Citizens National Bank rated a 'model community bankMr. Carey N. Bott, CEO of Citizens National Bank, Woodsfield, Ohio proudly accepts a distinguished 5-Star Superior rating from BauerFinancial, Inc., Coral Gabels, Florida. A 5-Star rating for financial strength and stability is the highest rating attainable from BauerFinancial (the Nation's Bank Rating Firm for over a quarter of a century) and is based on the overall financial condition of the bank.Earning a 5-Star rating denotes that The Citizens National Bank is one of the strongest banks in the nation. Achieving this designation for 83 consecutive quarters, such as The Citizens National Bank has, is an even higher honor. In fact, only three percent of the nation's banks have earned this Superior 5-Star rating 83 consecutive times."There's an old adage that says no press is bad press, but if you've seen the banking news over the past year or two, you know this isn't always true," notes Karen L. Dorway, president of BauerFinancial. "That's why it's so important today to share some good banking news and The Citizens National Bank makes it easy. The Citizens National Bank is a model community bank. You should be proud to call it Your Bank."The Citizens National Bank was established in 1933 and has been serving the banking needs of its neighbors and friends for 76 years. It operates through conveniently located offices in Barnesville, Sardis and Woodsfield.BauerFinancial, Inc., Coral Gables, Florida, the nation's leading independent bank and credit union rating and research firm, has been reporting on and analyzing the performance of U.S. banks and credit unions since 1983. No institution pays for its rating, nor can it be eluded. Consumers may obtains star-ratings by visiting