Bear State Bank

Status:Inactive as of 2018-04-21
 Merger - Without Assistance
Successor Bank:Arvest Bank
Headquarters:Bear State Bank
5315 Highland Drive
Little Rock, AR 72223
FDIC Insurance:1934-01-01
FDIC Cert:#3857
Charter Class:Commercial bank, state charter and Fed member, supervised by the Federal Reserve (FRB)
# of Branches:44
Total Assets:$2,119,679,000
Total Deposits:$1,430,124,000


1897-12-06Institution established: Original name:The First National Bank of De Queen
2005-01-20Acquired First National Bank of Howard County (20365) in DIERKS, AR
2005-01-20Acquired Citizens National Bank of Nashville (21746) in NASHVILLE, AR
2006-02-16Acquired First National Bank (1035) in WALDRON, AR
2006-02-16Acquired The First National Bank (20360) in ASHDOWN, AR
2007-08-17Changed name to First National Bank
2007-08-17Moved bank headquarters from DE QUEEN, AR to HOT SPRINGS, AR
2007-08-17Acquired First National Bank (22391) in HOT SPRINGS, AR
2011-08-13Acquired First National Bank (15616) in IDABEL, OK
2015-02-13Acquired First Federal Bank (28982) in HARRISON, AR
2015-02-13Acquired Heritage Bank, National Association (16983) in JONESBORO, AR
2015-02-13Moved bank headquarters from HOT SPRINGS, AR to LITTLE ROCK, AR
2015-02-13Changed name to Bear State Bank, National Association
2016-02-20Acquired Metropolitan National Bank (24311) in SPRINGFIELD, MO
2016-06-28Changed institution class to INSURED COMMERCIAL OR SAVINGS BANKS, STATE, MEMBERS FRS
2016-06-28Changed primary regulatory agency from COMPTROLLER OF THE CURRENCY to FEDERAL RESERVE BOARD
2016-06-28Changed name to Bear State Bank
2018-04-21Merged into and subsequently operated as part of Arvest Bank (8728) in FAYETTEVILLE, AR

Financial Information (2018-03-31 and Older)