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News Releases

News Releases
2/7/2014 Target Data Breach Leads to Phishing Scams: Lakeside Bank Offers Tips to Help Consumers

Lakeside Bank is warning customers to be careful of phishing scams related to the Target data breach that happened in November of last year.

6/30/2015 Ryan Hess Named Manager of Lakeside Bank in Westlake

Ryan Hess has been promoted to Branch Manager of Lakeside Bank’s Westlake location.

5/14/2015 Rare Historic Currency Collection On Display at Lakeside Bank
 A rare collection of Confederate-era currency will be on display at the main location of Lakeside Bank on Nelson Road in Lake Charles throughout the month of May.
6/1/2015 Lakeside Welcomes New Assistant Vice President
 Misti Trosclair Young has joined the staff of Lakeside Bank as a Banking Officer/Assistant Vice President.
11/13/2013Lakeside Opens New Branch in Oak Park

Lakeside Bank hosted a ribbon cutting and open house today at their new banking center, located at 2132 Oak Park Boulevard in Lake Charles. Lyles McDaniel, Senior Vice President with Lakeside, will be the Branch Manager for this new location, which offers full-service personal and commercial banking services.

9/27/2013 Lakeside Earns Highest National Rating for Safety and Soundness

The nation’s leading independent bank rating and research firm, BauerFinancial, Inc., has awarded Lakeside Bank their highest 5-Star rating. The 5-Star rating is based on the overall financial picture of the bank and indicates that Lakeside Bank is one of the strongest banks in the nation.

7/17/2015 Lakeside Bank Welcomes Garland Prejean as New Vice President

Garland Prejean has joined the executive staff of Lakeside Bank as a Vice President and Director of Human Resources.

8/4/2014 Lakeside Bank Ranked in the Top 20 Nationally and Best in Louisiana
 Lakeside Bank has been ranked the 20th healthiest bank in America on DepositAccounts "Top 200 Healthiest Banks in America” 2014 report.  
9/5/2014 Lakeside Bank Opens New Banking Center in Westlake

Lakeside Bank hosted a ribbon cutting and open house today at their new banking center, located at 2203 Sampson Road in Westlake. Michael Carr, Vice President with Lakeside, is the Branch Manager for this new location, and Bank Officer Ryan Hess is the Assistant Branch Manager. 

7/1/2015 Lakeside Bank Named One of 200 Healthiest Banks in America
 For the second year in a row, Lakeside Bank has been ranked one of the healthiest banks in the United States by DepositAccounts’ "Top 200 Healthiest Banks in America” 2015 report.
11/18/2015Lakeside Bank Holiday Classic Hosted by Westlake High School
 November 23-25, 2015
3/15/2016 Lakeside Bank 2016 Invitational Baseball Tournament: Hosted by Barbe High School
 March 17-19, Barbe High School, Lake Charles
7/30/2014 Boyer and Duplechin Join Lakeside Bank’s Board of Directors

Local businessmen Jim Boyer and Keith Duplechin were recently appointed to Lakeside Bank’s Board of Directors.

2012 News
7/20/2012 Lakeside Named One of Safest Banks in the Nation
  Lakeside Bank was recently named one of the 359 safest banks in the United States. The locally owned bank was the only bank in Southwest Louisiana to receive the designation and one of only three financial institutions in the state of Louisiana to make the list.
3/9/2012 Lakeside Announces Opening of New Building
  In 2010, the country was in the middle of a recession, the financial market meltdown still dominated the headlines and trust in banks was lower than anyone could remember in our lifetime. In the middle of all this economic gloom and doom, one new bank defied the odds and was granted a charter – the only one awarded in 2010 – by banking regulators. That bank was Lakeside in Lake Charles.