Newly Christened Blake J. Boyd Memorial Stadium Honors Former Peoples Bank President

Larry Allen, Lubbock-based Peoples Bank CEO and chairman, has announced a partnership with Slaton Independent School District to rename the Slaton High School football stadium the Blake J. Boyd Memorial Stadium in honor of a revered Texas banker from the area. Blake J. Boyd, a longtime Slaton resident and community leader, passed away in April … Read more

Ferguson, Pearland State Bank Founder, Passes Away

Dr. Lloyd R. Ferguson, one of the founders of Pearland State Bank, passed away in his Pearland home on March 9. He was 96. Ferguson served in the U.S. Army Air Corps as a B-17 gunman during World War II. He earned his bachelor’s degree from Howard Payne University, a master’s degree from Texas Christian … Read more

Texas Bankers Foundation Presents 2020 Cornerstone and LiFE Awards

The Texas Bankers Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the Texas Bankers Association, presented the annual Cornerstone and Leaders in Financial Education (LiFE) awards to banks at a special virtual video presentation on December 3. The Cornerstone Award recognizes excellence in community involvement by Texas banks. The following banks were honored with the 2020 Cornerstone Award. … Read more

Prosperity Bank Remembers 9/11 with 18th Annual American Tribute Flag Field

El Campo-based Prosperity Bank, the City of Lubbock and Lubbock ISD are partnering for the 18th-annual American Tribute Flag Field. The flags are flying from September 11 to September 18 at Kastman Park, located at Lynnhaven Dr. and South Loop 289 in Lubbock. The flag field tribute serves as a remembrance of the lives lost … Read more