W E E K L Y I N F O R M A T I O N B U L L E T I N

December 30, 1998 Vol. X - No. 51

SECTION I

Section I of the bulletin is a record, for the preceding week, of the receipt of, and actions on all applications by state chartered banks, bank holding companies, savings institutions, industrial loan associations and other entities or persons for: (1) certificates of authority to begin business, (2) acquisitions, (3) branches, (4) trust powers, (5) charter conversions, (6) name changes, (7) changes of location, (8) EFT facilities, and (9) mergers or consolidations. In addition, it lists structural changes of state chartered banks and savings institutions, such as opening and closing of offices and the effective date of mergers, acquisitions and relocations.

This bulletin constitutes the only notice of such activities that you will receive from the Bureau of Financial Institutions. If you desire a public hearing on an application, a written request for such a hearing must be received within 20 days from the date of this bulletin. The request should be addressed to:

E. J. Face, Jr.
Commissioner of Financial Institutions
Post Office Box 640
Richmond, Virginia 23218-0640

Communications other than requests for hearings related to an application will be welcomed and will receive careful consideration. All written communications will be made a part of the application file.

SECTION II

Section II of the bulletin is a record, for your information, of notices received in this office during the preceding week pertaining to various applications by national banks and federal savings institutions to the federal agencies shown below:

Comptroller of the Currency
Southeastern District Office
Marquis One Tower
245 Peachtree Center Ave., N.E.
Atlanta, Georgia 30303
Office of Thrift Supervision
1475 Peachtree Street, N.E.
Post Office Box 105217
Atlanta, Georgia 30348-5217

Any comments you may wish to make regarding these applications should be addressed directly to the respective federal agency. A copy of your letter will be appreciated.

Weekly Information Bulletin -- prepared and distributed by the
Bureau of Financial Institutions, State Corporation Commission, Commonwealth of Virginia
December 30, 1998 - Vol. X - No. 51

SECTION I

BRANCHES OF VIRGINIA BANKS
DATE INSTITUTION LOCATION ACTIVITY
12/20/98 Highlands Union Bank
Abingdon, VA
506 Maple Street, Glade Spring,
Washington County, VA
Opened
12/29/98 Virginia Commerce Bank
Arlington, VA
374 Maple Avenue, Vienna,
Fairfax County, VA
Filed
12/29/98 Shore Bank
Onley, VA
Dunne Street, Parksley,
Accomack County, VA
Filed

BRANCH RELOCATION
12/21/98 First Virginia Bank of Tidewater
Norfolk, VA
From: 7901 Halprin Drive
To: 2222 East Little Creek Road
both in the City of Norfolk, VA
Opened

SECTION II
APPLICATION OF NATIONAL BANKS
BRANCHES
11/13/98 First National Exchange Bank
Roanoke, VA
3132 Electric Road
Roanoke, VA
Opened


616 Ninth Street, SE
Roanoke, VA
Opened
12/03/98 The National Bank of Fredericksburg
Fredericksburg, VA
2864 Jefferson Davis Highway
Stafford, VA
Approved
12/04/98 First National Exchange Bank
Roanoke, VA
100 East Main Street
Salem, VA
Opened


901 Hardy Road
Vinton, VA
Opened
 
NO OTHER APPLICATIONS RECEIVED
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