Business Beat: BTH Bank under new ownership |  business beat

Business Beat: BTH Bank under new ownership | business beat

Quitman-based BTH Bank is now part of Origin Bancorp, headquartered in Ruston, Louisiana.

The previously announced transaction closed on August 1 when Origin Bancorp, the holding company of Origin Bank based in Choudrant, Louisiana, acquired BT Holdings, the holding company of BTH Bank.

Origin now has $9.78 billion in assets, $6.68 billion in loans and $7.98 billion in deposits. Origin Bank and BTH Bank will operate as separate banking subsidiaries pending the merger of the banks, which Origin is expected to complete concurrently with the data processing transition early in the fourth quarter of this year.

In connection with the merger, Lori Sirman, President and CEO of BTH Bank, and Jay Dyer, Executive Vice President of BTH Bank, have joined the boards of Origin Bancorp and Origin Bank. They will also serve on Origin Bank’s executive management team.

Get Sorted starts

to be sorted

Ashton Rossow, right, founded Get Sorted, an organizational services company. She is pictured with her husband Kevin.

Ashton Rossow, who lives in Longview, started her new business, Get Sorted, to help people organize their lives.

“It’s something I’ve been interested in all my life,” she said, recalling testimonies in which teachers described her as the most organized student who would arrange other students’ desks. She would also organize friends’ rooms for them.

The Pine Tree High School and Kilgore College graduate is married to her high school sweetheart Kevin and has worked at Stitch Fix for four years, a career she began so she could stay home with her newborn. Stitch Fix is ​​a personalized online clothing shopping service.

Rossow, whose website is, organizes everything from pantries to kitchens, playrooms, garages and bathrooms, and helps people unpack and downsize when moving.

“It’s something I really love and enjoy,” she said.

Rossow can also be contacted at (903) 806-7531, [email protected] and on Facebook at

Rapid Recovery expands to Longview


Rapid Recovery in Tyler will be expanded soon. The IV Treatment Spa will open its doors on August 4th with a grand opening in Longview.

A business offering intravenous treatments for conditions like migraines, hangovers and dehydration has expanded in Longview.

Rapid Recovery, an IV spa, offers customized fluid packages containing vitamins, electrolytes, minerals and medications that can be administered at home, in an office or hotel, at an event or on-site, according to CEO and partner Robert Wheeler Jr.

Wheeler is a 1986 graduate of Pine Tree High School.

The Longview location celebrated its grand opening at 2828-B Bill Owens Parkway last week.

The first Rapid Recovery location opened in Shreveport in 2016 and the second in Tyler in January 2020.

Walk-in treatments are available from Monday to Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Home visits and external treatments are possible by appointment from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. seven days a week.

Visit for more information.

Pittsburg gets the first Whataburger

Pittsburgh Whataburger

Tyler-based DKT Investments broke ground on Wednesday for its new Whataburger in Pittsburgh.

Tyler-based DKT Investments expands into Pittsburgh, where construction of the city’s first Whataburger begins.

Whataburger is located at 700 N. Greer Blvd. in Pittsburg, where it will be separately owned with a convenience store. The restaurant is scheduled to open next year.

The Pittsburg location will be DKT’s 23rd restaurant.

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