Applications Approved under Bank Holding Company Act

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APPLICATIONS APPROVED UNDER BANK HOLDING COMPANY ACT

By Federal Reserve Banks

Recent applications have been approved by the Federal Reserve Banks
as listed below. Copies are available upon request to the Reserve
Banks.

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Applicant(s)        Bank(s)             Reserve Bank   Effective Date

Allegheny           Pendleton County    Richmond       October 10,
  Bancshares,         Bank,                            2002
  Inc., Franklin,     Franklin,
  West Virginia       West Virginia
Banknorth Group,    Warren Bancorp,     Boston         September 19,
  Inc., Portland,     Inc.,                            2002
  Maine             Warren Five Cents
                      Savings Bank,
                      Peabody,
                      Massachusetts
Beltline            Security Bank,      Dallas         October 22,
  Bancshares,         National                         2002
  Inc., Garland,      Association,
  Texas               Garland, Texas
Security Bank
  Holding Company,
  Wilmington,
  Delaware
Capital Bank        High Street         Richmond       September 27,
  Corporation,        Corporation,                     2002
  Raleigh, North      Asheville,
  Carolina            North Carolina
Commerce            The Bank of         Atlanta        October 21,
  Bancshares,         Commerce,                        2002
  Inc., White         White Castle,
  Castle,             Louisiana
  Louisiana
Commerce Holding    Commerce National   St. Louis      October 25,
  Corporation,        Bank, Corinth,                   2002
  Corinth,            Mississippi
  Mississippi
Cypress             Cypress Bank,       Atlanta        October 3,
  Bankshares,         Palm Coast,                      2002
  Inc., Palm          Florida
  Coast, Florida
Fidelity Company,   Worthington         Chicago        October 22,
  Dyersville, Iowa    Bancorporation,                  2002
                      Worthington,
                      Iowa
                    State Bank,
                      Worthington,
                      Iowa
Financial           Security Acadia     Atlanta        October 11,
  Corporation of      Bancshares,                      2002
  Louisiana,          Inc., Rayne,
  Crowley,            Louisiana
  Louisiana         Rayne State Bank
                      and Trust
                      Company, Rayne,
                      Louisiana
Franklin Bancorp,   Franklin Bank,      Chicago        October 8,
  Inc.,               National                         2002
  Southfield,         Association,
  Michigan            Southfield,
                      Michigan
Greater Sacramento  Bank of             San Francisco  October 10,
  Bancorp,            Sacramento,                      2002
  Sacramento,         Sacramento,
  California          California
IB Bancshares,      Independent Bank,   Dallas         October 29,
  Inc., McKinney,     McKinney, Texas                  2002
  Texas
VB Bancshares,
  Inc.,
  Wilmington,
  Delaware
JCO Ventures, LLC,                      Richmond       October 22,
  Union, South                                         2002
  Carolina
JCO Partners,
  L.P., Union,
  South Carolina
JCO Partners II,
  L.P., Union,
  South Carolina
HAO Partners,
  L.P., Union,
  South Carolina
HAO Panners II,
  L.P., Union,
  South Carolina
HAO Management
  Company, LLC,
  Union, South
  Carolina
FOJ Partners,
  L.P., Union,
  South Carolina
FOJ Partners, II,
  L.P., Union,
  South Carolina
FOJ Management
  Company, LLC,
  Union, South
  Carolina
Frances W. Arthur
  Irrevocable
  Trust No. 2 for
  the Benefit of
  Oxner Jorgenson,
  Union, South
  Carolina
Arthur State
  Bancshares,
  Inc., Union,
  South Carolina
Chesnee State
  Bancshares,
  Inc., Chesnee,
  South Carolina
Woodruff State
  Bancshares,
  Inc., Woodruff,
  South Carolina
Kilmichael          Bank of             St. …