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SBA ranks Peoples Bank No. 4 in U.S. for loans

Source: Peoples Bank press release MENDENHALL — Peoples Bank was ranked number four nationwide for the number of loans it made to businesses under the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) ARC Loan Program, which ended in September. During the life of the ARC program, Peoples Bank was recognized on multiple locations by national media, with the bank and CEO Dennis ...

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Running with the big banks

Peoples ranks third in the nation in ARC loans Peoples Bank, a Mississippi-based, family-owned bank with five locations, ranks third in nation for the number of America’s Recovery Capital loans administered through the U.S. Small Business Association. The bank, whose slogan is “Mississippi’s Main Street Bank,” ranks behind J.P. Morgan Chase Bank and Wells Fargo. “They’re a little bigger than ...

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Saints wager at Mississippi bank could pay off

BILOXI, Miss. – If you are looking for a die-hard Saints fanatic, Peggy Byrd would be the one. Her entire office is decked out in black and gold. And you won’t believe what’s in her home. “I have a Saints clock, Saints rug, Saints jewelry. I even have embroidered Saints ‘Who Dat’ toilet paper,” said Byrd. And a piece of ...

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Rankin made VP at Peoples

Peoples Bank president and CEO Steven Ammann announced that veteran banker John Rankin has joined the bank and will serve as vice president in the Main Office. In his new capacity, Rankin will focus on business loans and will serve as investment officer of the bank. During his career, Rankin served four years as a bank examiner for the states ...

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Peoples reduces semiannual dividend

BILOXI — The board of directors of Peoples Financial Corporation, parent of The Peoples Bank, declared a reduced regular semiannual cash dividend of $0.20 per common share, payable July 15, 2009, to stockholders of record July 8, 2009. “This dividend level is consistent with our long-term goal of returning about 35 percent of our earnings to our shareholders,” said Chevis ...

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