Kimberly Buckalew, a personal banker with Bank of America, has been promoted to banking officer.
Margaret Thornton has been named office manager of the First National Funding Corp. branches in Augusta and in Martinez.
Jennifer Scott has joined First National Funding as production manager.
Sherri Pettigrew has been promoted to manager of Environmental Programs at Thermal Ceramics.
Sid Henriksen has joined CSRA Mortgage Co.,Inc. as manager and loan counselor.
Chuck Armour has received state merit honors for seven of eight entries in the South Carolina Professional Photographers Convention. His photographs also won court of honor ribbons, while one was a first-place winner in the photographic art category.