TNB to host Chamber Coffee

Texas National Bank will host the monthly Chamber of Commerce Coffee and belatedly celebrate Texas Independence Day at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, March 5, in the bank’s lobby at 400 East Broadway. Guests will be invited to enter a drawing for a framed Texas flag print to be given away at the conclusion of the coffee.Independence serves as the underlying theme of Texas National Bank so it’s natural that the bank celebrates Texas Independence Day with an eye on the spirit of freedom. From replica flags depicting our rich Texas heritage to Travis’s last letter from the Alamo, we remember generations of Texans devoted to Independence.Texas National Bank opened for business on Monday, May 8, 1995, immediately following its acquisition of the Sweetwater Branch of Hamlin National Bank, which had been operating in Sweetwater since January of 1990. In 1997 the bank acquired the local branch of Bluebonnet Savings from State National Bank. In January of this year Texas National Bank acquired First State Bank in Tuscola. That bank is now being operated as the Tuscola Branch of Texas National Bank.Texas National Bank is a full service commercial bank offering a range of products and services comparable to a large financial institution while maintaining the friendly access of a real community bank. The executive officers in Sweetwater include Bill Johnson, President; Chris Casto, Senior Vice President; Mike Fernandez, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer; and Brenda Stirl, Vice President and Cashier. Executive officers in Tuscola include Joel Terry, Tuscola Market President; and Karen Yost, Senior Vice President.