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Harsco Corporation Awards 21 College Scholarships to Top-Performing Students Worldwide
HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Worldwide industrial services and products company Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) announced today the award of 21 college scholarships to outstanding children of Harsco employees throughout the world based on their superior academic achievement, demonstrated leadership, community involvement, and personal character. The scholarships, all separately funded by the Harsco Corporation Fund charitable giving arm, are worth as much as $3,500 per year per student.
SouthCrest Financial Group, Inc.
SouthCrest Financial Group, Inc. Declares Fourth Quarter Dividend
FAYETTEVILLE, Ga., Oct. 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Board of Directors of SouthCrest Financial Group, Inc. (OTCBB:SCSG) announced today that it has declared a dividend of 12-1/2 cents per share. This dividend represents an increase from the 12 cents per share dividend paid for the same quarter a year ago. The dividend will be payable on October 31, 2006 to shareholders of record as of October 17, 2006.
Hancock Holding Company
Hancock Bank to Fete Downtown Pensacola Financial Center Tomorrow
PENSACOLA, Fla., Oct. 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bank executives, city officials, chamber of commerce ambassadors, downtown business owners, and local residents will gather tomorrow, October 3, 2006, at 11:00 a.m. to help 107-year-old Hancock Bank celebrate official ribbon-cutting ceremonies at the company's 40 South Palafox Street office in downtown Pensacola.
ATA Airlines, Inc.
ATA Airlines Announces Enhancements to Its Frequent Flyer Program 'Travel Awards'
INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- ATA Airlines today announced its frequent flyers will now score more Points toward future flights and earn those Points much quicker than ever before. Among other enhancements, ATA Travel Awards Points are being doubled in some markets. Effective October 1, 2006, Travel Awards Members will earn additional Points for all completed Mexico and Hawaii itineraries, and earned Points will now expire after 24 months instead of 12 months. All travel booked on www.ata.com automatically receives a double Point bonus.