On any given day, you can find a ghost light shining brightly on stage at the Historic Masonic Theatre in Clifton Forge. The light is there to shine when the theatre is unoccupied and would otherwise be completely dark. For the months since COVID-19 shut down public gatherings, the light has continued to shine.[Read more…] about The Historic Masonic Theatre Keeps the Ghost Light on With the Help of a Paycheck Protection Loan
“Highlands Community Bank is great for a small town like Covington and they’re the only ones that are putting money back into the community,” says Roe. “Banking with them is a win-win.”[Read more…] about The Rail Bar & Grill Finds Stability During COVID-19 with Paycheck Protection Program
It’s a seemingly age-old question: Should you bank with a national bank that offers all of the newest bells and whistles in banking? Or do you bank with a local bank that offers simpler services but is rooted in your community?
It’s a hard question to answer. If you travel often, it can be tempting to open an account with a bank that you can find in other localities across the country. But being able to walk into a bank where someone know your name comes with its own set of benefits.[Read more…] about Benefits of Banking Locally
The Alleghany Highlands community has always been known to lift each other up in times of crisis and their response to the COVID-19 pandemic has been no different. While the hospitality may not look the same as it has in the past, and you can’t see the typical smiles for being covered by masks, resilience and hope remains the common tone for local business owners.[Read more…] about How Local Business Are Adapting to the New Normal
For Jay Ford, working on cars is all he’s ever known. Starting at the age of 13, Ford spent his time painting cars. His knowledge, experience, and connections led him to open up Bath County Collision Center in May 2002. Highlands Community Bank has been honored with the opportunity to help him expand his business with new service lines, equipment, and properties.[Read more…] about Bath County Collision Spotlight
Our people and our focus are rooted in the Highlands.
As a community bank, we proudly invest in our communities with a sincere passion for uplifting every business and individual we serve. We understand that some people in our community may be impacted financially by the COVID-19 pandemic. As part of our commitment to you, we will be offering solutions that can provide financial relief for our community.[Read more…] about Highlands Community Bank Launches Relief Programs for Customers