Meet Our President

As of June 1st, Alliance Bank has named Wade “Pee Wee” Bartels as President/CEO.  He is now leading the bank in its mission to be the preferred community bank provider of financial services in the markets they serve. Dr. Bartels has been with Alliance Bank for the past 4 years as Community Bank President of …

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In Remembrance – Jerry Pullen

We are sad to share that Jerry D. Pullen, Board Member of Alliance Bank and Chairman of Alliance Bancshares, Inc, passed away on May 20, 2020. Mr. Pullen served more than 20 years in some capacity on the Alliance Bank Board of Directors. He became an Associate Director in 1999, was voted a Director of …

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Latest COVID-19 Update

To our Customers and Friends: On behalf of the entire bank staff, we hope you are well and safe. While it appears that our great country has made significant progress slowing the spread of COVID-19 by social distancing and following stay-at-home orders, we all need to remain vigilant with our efforts to keep ourselves, our …

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Cord Polen Retires from Alliance Bank

Cord Polen has decided to retire as the president and CEO of Alliance Bank. Mr. Polen’s decision was announced by incoming president and CEO, Wade “Pee Wee” Bartels, who said Cord leaves Alliance “in exceptional financial health and well-positioned for a bright future.” Mr. Polen, a 37-year veteran of the banking industry, said this transition …

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FDIC: Insured Bank Deposits are Safe; Beware of Potential Scams Using the Agency’s Name

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Julianne Fisher Breitbeil (202) 898-6895 JBreitbeil@FDIC.gov WASHINGTON — In light of recent developments related to the coronavirus, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) is reminding Americans that FDIC-insured banks remain the safest place to keep their money. The FDIC is also warning consumers of recent scams where imposters are pretending …

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Coronavirus COVID-19 Update

At Alliance Bank, we have always placed priority on the financial wellbeing of our customers, but in these unique times we feel it is also important to address the value we place on the physical wellbeing of all those who pass through our doors. From our customers and coworkers to the community at large, it …

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Bill and Nathan Holmes

This father and son farming operation farms and reside in the Oran, Missouri area.  Their farm land is around the 3000-acre mark where they grow soybeans, corn and rice, utilizing the latest technology in the agriculture industry to maximize their efficiency and yields.  In addition to farming, they have recently launched a new business, PumpTrakr.  …

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New Madrid Branch Ribbon Cutting!

Congratulations to our staff at our new location in New Madrid on their ribbon cutting! Help us welcome them to our Alliance Bank family!

Alliance Bank Baby!

Alyssa Blakely, an employee of our Sikeston Branch, will be welcoming a new baby girl in the upcoming month! Her co-workers surprised her with a Baby Shower to celebrate. We can't wait to welcome Baby Emmy to the Alliance Bank family!