Fri., May 10, 2013 5:43pm
Regulators say they have closed banks in North Carolina and Georgia, bringing the number of U.S. bank failures to 12 this year. The Federal Deposit...
Fri., April 26, 2013 6:29pm
Regulators say they have closed banks in Georgia and North Carolina, bringing the number of U.S. bank failures to 10 this year. The Federal Deposit...
Mon., January 2, 2012 1:41pm
The federal government is working to wind down the bank-rescue called the Troubled Asset Relief Program. Three Georgia banks have repaid the...
Sat., September 3, 2011 7:47am
Regulators have closed two small banks in Georgia, bringing the total number of closures in the state this year to 19. Nationwide, the Federal...
Tue., August 23, 2011 3:03pm
Federal banking regulators want former officials of Atlanta-based Silverton Bank to pay $71 million in damages following Georgia's largest bank...
Mon., August 22, 2011 7:51am
On Friday, Georgia suffered its 17th bank failure this year. Federal regulators shut-down Statesboro-based First Southern National Bank. It was...
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...
Mon., April 18, 2011 7:14am
Two more Georgia banks were closed into the weekend by regulators. It ended a nearly two-month stretch without any seizures.
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.