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Tyson Foods, Inc.
Tyson Foods Team Members Power the Fight Against Childhood Hunger With Donations in Waterloo
WATERLOO, Iowa, April 9, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The fight against childhood hunger in the region received a boost today from Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN). Local team members from the company announced a donation of $53,327, which was raised last fall during a company-wide fundraising program for hunger relief called Powering the Spirit(tm). The donation will be shared between the Northeast Iowa Food Bank and the Salvation Army in Waterloo.
Alley Cat Allies
Alley Cat Allies Announces Midwest Cat Advocacy Seminar in Chicago
WASHINGTON, April 9, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Alley Cat Allies today announced the 2007 Midwest Cat Advocacy Seminar to be held at the Chicago Anti-Cruelty Society on April 13 and 14, 2007. The seminar is designed for cat advocates, rescuers, shelter employees and individuals who are dedicated to promoting the health and welfare of stray cats.
Security Bank Corporation
Security Bank Corporation Announces the Acquisition of First Commerce Community Bankshares, Inc.
MACON, Ga., April 9, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Security Bank Corporation (Nasdaq:SBKC) today announced its latest acquisition in the metropolitan Atlanta market with the signing of a definitive merger agreement to acquire First Commerce Community Bankshares, Inc. and its wholly owned subsidiary, First Commerce Community Bank, a community bank located in Douglasville, Georgia. First Commerce, with approximately $252 million in total assets and $230 million in deposits as of December 31, 2006, operates two full service banking offices in Douglas County.
Berliner Communications, Inc.
Berliner Closes $8 Million Credit Facility With Presidential Financial
ELMWOOD PARK, N.J., April 9, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Berliner Communications, Inc. (OTCBB:BERL) ("Berliner") announced today that it has increased its line of credit with Presidential Financial Corporation of Delaware ("Presidential") from $2.5 million to $8.0 million. Berliner began its relationship with Presidential in 2003, and in addition to increasing the existing line, Presidential has agreed to lower its interest rate on borrowings under the line and reduce certain fees and other charges.