Community Trust News

SBA Honors Community Trust Bank as Kentucky's Top SBA Lender, 2013 - 2014
December 16, 2014
PIKEVILLE, KY. – Community Trust Bank, Inc. was recently honored with the "Gold Lender Award" by the United States Small Business Administration (SBA) as Kentucky's top community bank SBA 7a lender in 2013 – 2014. This is the sixth consecutive year that Community Trust has received this award from the SBA. 

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Pike County Bowl Turns 30
August 19, 2014
PIKEVILLE, Ky. (WYMT) -- This week is the start of the high school football season in the state of Kentucky, and one of the oldest bowls in the state...."The best part the number of kids that you are able to help,” Market President Brett Keene said.
....The bowl has raised about $719,00 in its history.

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CTIC's Wealth and Trust Management - 2014: 2nd Quarter Review
July 31, 2014
"The equity and bond markets marched forward in the second quarter of 2014 despite Russian “occupation” of Crimea, the capture of Iraqi cities by Sunni militants, and the largest GDP contraction since 2008. In fixed income markets, the Federal Reserve continues..."
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Community Trust honored as 'bank lender of the year'
July 23, 2014
PIKEVILLE, Ky. – The United States Small Business Administration (SBA) honored Community Trust Bank, Inc. earlier this year for being the “2013 West Virginia Community Bank Lender the Year.”
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CTBI Recognized as One of “America's 50 Most Trustworthy Financial Companies”
April 1, 2014
PIKEVILLE, KY. – Jean R. Hale, Chairman, President, and CEO of Community Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: CTBI), announced today that Community Trust Bancorp, Inc. has been recognized by Forbes magazine as one of “America's 50 Most Trustworthy Financial Companies.” Community Trust was ranked first in the “Small Cap” category ($250 million to $1 billion).
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CTIC's Wealth and Trust Management - 2014: 1st Quarter Review
March 31, 2014
2013 ended with an exclamation point as economic optimism began to creep into the psyche of investors. However, an aging bull market, a new Fed chairman committed to "tapering" quantitative easing, and...
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“Jean Hale knows something about success” - Tom Eblen, Lexington Herald-Leader
March 9, 2014
“A lot of people think banking is somewhat boring; it’s not. It’s a constantly changing and evolving industry, and I like that.” Jean Hale, president and CEO of Community Trust Bancorp, Inc.
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SBA Honors Community Trust Bank as Kentucky's Top SBA Lender, 2012 - 2013
December 11, 2013
Community Trust Bank, Inc. was recently honored with the "Gold Lender Award" by the United States Small Business Administration (SBA) as Kentucky's top community bank SBA 7a lender in 2012-2013.
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