A locally-based bank opened a new location in Lubbock Thursday.
Centennial Bank held a ribbon cutting for its new location at 904 Avenue O. in downtown Lubbock.
Bank Chairman J. David Williams said the bank restored an older downtown building and will be creating 50 new jobs at the location.
Centennial Bank formed from a merger between Plainview-based HCSB, and Slaton-based Citizens Bank.
The bank has 14 branches across the state..including 10 in west Texas.