For someone trying to keep a low profile, Texas community banker Don Powell is getting a lot of ink. This time it is in The Upbeat Reporter, a Christian magazine that pulled out all the stops for a cover story on the presumptive nominee for Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. chairman.

The cover headline "Amarillo's Don Powell: You Know Where He Stands" and photo of Mr. Powell with President George W. Bush and his father, the former Commander in Chief, underscore the First National Bank of Amarillo owner's strong political connections.

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