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ARVEST Bank Buying Bear State Bank for $391 Million

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (Aug. 22, 2017) – Arvest Bank (“Arvest”) announced today it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Bear State Financial, Inc. (“Bear State”) (NASDAQ:BSF), the parent company of Bear State Bank. The acquisition, expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2017 or first quarter of 2018 pending customary regulatory approvals and subject to approval by Bear ...

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Arvest Bank Donates to Special Olympics

Arvest Bank of Mena presented a $1,456.95 contribution to Special Olympics Arkansas on Monday, February 1st. Arvest associates spent most of 2015 raising funds for Special Olympics Arkansas in the branch through fundraising and associate giving.  Arvest believes in giving back to the community and the local branch in Mena chose Special Olympics Arkansas as their charity of choice for ...

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Arvest Bank Announces Promotions

Mena, AR –  Arvest Bank is proud to announce that Damon Miller has been promoted to Commercial Banker for the Mena location of Arvest Bank. He has been with Arvest for over six years and previously served as the Branch Manager at the same location. Damon is a graduate of Rich Mountain Community College with an Associate’s Degree in Business ...

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Arvest Partners with Mena McDonald’s to ‘Pay it Forward’

BY MELANIE BUCK – Arvest Bank partnered with Mena McDonald’s to ‘pay it forward’ at the McDonald’s drive-thru window this morning.  The concept of ‘pay it forward’ is that when someone does a good deed for you, instead of returning the favor to that person, you do something nice for someone else, therefore, you are paying it forward. Arvest and ...

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BUSINESS OF THE WEEK: Arvest Bank – Mena Branch

BY JACLYN ROSE – Arvest Bank began in Bentonville, Arkansas in 1961 and through the course of the last 53 years has expanded into the largest bank in Arkansas by deposits and the largest bank in Oklahoma by number of branches.  With 260 branches in Arkansas, Oklahoma and Missouri, they have banks in over 100 communities. The local Arvest Bank, ...

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Graves Promoted to Asst. Branch Manager

Mena, AR (June 10, 2014) – Jennifer Graves has been named the Assistant Branch Manager for the Mena location of Arvest Bank. She has been with Arvest since 2012 and previously served as the Senior Financial Services Representative at the same location. Jennifer is a graduate of the Leadership Arvest program and is a member of the Arvest Young Professionals ...

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Miller Promoted to Branch Manager at Mena’s Arvest

[JAN. 22] Damon Miller has been named the Branch Manager for the Mena location of Arvest Bank. Miller has been with Arvest for over 5 years and previously served as the Assistant Manager at the same location. Miller is a graduate of RMCC holding an Associate’s degree in Business Administration. He also serves on the Arkansas Coalition for School Improvement ...

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