News and Events

Mar 28 2014

The Caring Peoples’s Community Techology Center received a donation of 8 monitors, 12 keyboards, and 10 mice from Branson Bank to help the organization offer greater access of technology to the community. Branson Bank performed a series of recent upgrades that helped facilitate the donation of these useful accessories.

Mar 27 2014

Branson 2nd Graders take a tour at Branson Bank and learn the basics of banking.

Feb 10 2014

Our public website at is scheduled for maintenance and upgrade work on Wednesday, February 19. This will cause the website to be offline for much of that day.

Jan 03 2014

At the beginning of the 2013-2014 school year, Branson Bank distributed Character Education Calendar Contest entry forms to area middle school students at the following schools: Branson, Forsyth, Hollister, Kirbyville, Taneyville, and Bradleyville. The contest asked students their thoughts regarding the 12 character words displayed by the First PLACE! Character Education Program.

Dec 20 2013

As you might know from national news reports, Target had a potential breach of the data from Debit and Credit Cards used at all of their stores nationwide from 11/27/2013 until 12/15/2013.

Dec 03 2013

We have had some reports, as have other area banks, that fraudsters are making Phishing Phone Calls at random during this busy shopping season saying your account is locked and attempting to get folks to give them specific account and or debit card number information.

Dec 03 2013

Bundle up the kiddos and bring them out to Branson Bank's Annual "Cookies and Milk with Santa." Santa will be visiting both Branson and Forsyth this year! The first 100 children at each event will receive Branson Bank's warm chocolate chip cookies and milk, hear Santa read a Christmas story, and sit on Santa's lap.

Oct 10 2013

On Friday, October 4th, the staff and management of Branson Bank, along with the family of Joe Smith, dedicated the lobby of the Forsyth Branson Bank location in honor and in memory of Joanne Smith, with over 70 in attendance. Joanne was employed with the bank since 2007, where she helped build what is now the Forsyth Branson Bank location, until her passing in July of this year.

 Equal Housing Lender. Member FDIC. NOTICE OF EXPIRATION OF THE TEMPORARY FULL FDIC INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR NONINTEREST-BEARING TRANSACTION ACCOUNTS. By operation of federal law, beginning January 1, 2013, funds deposited in a noninterest-bearing transaction account (including an Interest on Lawyer Trust Account) no longer will receive unlimited deposit insurance coverage by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC).  Beginning January 1, 2013, all of a depositor’s  accounts at an insured depository institution, including all noninterest-bearing transaction accounts, will be insured by the FDIC up to the standard maximum deposit insurance amount ($250,000), for each deposit insurance ownership category. For more information about FDIC insurance coverage of noninterest-bearing transaction accounts, visit: