Thu., July 21, 2011 3:13pm
Georgia Rep. Lynn Westmoreland wants the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. to take a closer look at how it goes about closing banks. Westmoreland said...
Sat., June 18, 2011 6:50am
The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. seized McIntosh State Bank in Jackson Friday. The bank’s deposits of $324 million will be taken over by Hamilton...
Thu., February 24, 2011 4:31pm
Two-thirds of the Georgia’s banks had improved earnings in 2010 and fewer institutions operated in the red, according to the fourth-quarter banking...
Sat., February 19, 2011 8:57am
Regulators have shut down two small banks in Georgia, making six banks that have failed in the state this year.
Wed., January 19, 2011 2:34pm
State Senator Republican Jack Murphy says he’s innocent of federal charges brought against him. The FDIC is suing him and others who sat on the...
Wed., January 19, 2011 7:52am
Federal banking regulators are suing eight former officials from a failed Alpharetta bank, including a state senator just named head of the Senate...
Mon., January 17, 2011 12:17pm
The state’s first bank failure of the new year came over the weekend. Georgia’s Department of Banking and Finance closed Brunswick’s Oglethorpe...
Sat., March 27, 2010 9:21am
Regulators have shut down two Georgia banks bringing to 41 the number of ba
Tue., December 29, 2009 7:45am
Five small Georgia banks have been added to a list of those needing to repa
Sat., December 5, 2009 10:34am
The FDIC seized Tatnall Bank of Reidville, First Security National Bank in