Categories: General
      Date: Jun  5, 2009
     Title: Happy State Bank announces ground breaking of new Plainview location
J. Pat Hickman, Chairman & CEO of Happy State Bank, announces the ground breaking of the new location in Plainview at 3110 Olton Road.   The ground breaking took place Tuesday, June 2.

J. Pat Hickman, Chairman & CEO of Happy State Bank, announces the ground breaking of the new location in Plainview at 3110 Olton Road.   The ground breaking took place Tuesday, June 2.
Kevin Whisenant, president of Plainview Construction Services, LP is the general contractor for this new building in Plainview.  The architecture will be consistent with all of the other Happy State Bank offices and was designed by Scott Stark.  The new office will have four drive-up lanes as well as a drive-up 24-hour ATM.  This full service banking location will also feature safe deposit boxes and a night depository.   At this time, completion is estimated to be early 2010.
“We are very excited about our commitment to Plainview and Hale County.  We will have the best location in town and look forward to providing exceptional home-town customer service for our current and future customers.” said Willis McCutcheon, President of the Plainview market.
The $1 Billion Happy State Bank, established in 1908, has 20 full-service offices and 40 ATMs in 12 communities in the Texas Panhandle including, Happy, Amarillo, Borger, Canyon, Dalhart, Dumas, Hereford, Pampa, Panhandle, Stratford and Sunray.  Happy State Bank also owns a non-depository branch – Gold Star Trust Company which is head- quartered in Canyon, Texas.  
Contact:  Cari Roach, Marketing Director, J. Pat Hickman, Chairman & CEO, Happy State Bank, (806) 354-2265, www.happybank.com.