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Free Shred Event to Benefit the Chatham Food Pantry

5/26/2015 12:41 PM

INB will host an on-site document Shred Event from 9-11 a.m. Saturday, May 30 at the Chatham INB Branch.

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Blood Drive Another Way of Giving

5/22/2015 11:28 AM

INB's next blood drive is scheduled from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 27 at our downtown Springfield location, 322 E. Capitol Ave.

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Eric Larson Promoted

5/11/2015 9:03 AM

Illinois National Bank’s Board of Directors recently promoted Eric Larson to Accounting Officer.

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INB Bankers to Teach Financial Literacy

4/17/2015 2:30 PM

INB is partnering with local schools to celebrate Money Smart Week April 18-25 and Teach Children to Save Day April 24.

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Thanks to Community for Supporting Shred Events

3/23/2015 7:59 AM

Thanks to you, we raised almost $1,800 to support the Central Illinois Food Bank's Kids Café. The money will be used to provide low-income kids with food over spring break.

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Shred Events to Benefit Kids Café

3/11/2015 2:26 PM

Illinois National Bank will host three on-site document shred events in partnership with Affordable Shred. While these events are free, the bank encourages donations to the Central Illinois Food Bank’s Kids Café.

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Activate Now to Access Coupons and Discounts

2/20/2015 10:12 AM

Activation required to access coupons and discounts available with most INB checking accounts

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Take Debt Down offers chance to win gas card

2/12/2015 1:13 PM

Take the first steps toward a healtier financial life, and enter to win a $50 gas card.

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INB Promotes Tony Gavin to Commercial Loan Officer

12/15/2014 11:21 AM

Tony Gavin was recently promoted to commercial loan officer and named the bank's Community Reinvestment Act Officer.

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INB Random Acts of Kindness continue

11/19/2014 10:12 AM

Illinois National Bank (INB) recently made cash donations to three local organizations as part of the bank’s commitment to make 15 Random Acts of Kindness in 2014, the bank’s 15th anniversary year.

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INB employees provide hygiene kits to local charities

10/1/2014 12:41 PM

Illinois National Bank (INB) employees recently provided 15 Central Illinois non-profits with packages of hygiene products to provide their clients. Each kit, purchased from Clean the World, includes soap, shampoo, conditioner, lotion and a razor and wash cloth.

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Celebrating Coffee

9/26/2014 2:53 PM

Sept. 29 is International Coffee Day! To celebrate, we’re offering free coffee at all our branch locations. You’ll even find doughnuts, while supplies last.

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Announcing some new branch and drive-up hours

9/17/2014 9:11 AM

Over the last few years, we’ve seen a significant decline in traffic to our branch offices as customers use ATMs, on-line banking and our mobile app to conduct business.

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Local charities earn another $121 thanks to high school football

9/15/2014 9:19 AM

The third week of Central State Eight high school football netted another $121 for three local charities. Illinois National Bank’s Touchdown for the Table pays $1 for every point scored at the 21 football games broadcast on Sports Radio 1450 and WCVS.

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First week of football play nets $133 for charity

9/10/2014 2:21 PM

The first week of Central State Eight high school football kicked off the first donation to Touchdown for the Table, a promotion being sponsored by Illinois National Bank. For every point scored at the 21 football games broadcast on Sports Radio 1450 and WCVS, INB will make a $1 donation which will benefit three charities providing food to those in need this holiday season.

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INB Appoints Communications Director

8/26/2014 12:49 PM

Illinois National Bank’s Board of Directors recently appointed Marilyn Titone Schaefer as Assistant Vice President, Communications Director.

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INB Announces Addition of Natalie Dodson in Springfield, IL

8/6/2014 7:15 AM

Springfield, Illinois – July 29, 2014: Illinois National Bank is pleased to announce the addition of Natalie Dodson - AVP as approved by the Board of Directors at the July meeting.

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SJR Local Business Notes

7/31/2014 9:21 AM

Illinois National Bank of Springfield has launched a new website

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Sherman Man Wins Volunteer Award

7/11/2014 10:01 AM

Glenn Allison of Sherman said he was overwhelmed Wednesday when he received the 2014 Distinguished Volunteer Award during the annual Good as Gold Ceremony.

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Local Bank Employees Spread Holiday Cheer

11/29/2012 8:28 AM

You might want to pay attention if you see a group of people wearing red Secret Santa sweatshirts out and about while you’re holiday shopping. Teams of Illinois National Bank employees want to spread the message about shopping local during the holiday season, according to Lisa Ellis, Marketing Director at Illinois National Bank.

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Illinois National Bank Names New President

12/20/2011 9:00 AM

Sarah C. Phalen was named President and CEO of Illinois National Bank (INB) effective January 1, 2011. The announcement was made by James P. Bruner, President and CEO of Illinois National Bancorp and interim President and CEO of Illinois National Bank. Bruner, a bank shareholder and director, stepped into a temporary leadership role when INB’s founding president Richard K. McCord retired earlier this year.

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Illinois National Bank Honored and Signs Statement of Support for the Guard, Reserve

12/15/2011 8:42 AM

The Illinois Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) will present a “My Boss is a Patriot” award to Illinois National Bank (INB) at 10:30 a.m. on Friday December 16, 2011. The presentation will be made at the bank’s main facility located at 322 East Capitol Avenue in Springfield, Illinois.

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Illinois National Bancorp, Inc. acquires First National Bank of Mt. Pulaski

1/10/2008 8:36 AM

Richard K. McCord announced today the purchase of the First National Bank of Mt. Pulaski by Illinois National Bancorp, Inc. has been completed. McCord is President and CEO of both Illinois National Bancorp, Inc. and Illinois National Bank (INB), a wholly owned subsidiary. Financial terms of the acquisition were undisclosed.

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Illinois National Bank Honored With Illinois Bankers Association Community Service Award

6/26/2007 10:00 AM

Illinois National Bank (INB) in Springfield was honored as a 2007 Illinois Bank Community Service Award Winner by the Illinois Bankers Association. The award was presented to bank president and CEO Richard McCord on June 15 during the 116th Annual IBA Conference and Trade Show at the Keystone Resort and Conference Center in Keystone, Colorado.

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Illinois National Bank Wins 2006 Lieutenant Governor's Awards for Excellence In Downtown Revitalization

11/30/2006 9:00 AM

Illinois National Bank’s Conference and Operation Center at 431 S. 4th Street was the recipient of the Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Excellence in Downtown Revitalization announced Wednesday, November 15th in Waukegan, Illinois. Members and staff of Downtown Springfield, Inc attanded the awards ceremony. The award will be presented to Illinois National Bank on Wednesday, December 6th during a Business After Hours event hosted by the bank in the new facility.

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Riverton Community Bank and Illinois National Bank Announce Merger Plans

8/6/2004 9:34 AM

John McCree and Richard K. McCord have jointly announced the signing of a definitive agreement to merge the banks into one organization, subject to shareholder and regulatory approval. McCree, Chairman of the Board of Riverton Community Bank and McCord, President and CEO of Illinois National Bank, announced the merger agreement today. Financial terms of the merger were undisclosed.

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Illinois National Bank Announces Opening of New Chatham Branch

6/16/2003 10:00 AM

The Illinois National Bank branch located at the corner of Route 4 and Plummer Boulevard in Chatham is now open. Richard K. McCord, president and CEO of Illinois National Bank (INB) in Springfield, announced the opening today. Construction of this branch began in October of last year. Illinois National Bank had been operating from the former Palmer Bank location in Main Plaza, after acquiring that branch last year.

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Illinois National Bank Expands to Pleasant Plains

11/22/2002 9:00 AM

The acquisition of Pleasant Plains State Bank facility in Pleasant Plains by Illinois National Bank (INB) received regulatory approval and was completed late yesterday afternoon. Under terms of the agreement, all employees, assets, deposits and loan accounts of the Pleasant Plains State Bank branch in Pleasant Plains were acquired by INB.

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Springfield Area Banks Announce Branch Purchase

7/3/2002 9:31 AM

Illinois National Bank (INB) has signed an agreement to acquire the Chatham branch of Palmer Bank for an undisclosed cash consideration. The purchase was announced today by James H. Hahn, Chief Executive Officer of Palmer Bank and Richard K. McCord, President and CEO of Illinois National Bank.

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Illinois National Bank Announces Opening of South Sixth Street Branch

5/10/2002 10:00 AM

The Illinois National Bank branch located at 2849 South Sixth Street is now open. Richard K. McCord, president and CEO of Illinois National Bank (INB) in Springfield, announced the opening today. This is the third Springfield branch for INB. A fourth location will open soon at 2450 North Dirksen Parkway, doubling the number of INB branches in Springfield, and bringing the total number of branch locations to five. INB also owns and operates the First National Bank in Fairmount. Construction of the two new branches began last year.

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Illinois National Bank Announces Construction of New Branches

10/17/2001 10:00 AM

Expansion plans were announced today by Richard K. McCord, president and CEO of Illinois National Bank (INB) in Springfield. Construction of two new branches will begin soon at 2849 South Sixth Street and 2450 North Dirksen Parkway, both in Springfield. The facilities are expected to be operational during the first quarter of next year. Harold O’Shea Builders is general contractor for the design build project at both locations.

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Illinois National Bank Announces New Banking Technology

3/1/2001 9:00 AM

New banking technology was introduced to customers of Illinois National Bank today by President and CEO, Richard K. McCord.

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INB Buys Remittance Processing Center, Saves 54 Jobs in Springfield

8/29/2000 10:00 AM

Illinois National Bank (INB) and National Processing Company (NPC) announced today that NPC has agreed to sell its Remittance Services operations located in Springfield, Illinois, to Illinois National Bank. Remittance Services is a wholly-owned operating business of NPC, which is 88% owned by National City Bank. Remittance processing is a function which includes receiving payments, typically checks, and comparing them to the amounts actually invoiced by the customer, performing the related account postings and settling the customer’s account receivable systems. The State of Illinois is a major customer of the Springfield processing site.

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Local Investor Group Announced New Bank for Springfield

3/5/1999 9:00 AM

Richard K. McCord, the former president of First of America’s Illinois banking operations, and Charles E. Robbins announced today that they and a group of investors plan to bring a new bank to Springfield under an old familiar name. The investor group has signed an agreement to acquire control of the company that owns First National Bank of Fairmont, a national located approximately 10 miles southwest of Danville, Illinois. Mr. McCord said that immediately after the closing of this purchase, the bank intends to open a new branch in Springfield located at 300 E. Capitol Avenue, and to change its name to Illinois National Bank. The transaction is subject to approval of banking regulators and other customary conditions. The parties are hoping to complete the acquisition during the first half of 1999.

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