Pictured left to right-Mr. Ted Kendall, III, Chairman of the Board, Clay Purcell, Vice President, and Dick Kilby, President of Merchants & Planters Bank.
Mr. Purcell is being honored with the distinction of being a 2010 graduate of the LSU Graduate School of Banking. Mr. Purcell is a Vice President and manager of both the Main office of the bank and the Clinton office.
For over a half century, the Graduate School of Banking at Louisiana State University has been a major provider of advanced financial education in the United States. The school's purpose is to fill the need for graduate level study by bank officers and others meeting admission requirements leading toward a broader knowledge and understanding of major banking functions.
As a full-service bank, Merchants & Planters Bank has its home office in Raymond as well as a branch office on Highway 18 in Raymond with other offices in Clinton, Bolton and Jackson. A member of the FDIC, M & P Bank is an equal opportunity housing lender. For more information, visit www.mpbank.net.