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Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta Connects Global Customers With Nonstop Service Between New York-JFK and Lyon, France
ATLANTA, July 17, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) today begins service between New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport and Saint-Exupery International Airport in Lyon, France, offering the only nonstop flight between the United States and France's second-largest city. Through the airline's joint venture with Air France, the new Delta flight also connects customers to 40 European destinations via Lyon.
VIPs Attending the Orange Coast Magazine OC Look Party to Receive Fabulous Gift Bags
DANA POINT, Calif., July 17, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- It's In The Bag (www.itsinthebaginc.com) announced today that the VIPs at the Orange Coast Magazine OC Look party on July 23, 2008 are in for a very special gift bag full of unique items by the gift bag marketing company. The event will take place at Villa Covo in Dana Point and proceeds will benefit The Dream Guild of Orange County Chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.
First Horizon National Corporation
First Horizon Declares Quarterly Stock Dividend
MEMPHIS, Tenn., July 17, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- First Horizon National Corp.'s (NYSE:FHN) board of directors has approved distribution on Oct. 1, 2008, of the regular quarterly dividend, for the first time payable in shares of common stock. The dividend rate will be 3.0165 percent, which means that 30.165 new dividend shares will be distributed for every 1,000 shares held on the record date of Sept. 12, 2008.
MBT Financial Corp.
MBT Financial Corp. Announces Second Quarter 2008 Earnings
MONROE, Mich., July 17, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- MBT Financial Corp., (Nasdaq:MBTF), the parent company of Monroe Bank & Trust, reported second quarter 2008 net income of $1.7 million, or $0.11 per diluted share, compared to the $3.5 million, or $0.21 per diluted share earned in the second quarter of 2007. Net income for the six months ended June 30, 2008 was $4.4 million, or $0.27 per diluted share, compared to $7.2 million, or $0.43 per diluted share in the first half of 2007.