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MetroCorp Bancshares Inc.
MetroCorp Introduces State-of-the-Art Cash Manager Plus Service With Remote Deposit
HOUSTON, June 13, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- MetroCorp Bancshares, Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq:MCBI) announced today that MetroBank, N.A., subsidiary of the Company, is introducing the Cash Manager Plus, an online cash management product for its Business Banking customers. Cash Manager Plus is a suite of time-saving business banking solutions that are easy-to-use, convenient, efficient and secure. MetroBank understands that time is vital to the successful operation of any business and every step of the way, they strive to help their customers manage their business more efficiently.
Statutory Amendment Approved by New Hampshire House and Senate SB206 Now Awaits Final Action by Governor
MERRIMACK, N.H., June 13, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Pennichuck Corporation ("Pennichuck") today announced that both the House and Senate branches of the State of New Hampshire Legislature have approved Senate Bill 206, as amended ("SB206"). As more fully described below, Pennichuck and the City of Nashua ("Nashua") are engaged in confidential discussions regarding a possible comprehensive settlement of their eminent domain dispute which began in 2002. Pennichuck and Nashua are actively supporting SB206 which, if signed into law by the Governor, will provide statutory authority for Nashua, subject to Pennichuck's agreement and certain other conditions, to purchase and hold the stock of Pennichuck or one or more of its subsidiaries.
Home BancShares, Inc.
Home BancShares, Inc. Announces Second Quarter Earnings Release Date and Conference Call
CONWAY, Ark., June 13, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Home BancShares, Inc. (Nasdaq:HOMB) today announced it expects to release Second Quarter 2007 earnings prior to the market opening on Thursday, July 19, 2007. Following this release, management will conduct a conference call to review this information at 1:00 p.m. CST (2:00 EST) on Thursday, July 19, 2007.