BETHALTO — The RiverBend Growth Association has named State Farm – Tom Lane as its Small Business of the Month. Lane is shown holding the sign. The Growth Association selects a small business to honor each month. Winners are selected based on a scoring system that awards points for number of years in business, number of employees, overcoming adversity and community service. For information on State Farm – Tom Lane contact the office at (618) 377-8912 or visit the website at http://tomlaneagency.net. The firm is also on Facebook. For more information on how to nominate a business, visit www.growthassociation.com or call (618) 467-2280.