State of Louisiana
Office of Financial Institutions


MONTHLY BULLETIN
APRIL 2002





BANKS/THRIFTS/CREDIT UNIONS

Filed April 5, 2002
The reorganization of Minden Building and Loan Association (mutual), Minden, Webster Parish, LA, into Minden Building and Loan Association (stock), a wholly owned subsidiary of a federally chartered subsidiary holding company, Minden Bancorp, Inc., which will be a subsidiary of Minden Mutual Holding Company (a proposed mutual holding company).

Approved April 16, 2002
Coastal Commerce Bancshares, Inc., Kaplan, Vermilion Parish, LA, proposes to merge with and into Kaplan State Bank, Kaplan, Vermilion Parish, LA, under the Charter of and with the Title: Kaplan State Bank, domiciled in Kaplan, Vermilion Parish, LA.

Filed April 24, 2002
Proposed Merger of Community Bank, Katy, Harris County, TX (a Texas state bank), with and into Sabine State Bank and Trust Company, Many, LA, under the Charter of and with the Title: Sabine State Bank and Trust Company, domiciled in Many, Sabine Parish, LA, and to establish the sole office of Community Bank as a branch of Sabine State Bank and Trust Company.

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BRANCHES

Effective August 15, 2001
Crescent Bank & Trust, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA, opened its Slidell Branch located at 2000 Old Spanish Trail, Suite 113, Slidell, St. Tammany Parish, LA, 70458.

Effective August 16, 2001
Hancock Bank of Louisiana, Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, LA, opened its CITIPLACE BRANCH located at 2600 CitiPlace Drive, Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, LA, 70808. [Originally filed with the address of 2630 CitiPlace Drive.]

Effective October 9, 2001
Red River Bank, Alexandria, Rapides Parish, LA, moved its NORTH MALL BANKING CENTER into its permanent location located at 3422 North Boulevard, Alexandria, Rapides Parish, LA, 71301.

Effective October 13, 2001
Liberty Bank and Trust Company, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA, purchased certain assets and assumed the liabilities of two branches of First American Bank & Trust, Vacherie, St. James Parish, LA, as follows:
  
FRANKLIN BRANCH, 6600 Franklin Avenue, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA, 70122
  
BULLARD BRANCH, 6001 Bullard Road, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA, 70128.

Approved April 2, 2002
PARKWAY BRANCH proposed by St. Martin Bank & Trust Company, St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, LA, to be located at 100 Albertson Parkway, Broussard, Lafayette Parish, LA, 70518.

Approved April 3, 2002
LEESVILLE BRANCH proposed by City Savings Bank & Trust Company, DeRidder, Beauregard Parish, LA, to be located at 400 South Fifth Street, Leesville, Vernon Parish, LA, 71446.

Filed April 10, 2002; Approved April 25, 2002
BURNSIDE BRANCH proposed by Hancock Bank of Louisiana, Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, LA, to be located at 1505 South Burnside Avenue, Gonzales, Ascension Parish, LA, 70737.

Filed April 12, 2002 [Amended]
TRUCK #3 (Mobile Branch) proposed by First Bank and Trust , New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA, to operate within the cities of Baton Rouge and Lafayette, LA.

Filed April 16, 2002
CHURCH POINT BRANCH proposed by Rayne State Bank & Trust Company, Rayne, Acadia Parish, LA, to be located at 741 ˝ South Main Street, Church Point, Acadia Parish, LA, 70525.

Withdrawn April 23, 2002
NELSON ROAD BRANCH proposed by Cameron State Bank, Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, LA, to be located at 4440 Nelson Road, Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, LA, 71446.

Filed April 23, 2002
PINEVILLE BRANCH proposed by The Union Bank, Marksville, Avoyelles Parish, LA, to be located at 40 Pinecrest Drive, Pineville, Rapides Parish, LA, 71360.

Filed April 30, 2002
LAKEVIEW BRANCH proposed by First Bank and Trust, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA, to be located at 6351 General Diaz, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA, 70124.

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ELECTRONIC FINANCIAL TERMINALS (EFTs)

Effective June 22, 2001
Iberville Trust & Savings Bank, Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA, ceased operation of its "MONEY MAKER" machine located at 3386 Nicholson Drive within Northgate Market Place, Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, LA, 70802.

Effective July 31, 2001
Guaranty Bank and Trust Company, New Roads, Pointe Coupee Parish, LA, ceased operation of its "GUARANTY BANK ATM" machine located at 2300 False River Drive within Tiger Trax II Exxon, New Roads, Pointe Coupee Parish, LA, 70760.

Effective August 1, 2001
Guaranty Bank and Trust Company, New Roads, Pointe Coupee Parish, LA, relocated its "GUARANTY BANK ATM" machine from 12724 Highway 190 West within 190 Quik Mart, Erwinville, West Baton Rouge Parish, LA, to 8389 Highway 190 within Soprano’s Supermarket, Livonia, Pointe Coupee Parish, LA.

Effective November 30, 2001
Bank of St. Francisville, St. Francisville, West Feliciana Parish, LA, activated its "BANK-24" machine located at 7135 Highway 61 within St. Francisville Market, St. Francisville, West Feliciana Parish, LA, 70775.

Effective March 20, 2002
Farmers-Merchants Bank & Trust Company, Breaux Bridge, St. Martin Parish, LA, ceased operation of its "CAJUN CASH" machine located at 2996 Grand Point Highway within the Atchafalaya Gold Casino, Breaux Bridge, St. Martin Parish, LA, 70517.

Effective March 25, 2002
Farmers-Merchants Bank & Trust Company, Breaux Bridge, St. Martin Parish, LA, ceased operation of its "CAJUN CASH" machine located at 2939 Grand Point Highway within Little Capitol Exxon Convenience Store, Breaux Bridge, St. Martin Parish, LA, 70517.

Filed/Approved April 3, 2002
"REDICASH" #3 machine proposed by Cameron State Bank, Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, LA, to be located at 2717 Highway 3063 within a racetrack, Vinton, Calcasieu Parish, LA, 70668.

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CHANGES OF LOCATION/CONSOLIDATIONS

Effective December 17, 2001
Bank of West Baton Rouge, Port Allen, West Baton Rouge Parish, LA, relocated its GONZALES BRANCH from 209 South Airline Highway within Winn-Dixie #1587 Supermarket to 2020 South Burnside Avenue (a distance of 2.1 miles), both locations within Gonzales, Ascension Parish, Louisiana, 70737.

Effective January 2, 2002
Hancock Bank of Louisiana, Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, LA, interchanged its MAIN OFFICE from One American Place, 301 Main Street [70802] with its CITIPLACE BRANCH located at CitiPlace, 2600 CitiPlace Drive [70808] (a distance of 4.7 miles east), both locations within Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, LA, and retained the former Main Office location as a branch to be known as ONE AMERICAN PLACE BRANCH.

Filed April 10, 2002; Approved April 25, 2002
First American Bank and Trust, Vacherie, St. James Parish, LA, proposes to relocate its HARVEY OFFICE from 1801 Westbank Expressway to 1701 Manhattan Boulevard (a distance of approximately 1.5 miles), both locations within Harvey, Jefferson Parish, LA, 70058.

Filed April 10, 2002; Approved April 25, 2002
Hancock Bank of Louisiana, Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, LA, proposes to relocate its MANDEVILLE BRANCH from 3025 East Causeway Approach to the 3000 Block of Highway 190 [a distance of less than one mile (permanent address to be issued by USPS)], both locations within Mandeville, St. Tammany Parish, LA, 70448.

Filed April 23, 2002
Cameron State Bank, Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, LA, proposes to relocate its MAIN OFFICE from 2901 Ryan Street [70601] to 4440 Nelson Road [70605] (a distance of 3 miles southwest) both locations within Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, LA, and to retain the former Main Office location to be known as the MID CITY BRANCH

Filed April 25, 2002
Sabine State Bank and Trust Company, Many, Sabine Parish, LA, proposes to relocate its HEMPHILL BRANCH (see proposed merger of Community Bank, Katy, TX, filed April 24, 2002) from 20045 Katy Freeway, Katy, Harris County, TX, to Oak and Main Streets, Hemphill, Sabine County, TX, 75948.

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LOAN or TRUST PRODUCTION OFFICES

Approved April 17, 2002
LAKE CHARLES LOAN PRODUCTION OFFICE proposed by American Bank, Welsh, Jefferson Davis Parish, LA, to be located at 610 West McNeese Street, Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, LA, 70605.

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Any questions should be directed to Pam Skelton at (225) 925-4661.