The year 2009 was a very special year for Independence Bank. It marked the 100-year anniversary of the bank’s original charter that is traced back to 1909. With over 100 years of success behind us, Independence Bank is now the fastest growing bank in Western Kentucky. In the past year alone, the bank has experienced phenomenal growth for a bank of its size. That’s what happens when you make a commitment to putting customers and the communities first. We are strong, we are growing. And we pledge to keep doing things the right way both now and in the future for our communities, our customers and our shareholders. We are Right By You SM for 100 years.