First Southern National Bank

Local Banks Closing Noon-2 pm on Eclipse Day

MUHLENBERG COUNTY - First Southern National Bank, in agreement with several other financial institutions, will be closing their Muhlenberg County offices from 12:00pm until 2:00pm on August 21, to allow their team members and customers to experience the eclipse with their families, friends and community.

“The solar eclipse is truly a once-in-a-lifetime experience and our community is uniquely positioned for observing this incredible phenomenon,” the leaders of the local banks said in a joint statement. “We want to give our staff and their families the freedom to participate together in some of the many wonderful community events that are planned here for August 21.”

“For our clients, our offices will be open until 12 noon that day. We will then close for a period of two hours and re-open promptly at 2 p.m. to serve all of your banking needs,” the statement read.

For more information about these special hours, please contact the First Southern Central City branch at 270-754-3300 or the branch located in Greenville at 270-338-3505. Additional information about Eclipse Day activities in Muhlenberg County is available at