|January 23, 1998||Vol. X - No. 3|
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:
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 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.
First Union Corporation, Charlotte, NC to acquire Mentor Trust Company,
Virginia, Richmond, VA
Wachovia Corporation, Winston-Salem, NC to acquire Ameribank Bancshares,
Inc., Hollywood, FL.
Mercantile Bankshares Corporation, Baltimore, MD to acquire Marshall
National Bank and Trust Company, Marshall, VA
Wachovia Bank, National Association, Winston-Salem, NC to merge into it
Central Fidelity National Bank, Richmond, VA and Jefferson National Bank,
F & M Bank-Northern Virginia
Section 4B, Phase 2, Lot B-2,
South Riding, Loudoun County,
One Valley Bancorp, Inc., Charleston, West Virginia to acquire FFVA
Financial Corporation, Lynchburg, Virginia
Central Fidelity National Bank
6000 Technology Boulevard