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SMBs: Mitigating the Top 3 Cybersecurity Threats

Without technology, businesses and consumers would not have been able to stay connected amidst the global pandemic, Covid-19. At the same time, heavier reliance on interconnected systems opens businesses and consumers up to increased cyber security risks. On top of that, looming warnings of Russian cyberthreats mean that small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) need to… Read more »



Special Homebuyer Programs (First Time Homebuyers & Community Partners Home Loans)

In participation with the Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta’s First-Time Homebuyer Program and Community Partners Product Program, Powell Valley National Bank is helping consumers access funding assistance for down-payment proceeds and closing costs associated with a new home purchase. First-Time Homebuyer Buying your first home is an important milestone in your life. Here at… Read more »



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Virginia Bankers Association Selects Amy Mellinger as Vice Chairman Elect of the Emerging Bank Leaders Group

Jonesville, VA—Powell Valley National Bank (PVNB) is pleased to announce that Amy Mellinger, Senior Vice President, Director of Human Resources and Marketing, has been selected as Vice Chairman Elect of the Emerging Bank Leaders (EBL) group for the Virginia Bankers Association (VBA).  Mellinger’s term will begin January 1, 2022. She will become Chairman on January… Read more »



10 Scam Tips for Holiday Online Shopping

The Holiday Season is an optimal time for parties, celebration, and fraud. That’s right, cybercriminals enjoy the holidays as much as we do! However, it’s for a much different reason. The biggest online shopping days of the year take place around this time, and while people are busy online shopping for gifts, fraudsters are seizing… Read more »





Send A Letter To Santa!

It’s that MERRY time of year again! This year, we have a special mailbox for letters to Santa at 4 of our offices! – Big Stone Gap, Jonesville, Pennington Gap, and Wise. Santa will personally respond to every child who sends a letter through one of these mailboxes! Children accompanied by an adult can drop… Read more »



Mobile Banking App Update

Powell Valley National Bank’s mobile banking app, TouchBanking, has released an updated version of the app.  Mobile banking users should update their TouchBanking app to the most recent version (version 21.2) which includes security enhancements and a new Privacy Policy link.  The TouchBanking app can be updated in Google Play or the App Store.  Users… Read more »



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Stacy Ervin Joins Powell Valley National Bank

Jonesville, Virginia–Powell Valley National Bank (PVNB, Bank) is pleased to announce the appointment of Stacy Ervin as Vice President and Lender retained to serve consumers, farmers, and businesses across the region. “Our team is thrilled to welcome Stacy on board, and he is a great addition to our lending team,” said Browning Wynn, II, Market… Read more »



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Virginia Bankers Association Elects Leton L. Harding, Jr. as Chairman to Board

Jonesville, VA—The Virginia Bankers Association (VBA) announced the election of new officers for its 2021-2022 board of directors during their Virtual Annual Meeting today.  Powell Valley National Bank (PVNB) is honored to announce that Leton L. Harding, Jr., President and CEO, has been elected to serve as Chairman on the Virginia Bankers Association’s board of… Read more »