Jerry Boatwright Chosen as the 2017 Watermelon Festival Parade Grand Marshal

MONTICELLO, FLORIDA, MAY 30, 2017 — Monticello, FL has hosted the Watermelon Festival for more than 66 years as homage to Jefferson County’s economic and agricultural history. The Festival takes place in downtown Monticello with a parade, pageants, a car show and - of course - watermelons. Each year the Festival Committee makes an open call for nominations for the Parade Grand Marshal, an honor bestowed upon a person who has made significant contributions to the community. This year, the...



FMB Honors Employee Excellence

MONTICELLO, FLORIDA, JANUARY 25, 2017 — At FMB’s Annual Awards Banquet held every December, the bank awarded the 2016 F. Wilson Carraway, Sr. Award for Excellence & Community Service to Senior Vice President of Deposit Operations, Sonja Walker. Two other employees were also acknowledged for their dedication and contributions to FMB. Chief Financial Officer, Linda Palmer, was presented the 2016 FMB Horizon Award and longtime teller, Estelle Thompson, the 2016 FMB Employee of the Year...