Farm Report by Host Tyne Morgan Features Interview of our Alan Hoskins with Legence Bank Customers Wayde and Brice Allard

September 2, 2016

DuQuoin State Fair Southern Illinois Cattleman Cookout Featuring Legence Bank's Shawn Bailey

August 24, 2016

INC. 5000 Magazine Article on Legence Bank Customer, eLuxury Supply, A Company With a Three Year Growth Rate of 23,620%

August 16, 2016

Future of Agriculture: Ask the Experts - Event Flyer

AgDay Segment Features Alan Hoskins and Wade Allard of Allard Farms Discussing Rural Bankers Being Cautious About Farm Incomes and Heavy Rains in Illinois Threatening Record Yields

AgDay Segment Features Recap of the Recent "Future of Agriculture: Ask the Experts" Event

August 27, 2016

Legence Bank Sponsors KinderVision Event in Evansville IN August 27 & 29, 2016

August 16, 2016

American Farm Mortgage & Financial Services and Legence Bank Sponsor: The Future of Agriculture - Ask the Experts featuring Machinery Pete, Tyne Morgan, and Jim Rasor at 5:30 PM on Tuesday, August 16, 2016

July 14, 2016

Maude Squad Team Flyer for the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure on September 25, 2016 in Evansville IN

Maude Squad Team Registration Form for the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure on September 25, 2016 in Evansville IN

May 2, 2016

Customers, Employees and Giving Back - An Independent Banker Article by Kevin Beckemeyer

April 18, 2016

Legence Bank Welcomes New Advisory Board Member, Dr. Carey Harbison

March 11, 2016

Alan Hoskins, President and CEO of American Farm Mortgage & Financial Services, Speaks at the National Association of Credit Specialists

March 3, 2016

Legence Bank Sponsors High School Business Skills Competition at Southeastern Illinois College

March 1, 2016

2016 National Ag Week FFA Contest

February 24, 2016

Legence Bank and American Farm Mortgage & Financial Services 2016 National Ag Week Essay Contest Information and Rules

2015 Articles

August 25, 2015

2015 Town & Country Days 5K Flyer

2015 Town & Country Days 5K Registration Form

August 12, 2015

Legence Bank and American Farm Mortgage Company Announces Four Executive Promotions

2014 Articles

December 4, 2014

Legence Bank Open House and Ribbon Cutting of New Corporate Office

March 5, 2014

Legence Bank Promotes Destiny Partain to Mortgage Loan Officer

February 28, 2014

Legence Bank Sponsors Free Call-In Seminar Wednesday, March 5 from 10-12 AM with the Productivity Pro and Best Selling Author Laura Stack

2013 Articles

December 5th, 2013

Legence Bank Sponsors Free Call-in Seminar at 1-2 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 5 with International Best Selling Business Author Mark Sanborn

October 29th, 2013

Legence Bank Groundbreaking Photos from New Corporate Office

October 22nd, 2013

Legence Bank Groundbreaking for New Corporate Office in Eldorado on October 22, 2013

October 17th, 2013

Legence Bank Receives BKD Award for Excellence and Innovation from the Community Bankers Association of Illinois

August 22nd, 2013

American Farm Mortgage Company, Inc. Appoints Hoskins as President and CEO, Announces Additional Management Changes, Promotions

June 10, 2013

Shawn Bailey Joins Legence Bank's Vienna Branch as Commercial Loan Officer

February 25, 2013

Legence Bank's Shawneetown and Vienna Branches Open on February 25, 2013

February 13, 2013

Important Internet Banking and Bill Pay Information for our New Shawneetown and Vienna Customers

January 23, 2013

Welcome, Vienna and Shawneetown

January 7, 2013

Legence Bank Receives FDIC Approval to Purchase Old National Bank Shawneetown and Vienna Branches

2012 Articles

August 27, 2012

Legence Bank Launches New Education Program

August 20, 2012

Fox Business Network – Kasasa (video)

August 16, 2012

Legence Bank Signs Agreement to Purchase Two ONB Branches

July 24, 2012

Ferrell Hospital announces Capital Campaign leadership

May 24, 2012

Legence Bank - Chat With the Experts

2011 Articles

December 5, 2011

Legence Bank Sponsors Free Teleseminar "Think Like an Entrepreneur"

October 1, 2011

Who's Ready to Give - Clothing Drive

August 25, 2011

School Supplies

March 21, 2011

Legence Bank Acquires, Opens Harrisburg and Galatia, IL Branches Mar. 21

March 7, 2011

Legence Bank Sponsors Former Hearst Newspaper Head Discussing Leadership Qualities in Free Teleseminar, 12 Noon on Wed., Mar. 9

Feb. 18, 2011

Legence Bank Receives FDIC Approval to Purchase MidCountry Bank Harrisburg and Galatia, IL Bank Branches

Feb. 8, 2011

Legence Bank Supports Mentors 4 Kids Program With Jean Day Donation

2008 Articles

July 18, 2008

First State Bank Soon Will Be Legence Bank