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Renasant Corporation to Present at 2006 KBW Community Bank Conference
TUPELO, Miss., July 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Renasant Corporation (Nasdaq:RNST) announced today that on Wednesday, August 2, 2006 at 4:00 PM (Eastern Time), E. Robinson McGraw, Renasant Chairman & CEO will be presenting at the 2006 Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, INC. (KBW) Honor Roll and Seventh Annual Community Bank Investor Conference at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York.
Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati
FHLBank Cincinnati Announces Second Quarter 2006 Results
CINCINNATI, July 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati (FHLBank) today released unaudited financial results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2006. Net income for the quarter increased $11.9 million, or 23.8 percent, compared to the second quarter of 2005. Year-to-date net income increased $20.6 million, or 20.5 percent, from the same period in 2005. Assets rose 1.3 percent compared to year-end 2005 and were down slightly (1.2 percent) from March 31, 2006. Mission Asset Activity -- which comprises the FHLBank's two main lines of business, Credit Services and the Mortgage Purchase Program -- grew 8.1 percent in the first half of 2006, compared to year-end 2005. The FHLBank also added $11.6 million to retained earnings in the quarter for a year-to-date increase of $21.5 million, bringing the total to $229.3 million as of June 30.
Aurora Oil & Gas Corporation
Aurora Oil & Gas Corporation Sells Louisiana Production
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich., July 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Aurora Oil & Gas Corporation (AMEX:AOG) today announced that the Company has completed the sale of its working interests in all producing and non-producing properties within an Area of Mutual Interest located in DeSoto Parish, Louisiana. The interests, ranging from 22.5% to 45%, are being sold for $4.75 million to the operator and majority partner, BEUSA Energy, Inc., effective July 1, 2006.
CommunitySouth Bank & Trust
CommunitySouth Bancshares, Inc. Reports Strong Second Quarter 2006 Results
EASLEY, S.C., July 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- CommunitySouth Bancshares, Inc. (OTCBB:CBSO), parent company of CommunitySouth Bank & Trust, today reported net income of $260,255 or $0.06 per diluted share for the second quarter of 2006, compared to a net loss of $312,122, or $0.08 per diluted share for the second quarter of 2005. Earnings for the first six months of 2006 totaled $452,541 or $0.11 per diluted share, compared with a net loss of $866,056 or $0.23 per diluted share for the first six months of 2005, the Bank's first year of operation.
JetBlue Airways Corporation
JetBlue Names Martin St. George Vice President, Planning
NEW YORK, July 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq:JBLU) today announces Martin St. George will join the low-fare airline effective immediately as Vice President, Planning. Mr. St. George will be responsible for the route selection, analysis, and network strategy for JetBlue, and will report to David Neeleman, JetBlue's CEO.
Execute Sports, Inc.
Execute Sports, Inc. On MN1.com
SAN DIEGO, July 26, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Execute Sports, Inc. (OTCBB:EXCS) has just announced that Todd Hahn, CEO, and Todd Pitcher, President, will be joining the Market News First online afternoon radio team for an exclusive interview. The Interview will be held on Wednesday, July 26, 2006, at 12:30pm PST with MN1.com hosts Andrew Coffey and Dan Lewis.