National Bank in Edwardsville has added residential loan officer Tricia Newton and business development officer and commercial loan officer Mike Ward. Ward has worked as a residential loan officer at the bank for the past two years, and Newton had been a residential loan officer at the bank's Greenville branch since 2011. National Bank is headquartered in Hillsboro and also has branches in Alhambra, Altamont, Carlyle, Effingham, Highland, Hillsboro, Keyesport, Pana and Vandalia.
Pharmacist Todd Evers has been named the Pharmacist of the Year by the Metro-East Pharmacists Association. Evers owns Millstadt Pharmacy in Millstadt and Dauber Pharmacy in Mascoutah.
Bill Barrows has joined Deli Star Corp. in Fayetteville director of human resources. Barrows most recently served as human resources manager at Amsted Rail in Granite City.