First Neighborhood Bank opens new branch in downtown Ripley

Katelyn Waltemyer
Jackson Newspapers
First Neighborhood Bank is open now at 245 S. Church Street in Ripley.

RIPLEY — First Neighborhood Bank opened its first office in Jackson County on Church Street in Ripley on Nov. 15, according to a release. 

Located at 245 S. Church Street, the Ripley location is the Mid-Ohio Valley company's fourth branch in West Virginia. Other locations are in Spencer, North and South Parkersburg. 

“This week’s opening of a fourth location is another reminder of the Bank’s continued promise to support and invest in the communities we serve,” David Righter, President of First Neighborhood Bank said. 

The company prides itself on being locally owned and operated in the Mid-Ohio Valley, the release said. The Ripley location's lobby and drive-thru are open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

“We are excited to be involved in the Jackson County community as we have been in our other communities,” Nikki Romeo, Branch Manager of the Ripley office, said.

First Neighborhood Bank provides online banking, home loans and commercial loans. Call the Ripley office at 304-373-1750 for more information. 

— Katelyn Waltemyer (she/her) is the General Assignment and Enterprise Reporter for Jackson Newspapers in Jackson County, West Virginia. Have a news tip on local government or education? Or a good feature? You can reach Katelyn at Follow her on Twitter @Kate_Waltemyer.