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  • First State Bank

    • Banking Institutions
    • Financial Services
    105 W Main
    Norton, KS 67654
    (785) 877-3341
    (785) 877-5808 (fax)
    Hours:
    Lobby and Drive Up Hours are 8:30 to 4:00 Monday through Friday. We are closed all Federal Holidays.

    About Us

    We are independent, Kansas State Chartered Bank, locally owned and operated, with assets over $400 million. We have grown to five full-service branches. First State Bank was chartered April 2, 1902, read more
    • About

      We are independent, Kansas State Chartered Bank, locally owned and operated, with assets over $400 million. We have grown to five full-service branches. First State Bank was chartered April 2, 1902, and has a long history of serving the residents of Northwest Kansas and Southwest Nebraska.

      Locations in: Norton, KS - Hill City, KS - Plainville, KS - Hoxie, KS - Holdrege, NE

      We take pride in offering friendly, personal service in an ever-changing banking environment. First State Bank is committed to providing our customers with the best service possible. We offer a variety of personal and commercial services ranging form checking and savings account, certificates of deposit, trusts, and a variety of loans. Also, our affiliated insurance company, First Choice Insurance, offers crop insurance products.
      We're committed to giving Kansas and Nebraska families and thriving small businesses a service they can count on! Stop by First State Bank and learn how you can grow with us.

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    • Norton Highlights

      Sept. 2017: TRAVELING KANSAS is a local production from Smoky Hills Public Television that highlights communities, people and attractions across the state. This episode explores the past and present with a spotlight on the restoration of several historic buildings in Norton and the economic development efforts throughout the county.

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    • Member Spotlight

      NORTON COUNTY MAGAZINE (Est. 2011) Covering the people, life, history and commerce of Norton County! The Magazine is published quarterly.  Thanks to great sponsors, the Norton County Magazine is free to Norton County residents in zip codes 67622, 67645, 67653 and 67654 as well as nearby community 67647. If you live in these zip code areas and are not receiving your issue, let us know.  To subscribe, send your name, mailing address and email address to Norton County Magazine, PO Box 163, Norton, KS 67654 with your check made payable to Frontier Community Foundation. The rate is $24 per year for 4 issues. Carolyn Applegate, Editor.  Contact Information:  (785) 877-3968

       

       

       

       

       

    • News Releases

    • Norton County Arts Council Cultural Arts Event January 25th! Don't miss it! PRESS RELEASE

      Rural Leaders Retreat-Caryl Hale, Norton County Arts Council. Click here for PRESS RELEASE

      Youth Pheasant Hunt Applications Due January 23 PRESS RELEASE

      Norton County Community Foundation Awards $21,455 in November and December Grant Cycles PRESS RELEASE

      Norton County Community Foundation Raises $145,000 in 2019 MyFoundation Campaign Click Here for Press Release!

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