(5-12-20) The following was released last night after Celina City Council completed their meeting by City Law Director George E Moore.

The attorneys hired by the City of Celina have been working diligently to craft an appropriate solution with First Financial Bank relative to concerns related to the management of the Ed L. Bryson Trust. In seeking a solution, time and expenses have been utilized to carry out the wishes of Ed L. Bryson.

No details were released on any of the issues that are be worked on at this time.

A lawsuit was filed on September 27th in Mercer County Probate Court by the City of Celina against the First Financial Bank. Citing concerns that the management of the Bryson Trust fund no longer involves a local person, and is presently under the control of First Financial Bank’s Cincinnati office.