First State Bank Nebraska is a full-service community bank in southeast Nebraska established in 1912 as a state charter bank. The first branch opened in Hickman and later expanded to Lincoln. In 2004, First State Holding Co., the holding company owning Saline State Bank in Wilber, acquired First State Bank and the Bank of Yutan. In 2009, First State Holding Co. also acquired Filley Bank. All four charters were merged into one bank. In May 2010, First State Holding Co. went on to acquire two new banks, Farmers Bank of Lincoln and DeWitt State Bank. Today, First State Bank Nebraska currently has 16 locations in the communities of Lincoln, Hickman, Yutan, Wilber, Hallam, Dorchester, Cortland, Firth, Filley, DeWitt, Pickrell, Western, Beatrice and Waverly and a loan production office in Valley.