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New website launched to help Tupelo recover from storm

May 1, 2014

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In the wake of the devastating tornado that caused widespread damage in the city of Tupelo Monday, a new website is aiming to help in the recovery efforts while at the same time illustrating the strength of community. Spearheaded by the Tupelo-based advertising firm Mabus Agency and sponsored by Renasant Bank, www.tupelostrong.com was launched Tuesday […]

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Bauer rankings reflect strong Q3 showing for Mississippi banks

December 10, 2013

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A total of 45 Mississippi banks and saving and loans garnered five-star ratings from Bauer Financial Services in the third quarter. Of Mississippi’s largest banks, the $20 billion Hancock Bank of Gulfport was the only one to receive five stars, though Jackson’s Trustmark and Tupelo’s Renasant performed well enough to gain four stars each. BancorpSouth, […]

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Renasant, First M&F shareholders endorse merger

June 26, 2013

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TUPELO, Mississippi — Affirmative shareholder votes Tuesday cleared the way for Renasant to begin a $119 million acquisition of Kosciusko’s First M&F Corp. The acquisition gives the $4.2 billion regional bank based in Tupelo a Central Mississippi presence and increased market shares in the northern part of the state as well as in Tennessee and […]

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Shareholder vote near on Renasant takeover of First M&F

June 21, 2013

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TUPELO, Mississippi – Affirmative shareholder votes Tuesday will clear the way for Renasant to begin a $119 million acquisition of Kosciusko’s First M&F Corp. in a move designed to give the $4.2 billion regional bank a Central Mississippi presence and increased market shares in the northern part of the state as well as in Tennessee […]

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Public land in Delta impacted by river flood

September 16, 2011

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Every year, hunters flock to the Delta to take advantage of some of the best public hunting land in the state offered by the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries & Parks’ wildlife management areas (WMAs) and the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service’s Theodore Roosevelt National Wildlife Refuge Complex. This year, however, hunters are wondering if […]

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Regions sets debit card fees in bid to offset revenue losses

September 2, 2011

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In a soon-to-arrive consequence of the Dodd Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, Regions Bank in mid-October will begin charging customers in Mississippi and elsewhere a $4 monthly fee for debit card use. The financial services sector has been predicting for the past year that Dodd Frank’s mandated cut in swipe card fees […]

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Tupelo’s Renasant adds Tuscaloosa to bank expansion roster

August 23, 2011

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Alabama has growing appeal for Renasant Bank, as the Tupelo-based regional bank followed last year’s expansion into Birmingham with entry into the Tuscaloosa market this week. Renasant’s temporary location will be in the “Fitts” building at 1806 6th St. in downtown Tuscaloosa. Tuscaloosa marks Renasant’s ninth expansion over the past 12 months. Tuscaloosa adds to […]

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Renasant enters Atlanta suburbs with purchase of distressed Roswell bank

February 4, 2011

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Tupelo-based Renasant Corp., parent of Renasant Bank, extended its regional reach with completion of a Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.-assisted acquisition of troubled American Trust Bank of Roswell, Ga. American Trust’s three suburban Atlanta locations will reopen Monday as Renasant Bank. The acquisition expands the $4.5 billion Renasant to 14 full-service locations in North Georgia, providing […]

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Renasant opens on Main St. in Columbus

November 19, 2010

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By Ted Carter Renasant Bank is telling the Great Recession “you’re not the boss of me.” In fact, the recession hasn’t called many shots at all in the Tupelo boardroom of Renasant. The $4.2 billion banking company is ignoring the banking sector slowdown as it completes an acquisition and branch tri-fecta for the year. Renasant, […]

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