Actions taken by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City under delegated authority

Bank Branches, Domestic
High Country Bank, Salida, Colorado -- to establish a branch at 110 Main Street, Longmont.
- Approved, March 20, 2020
Bank of Bennington, Bennington, Nebraska -- to establish a branch at 3933 South 14th Street, Lincoln.
- Approved, February 20, 2020
Equitable Bank, Grand Island, Nebraska -- to establish a branch at 20112 Pierce Street, Elkhorn.
- Withdrawn, February 4, 2020
First Fidelity Bank, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma -- to establish a branch at 5613 DTC Parkway, Greenwood Village, Colorado.
- Approved, January 22, 2020
Bank Holding Companies
Community Bancorp, Inc. Chanute, Kansas -- waiver of application to merge with Lincoln Bancshares, Inc., Lincoln, Missouri, in connection with the merger of Farmers Bank of Lincoln with and into Community National Bank & Trust, Chanute.
- Granted, May 14, 2020
PBT Bancshares, Inc., McPherson, Kansas -- to acquire Community Bank of the Midwest, Great Bend.
- Approved, April 21, 2020
First State Holding Co., Lincoln, Nebraska -- to acquire Schneider Bancorporation, Plattsmouth, and thereby acquire Plattsmouth State Bank.
- Approved, March 17, 2020
Security Bancshares, Inc., Scott City, Kansas -- to engage in community development activities through its subsidiary, Stoney Brook Homes II, LLC, Scott City.
- Approved, March 5, 2020
HYS Investments, LLC, Topeka, Kansas -- to acquire additional shares of BOTS, Inc., Topeka, parent of VisionBank.
- Approved, February 27, 2020
The Peoples Bankshares Ltd., Pratt, Kansas -- to acquire Osborne Investments, Inc., Osborne, and its subsidiary, The Farmers Bank of Osborne (The Farmers Bank), and for The Peoples Bank, Pratt, to merge with The Farmers Bank and thereby establish branches.
- Approved, January 15, 2020
Bank Mergers
Central Bank of the Midwest, Lee's Summit, Missouri -- to merge with Platte Valley Bank of Missouri, Platte City, and thereby establish branches.
- Approved, March 4, 2020
Blue Sky Bank, Pawhuska, Oklahoma -- to merge with Bank of Cushing, Cushing, and thereby establish branches.
- Approved, January 27, 2020
Change In Bank Control
Fidelity Financial Corporation, Wichita, Kansas -- change in bank control of Fidelity Financial Corporation and its subsidiary, Fidelity Bank of Wichita, Wichita.
- Permitted, May 15, 2020
AMG National Corp., Greenwood Village, Colorado -- to retain control of AMG National Corp. and its subsidiary, AMG National Trust Bank, Boulder.
- Permitted, May 8, 2020
BancFirst Corporation, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma -- change in bank control of BancFirst Corporation and its subsidiaries, BancFirst, Oklahoma City; and Pegasus Bank, Dallas (two notices).
- Permitted, April 29, 2020
Centinel Bank Shares, Inc., Taos, New Mexico -- change in bank control of Centinel Bank Shares, Inc., and its subsidiary, Centinel Bank of Taos, Taos.
- Permitted, April 16, 2020
Spirit BankCorp, Inc., Bristow, Oklahoma -- change in bank control of Spirit BankCorp, Inc., and its subsidiary, SpiritBank, Tulsa.
- Permitted, April 13, 2020
Security Bancshares, Inc., Scott City, Kansas -- to retain control of Security Bancshares, Inc., and its subsidiaries, Farmers & Merchants Bank of Colby, Colby; Security State Bank, Scott City; and The Farmers State Bank of Oakley, Oakley.
- Permitted, March 13, 2020
Financial Security Corporation, Basin, Wyoming -- to retain control of Financial Security Corporation and its subsidiary, Security State Bank, Basin.
- Permitted, March 12, 2020
First Howard Bankshares, Inc., Cherryvale, Kansas -- change in bank control of First Howard Bankshares, Inc., and its subsidiary, Peoples State Bank, Cherryvale.
- Permitted, March 10, 2020
Bethany Bankshares, Inc., Bethany, Missouri -- to retain control of Bethany Bankshares, Inc., and its subsidiary, BTC Bank, Bethany.
- Permitted, March 4, 2020
First National Agency, Inc., Cimarron, Kansas -- change in bank control of First National Agency, Inc., and its subsidiary, First National Bank in Cimarron, Cimarron.
- Permitted, February 7, 2020
First Bethany Bancorp, Inc., Bethany, Oklahoma -- to retain control of First Bethany Bancorp, Inc., and its subsidiary, First Bethany Bank and Trust, Bethany.
- Permitted, February 6, 2020
Sundance Bankshares, Inc., Sundance, Wyoming -- change in bank control of Sundance Bankshares, Inc., and its subsidiary, Sundance State Bank, Sundance.
- Permitted, January 28, 2020
Ironhorse Financial Group, Inc., Muskogee, Oklahoma -- change in bank control of Ironhorse Financial Group, Inc., and its subsidiaries, Armstrong Bank, Muskogee, and Republic Bank and Trust, Norman.
- Permitted, January 10, 2020
Extensions Of Time
Madison County Bank, Madison, Nebraska -- extension to September 15, 2020, to establish a branch at 1650 North 13th Street, Norfolk.
- Granted, April 21, 2020
Bern Bancshares, Inc., Bern, Kansas -- extension to July 3, 2020, to acquire shares of UBT Bancshares, Inc., Marysville, and thereby indirectly acquire United Bank & Trust.
- Granted, April 6, 2020
Country Club Bank, Kansas City, Missouri -- extension to June 2, 2020, to merge with Bank of the Prairie, Olathe, Kansas, and thereby establish branches.
- Granted, February 25, 2020
First Nebraska Bank, Valley, Nebraska -- extension to July 1, 2020, to establish a branch at 20421 George B. Lake Parkway, Elkhorn.
- Granted, February 20, 2020
Madison County Bank, Madison, Nebraska -- extension to May 1, 2020, to establish a branch at 1650 North 13th Street, Norfolk.
- Granted, February 18, 2020
Bern Bancshares, Inc., Bern, Kansas -- extension to April 3, 2020, to acquire shares of UBT Bancshares, Inc., Marysville, and thereby indirectly acquire United Bank & Trust.
- Granted, January 3, 2020

Last Update: May 21, 2020