The Way We Were: The Georgia Railroad Bank

...Canal.The banking side of the business was quickly more successful than the railroad side. The Georgia Railroad & Banking Co. was perhaps the strongest bank in Georgia for many years.Its image took an impressive turn in 1967 when it moved...

The Way We Were: The Railroad Arch

...remembrance of things past.Sherman Drawdy, chairman of the board and chief executive officer of the Georgia Railroad and Banking Co., agreed, and said the bank would work with the railroad to keep it standing, according to a January 1970 article...

On The Move

...public accounting firm Elliott Davis LLC. He most recently served as CFO and Chief Compliance Officer for Savannah River Banking Co.Education: Bachelor of science in business administration, University of South Carolina Aiken MICHAEL HARLEY JR...

First Community reports $1.2 million profit

First Community Corp., which acquired Augusta's Savannah River Banking Co. earlier this year, reported net income for the second quarter $1.2 million, or 18 cents per share, even with the second...

First Community Bank grows with move to Augusta

...the merger of First Community Bank and Savannah River Banking Co., it took a weekend to rebrand the branches.Although...Bank in 2010.First Community's buying Savannah River Banking Co. has nothing to do with the aftermath of the financial...

Savannah River Banking Co. completes merger with Columbia bank

Savannah River Banking Co. opened Monday as First Community Bank after shareholders last week approved the merger of the Augusta-Aiken bank with the publicly-traded...

Notable people with ties to the Augusta area died in 2013

...Heating Contractors and the Georgia Plumbing Contractors Association. He was also a former director of Georgia Railroad & Banking Co., The Georgia Railroad Bank and First Union of Augusta.OZELL GREENMARCH 29Green not only was a beloved fixture at...

First Community Bank owner posts $862,000 profit

...owner of First Community Bank, which entered the Augusta market in February through the acquisition of Savannah River Banking Co., reported first quarter net income of $862,000, compared to $1.03 million in the quarter a year earlier.The...

First Community reports $1.5 million profit

First Community Corp., which acquired Augusta's Savannah River Banking Co. earlier this year, reported net income for the third quarter $1.5 million, or 23 cents per share, higher than the $1 million...

Augusta tech firm offers improved security monitoring

...near Augusta Regional Airport. Former Fed chairman Ben Bernanke joins think tank Brookings Institution. Savannah River Banking Co. and First Community Bank complete merger, new signs up on Augusta and Aiken branches.