Wed., April 23, 2014 1:01pm (EDT)

  • Wed., February 29, 2012 1:00pm
    Georgia banks appear to be turning a corner. A report shows, Georgia banks are profitable for the first time in three years. The FDIC shows...
  • Mon., October 10, 2011 7:43am
    Federal regulators are suing 11 insiders at a failed Georgia bank, accusing them of gross negligence. The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. accuses...
  • 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...
  • Mon., July 18, 2011 2:37pm
    Federal regulators seized two more Georgia banks late Friday, making 16 failures for the year and 67 since the middle of 2008, leading the nation....
  • Thu., February 24, 2011 5:31pm
    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...
  • Fri., February 4, 2011 1:08pm
    State officials say they have redeposited more than 32,000 tax refunds after mistakenly removing the money from the accounts of Georgia taxpayers.
  • Mon., January 17, 2011 1:17pm
    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...
  • Fri., December 31, 2010 8:44am
    A new law effective beginning of next year will help with the assessment of properties in favor of homeowners.
  • Wed., December 29, 2010 5:19pm
    From Ellijay through Atlanta to Vidalia and the coast, it’s been another tough year for Georgia’s banks. 21 have closed in the state, making it the...
  • Thu., December 16, 2010 8:44am
    Drivers in north Georgia are urged to use extreme caution this morning with many roads and bridges still covered with patches of ice.