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Mark Loosbrock is just the sixth president in the 114-year history of the State Bank of Lismore. His grandfather and father also both served as president of the bank. (Beth Rickers/Daily Globe)

Loosbrock is link to Lismore bank's history - and future

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LISMORE — The lower level of the State Bank of Lismore is dedicated to preserving the past. Equipment that was once essential to the banking industry — manual typewriters, original alarm system, interest calculator and other antique gadgets and furniture are on display as a reminder of the financial institution’s 114-year history in the community.


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Beth Rickers
Beth Rickers is the veteran in the newspaper staff with 25 years as the Daily Globe's Features Editor. Interests include cooking, traveling and beer tasting and making with her home-brewing husband, Bryan. She writes an Area Voices blog called Lagniappe, which is a Creole term that means "a little something extra." It can be found at  
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