State of Louisiana
Office of Financial Institutions


MONTHLY BULLETIN
JANUARY 2000


BANKS/THRIFTS/CREDIT UNIONS

Final Approval January 10, 2000; Effective January 19, 2000

FIRST COMMUNITY BANK, a "de novo" State-chartered commercial bank, located at 600 Southwest Railroad Avenue, Hammond, Tangipahoa Parish, LA, 70403, opened for business

with an initial paid-in capital funds of at least $3,600,000 represented by common stock of $553,000, with the balance allocated to surplus. Undivided profits will be $-0-.

Filed January 20, 2000

FG BANK, a de novo "phantom bank", proposed by First Guaranty Bank, Hammond, Tangipahoa Parish, LA, for the sole purpose of forming a one-bank holding company (FGB Bankshares, Inc., Hammond, LA)


BRANCHES

Approved January 10, 2000

AIRLINE BRANCH proposed by First Louisiana Bank, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, LA, to be located at 2790 Airline Drive, Bossier City, Bossier Parish, LA, 71111.

Filed January 27, 2000; Bates #122696

COVINGTON OFFICE proposed by Resource Bank, Mandeville, St. Tammany Parish, LA, to be located at 1500 Village Walk, Suite 100, Covington, St. Tammany Parish, LA, 70433.


ELECTRONIC FINANCIAL TERMINALS (EFTS)

Filed/Approved January 4, 2000; Bates #121344

"BYRD REGIONAL HOSPITAL ATM" machine proposed by Merchants & Farmers Bank & Trust Company, Leesville, Vernon Parish, LA, to be located at 1020 Fertitta Boulevard, Leesville, Vernon Parish, LA, 71446.

Filed/Approved January 13, 2000; Bates #122253

"LBA MONEYMAKER" machine proposed by LBA Savings Bank [a stock savings bank], Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, LA, to be located at 2518 West Old Spanish Trail within Spanish Lake One Stop Convenience Store, New Iberia, Iberia Parish, LA, 70560.

Filed/Approved January 13, 2000; Bates #122252

Gulf Coast Bank and Trust Company, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA, proposes to establish the following AGULF 24@ machines:

315 East Judge Perez Drive (AJubilee ATM@), Chalmette, St. Bernard Parish, LA, 70043

9001 Patricia Street (AChalmette Medical ATM@), Chalmette, St. Bernard Parish, LA, 70043

Filed/Approved January 20, 2000; Bates #122677

"REDICASH" machine proposed by Cameron State Bank, Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, LA, located at 14460 Highway 165, Kinder, Allen Parish, LA, 70648.


CHANGES OF LOCATION/CONSOLIDATIONS

Filed January 6, 2000; Bates # NA; Approved January 26, 2000

IBERIABANK, New Iberia, Iberia Parish, LA, proposes to relocate its BROOKSHIRE=S -

STERLINGTON BRANCH from 2348 Sterlington Road to 4070 Sterlington Road (a distance of two miles), both locations within Monroe, Ouachita Parish, LA, 71203.

Approved/Effective January 10, 2000

First Bank, Eunice, St. Landry Parish, LA, interchanged its MAIN OFFICE located at 300 West Park Avenue, Eunice, St. Landry Parish, LA, with its FLORIDA STREET BRANCH located at 665 Florida Street, Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, LA (a distance of approximately 70 miles east), and retained the former Main Office location as a branch to be known as the EUNICE BRANCH.


LOAN OR TRUST PRODUCTION OFFICES

Filed January 10, 2000; Bates #NA; Approved January 12, 2000

MINDEN LOAN PRODUCTION OFFICE proposed by The Richland State Bank, Rayville, Richland Parish, LA, to be located at 1214 Homer Road, Minden, Webster Parish, LA, 71055.

Filed January 11, 2000; Bates #NA; Approved January 27, 2000

FIRST GUARANTY BANK LOAN PRODUCTION OFFICE proposed by First Guaranty Bank, Hammond, Tangipahoa Parish, LA, to be located at 2281 South Range Avenue, Suite E, Denham Springs, Livingston Parish, LA, 70726.

 

Any questions should be directed to Mary Amedee at (225) 925-4661.