News Releases

Tyndall Joins Benchmark Community Bank
Swinson and Williams Join Benchmark Community Bank
Saunders Joins Benchmark Community Bank
Benchmark Bankshares, Inc. Reports 3rd Quarter and Year-to-Date Earnings
Benchmark Promotes Webb and Robinson-White
Benchmark Bankshares, Inc. Reports Increased 2nd Quarter and Year-to-Date Earnings
Benchmark Teams with Virginia State Parks for Routes of Rhythm Concert Series
Benchmark Named to Top 200 Community Banks
Benchmark Bankshares, Inc. Declares Semi-Annual Dividend
Stafford Takes the Helm at Benchmark Community Bank
Benchmark Awards $5,000 in Scholarships
Houser Joins Benchmark Community Bank
Benchmark Promotions Prepare for the Future
Benchmark Reports 1st Quarter Earnings
Bynum Joins Benchmark Community Bank
$mart$tart Scholarship Application Cycle Open
Benchmark Bankshares, Inc. Announces Increased Earnings for 2016

BCB in the News

Articles and publicity about Benchmark and its employees include:

June 2017 - "How Benchmark Stays with You for Life," an article posted on ABA Bank Marketing's website
May 2017 - Benchmark is once again listed as one of the top 200 community banks in the U.S. by American Banker magazine
March 2017 - The South Hill branch is chosen as "Best of the Best" in the South Hill Enterprise's Readers' Choice Awards
March 2017 - The Lawrenceville branch is named "Best Bank" in the Readers' Choice Awards hosted by the Brunswick-Times Gazette
February 2017 - In the Gazette-Virginian's Readers' Choice Awards, the Halifax & South Boston branches are selected as "Best Bank"
January 2017 - Benchmark Named Business of the Year, article in The Kenbridge-Victoria Dispatch
December 2016 - Benchmark President/CEO to Retire, article in The Farmville Herald
March 2016 - Lancer Reading Program, Sponsored by Benchmark, Reaches Thousands of Students
March 2016 - Benchmark highlighted in "25 Reasons We Love the Heart of Virginia"

Inside Benchmark

Our shareholder newsletter is published three times a year:

Fall 2017: Partnership Brings Virginia's Music Heritage Home; Branch Facelifts: Farmville & Crewe
Summer 2017: Stafford/Exec/Senior Team Take Helm; Houser Named SVP/NC Market Executive
Spring 2017: Voters Name Benchmark "Best Bank"; NC Business Banking Expansion
Fall 2016: Grand Opening of New Kenbridge Branch; Benchmark Receives Two Extraordinary Awards
Summer 2016: New President Announced; $mart$tart Scholarships Awarded
Spring 2016: New Slogan Adopted; Henderson Office Opens