FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Apr. 13, 2009
For information, contact
Contact: Ashley Sherry
First Citizens Corporate Communications
First Citizens’ Beech Island Branch Closed Due to Tornado Damage
Aiken, S.C.– First Citizens’ Beech Island branch, located at 2020 Atomic Rd. in Beech Island, will be closed due to recent tornado damage. Plans are currently underway to assess the damage and establish a plan to reopen as soon as possible. Nearby branches are available to take care of all financial transactions for the closed branch. Customers are encouraged to use the Jackson or Knox Avenue branches, located at 401 Atomic Rd. in Jackson and 1289 Knox Ave. in N. Augusta.
About First Citizens
First Citizens Bancorporation, Inc., is the parent company of First Citizens Bank and Trust Company, Inc., The Exchange Bank of South Carolina, Inc., and Merchants & Farmers Bank of Comer, Ga. First Citizens Bank offers services in commercial and retail banking through its 183 offices in South Carolina and Georgia. As of Dec. 31, 2008, First Citizens Bancorporation Inc. had total consolidated assets of $7.02 billion. For more information, visit the First Citizens web site at www.firstcitizensonline.com.
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