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  • Fri., May 10, 2013 6:43pm
    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 7:29pm
    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 2:41pm
    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 8:47am
    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 4:03pm
    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 8:51am
    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 4:13pm
    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 7:50am
    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 8:14am
    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 9:57am
    Regulators have shut down two small banks in Georgia, making six banks that have failed in the state this year.