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Legence opens doors in Benton

  • All signage is complete at the new Legence Bank branch in Benton. Legence Bank purchased the former MidCountry Bank branch, along with several others in southern Illinois.

    All signage is complete at the new Legence Bank branch in Benton. Legence Bank purchased the former MidCountry Bank branch, along with several others in southern Illinois.
    Courtesy of Legence Bank

 
 
Posted on 8/30/2017, 1:00 AM

The former MidCountry Bank in Benton has officially completed its transformation into Legence Bank.

Legence Bank expanded its branch network to 15 with the acquisition of the Benton, Carbondale, Johnston City, Marion, Metropolis, Mounds and Mt. Vernon MidCountry branches.

The branches have about $146 million in deposits and bring Legence Bank's assets to approximately $450 million.