Shelby Mitchell Assumes New Role at First Financial Bank

Date: 02/01/2021

(Wynne, AR) - Shelby Mitchell has recently assumed a new role at First Financial Bank as Vice-President and Preferred Banker for the Northeast Arkansas locations. Previously Branch Manager of Operations at First Financial Bank in Northeast Arkansas, she helped transition FNB-Wynne customers during and after conversion with First Financial Bank.

Shelli Wilson Promoted to Chief Lending Officer

Date: 01/18/2021

First Financial Bank's Shelli Wilson was recently promoted to Chief Lending Officer of our NE Arkansas Division, effective January 1, 2021. She replaces Paul Hall, who retired as Chief Lending Officer on December 31, 2020.

Local Long-Time Banker Retiring in Wynne

Date: 12/31/2020

(Wynne, AR) - Paul Hall, a long-time employee of First National Bank of Wynne (now First Financial Bank) will be retiring, effective 12/31/2020.

Two MSU Seniors Awarded 2020 First Financial Scholarships

Date: 08/10/2020

First Financial Bank of Carthage recently awarded two scholarships totaling $1,500 per year to two poultry science seniors at Mississippi State University. A committee of educators chose the recipients and the funding was provided through the Mississippi Poultry Foundation.

FFB Shows Support for Business Customers During Recent Pandemic

Date: 07/09/2020

As the country's economy struggled to survive the onset of COVID-19, the loan team at FFB stepped up to help in a big way. Through the CARES Act's PPP (Paycheck Protection Program) loans, we were able to support thousands of jobs across the country - making sure that employees received paychecks that were needed to support their families during the crisis.