United Bank

UB holds advisory board meeting
Hosts author and entrepreneur By SHERRY DIGMON News Publisher Each year, United Bank holds a Joint Advisory Board meeting in which board members and guests from across the UB footprint come together to hear about the latest bank news and initiatives from President and CEO Bob Jones. It’s also a time when the bank presents a program of interest. This year, the speaker was Kristen Hadeed, CEO and founder of…
Lt. Col. Darling gives account inside 9/11
By SHERRY DIGMON News Publisher Most folks remember the events of September 11, 2001. If you didn’t see it live on TV, you certainly saw the replay of events dozens of times then and through the years. It was an intense time in America’s history. Imagine being on the inside of the government during the terrorist attack on the country. That’s where retired Lieutenant Colonel Robert Darling, USMC (Ret.) found…
Farm to Table
A pre-Christmas partnership between a local commercial bank, an area food bank and a local church’s feed-the-hungry ministry is helping fill empty stomachs in and around Atmore during the holidays. About two dozen volunteers, including a contingent of seven United Bank employees that included the bank’s top officer, the pastor and members of Empowerment Tabernacle and representatives of Theodore-based Feeding the Gulf Coast met December 19 and gleaned white radishes…
UB receives 5-star rating
United Bank announces it has maintained its 5-Star Superior rating for strength and security from BauerFinancial, the nation’s leading independent bank rating firm. The 5-Star award recognizes United Bank’s financial strength and performance and is based on profitability, capital, level of delinquent loans, charge-offs, repossessed assets and liquidity. The rankings announced are based on the bank’s September 30, 2017 financial results. What this rating means for United Bank is that the…