BLANCHESTER — The Blanchester Area Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting for the grand re-opening of Peoples Bank in Blanchester.
Since acquiring the locations of National Bank & Trust in 2015, Peoples Bank has been working to complete branch renovations in two phases. Phase 1 was recently completed — November 2015 — and included the renovation of branches in Clinton, Montgomery and Warren Counties.
“We’re thrilled to celebrate the grand re-opening of our branches in this market,” said Ed Reilly, Peoples Bank executive vice president – regional president.
“Our associates are focused on building success in their communities. Each branch features a dedicated and highly visible community wall to showcase local organizations and events,” Reilly added.
Locations participating in Phase 2 grand re-opening events are located in Batavia, Blanchester, Georgetown, Hillsboro, Milford, Mount Orab, New Vienna, Sardinia and Williamsburg.
From left in the back row are Brandon Fawley, Rhonda Hauke, Dean Lynch, John Carman, Betsy Hart and Danaye Franek; and from left in the front row are Toni Barnes, Peggy Scott-Morgan, Linda Greene, Todd Lane, Dorena Scott, Wilma Hollon and Lisa Beach.