Plaquemine Bank and Trust recognizes retiring VP Plauche

Staff Writer
Plaquemine Post South
Plaquemine Bank and Trust retiring executive vice president Dale Plauche was recognized for his years of service recently at a Christmas Party. 

PLAQUEMINE - President/CEO/Chairman of the Board at Plaquemine Bank and Trust Stephen Panepinto recognized Dale Plauche upon his retirement for his 18 years of service with Plaquemine Bank & Trust and 42 years in the banking industry on Dec. 21.

During his career, Plauche held many banking positions, always with an emphasis on commercial lending.

"Dale Plauche has always been positive in business decisions that sometimes were very difficult and holds an impressive record of representing Plaquemine Bank," Panepinto said.

Also on hand for the breakfast celebration and ceremony was Ginger Laurent, Chief Operating Officer with Louisiana Banker's Association. Laurent presented Plauche with a plaque and commended him for years of service and dedication to Plaquemine Bank and the banking community.

The Board of Directors honored Plauche for his years of service to Plaquemine Bank during the annual Christmas party held on Dec. 15.

Laurence T. "Sonny" Gascon was hired by the Bank in August of 2011, ensuring a smooth transition and is available to service the lending needs of customers.

Plaquemine Bank and Trust Company is a full-service community bank established in 1968. For additional information, please visit