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First Community Bank owner posts $862,000 profit

...year earlier.The Columbia, S.C.-based bank is publicly traded on Nasdaq and acquired Savannah River's two bank branches. It reported $420,000 in quarterly expenses related to the merger.First Community reported income from interest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-17/first-community-bank-owner
Details emerge in robbery of Hephzibah bank

...unknown black man entered Southern Bank at 2455 Highway 88 at 3:04 p.m., stating he "wanted the money."Southern Bank Branch Manager Janet McClellan told deputies that the man went to a teller's window, scaled the counter and shoved the teller...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-03-29/details-emerge-robbery
Wells Fargo found in contempt of court in U.S. District Court in Augusta

...bank statements on the account to a probation officer.Nelson was under indictment on charges of robbing a Wells Fargo bank branch on Jan. 5, 2013. He was appointed an attorney free of charge, and his attorney sought money to pay for a psychiatric...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-02-11/wells-fargo-found-contempt
Synovus Finanical Corp. reports lower profits

Synovus Financial Corp., which operates two bank branches in Augusta, posted a profit of $35.8 million in the fourth quarter.The Columbus, Ga.-based company reported earnings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-21/synovus-finanical-corp-rep
Augusta-based Georgia-Carolina Bancshares earns $935k in quarter

...to $275 million. Its assets in 2013 grew from $506 million to $516 million.First Bank of Georgia has seven bank branches in Richmond, Columbia and McDuffie counties, and mortgage offices in Augusta and Savannah.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-30/augusta-based-georgia-caro
Across the region

...Columbus.Officials Friday said Sunrise Bank's three branches have been closed and will reopen today as Synovus Bank branches. LaJuan Williams-Young, department spokesman, says customer accounts will automatically be transferred to Synovus...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-10/across-region
Donations for Augusta family in fatal house fire returned

...Aronow, the vice president of Career Personnel, said Monday that the fund had never been finalized and that a SunTrust bank branch in Virginia did not have a record of it.All checks received at the Virginia location through Friday have been returned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-08-28/donations-augusta-family-fata
First Bank of Georgia holding company nearly triples quarterly earnings

...also grew since the beginning of the year, from $411.3 million to $425.2 million.First Bank of Georgia has bank branches in Richmond, Columbia and McDuffie counties, and mortgage offices in Augusta and Savannah.The company plans to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-10-24/first-bank-georgia-holding
Tech firms bumping up perks to recruit, retain

...rather have someone who is."He points out the Jumbotron frame for outdoor movies, the Nacho Royale taqueria, a bank branch with tellers standing by, an artist in residence. Traditional benefits are part of the Silicon Valley packages as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-03-31/tech-firms-bumping-perks-r
First Bank of Georgia holding company posts higher profit

...deposits also grew in the first half of the year, from $411.3 million to $413.3 million.First Bank of Georgia has bank branches in Richmond, Columbia and McDuffie counties, and mortgage offices in Augusta and Savannah. The company plans to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-07-25/first-bank-georgia-holding