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Jun 14, 2018, 11:30 ET First Bank Expands Commitment to Western North Carolina With Donation to Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity

First Bank will make a significant donation of $67,000 to the Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity (AAHH). The funds will be split over the next two...


Jun 06, 2018, 01:28 ET First Bank Provides Support For The Boy Scouts' Renewable Energy Education Program

With the help of First Bank, as many as 200 middle schoolers across seven counties will have the opportunity to learn more about careers in...


Mar 05, 2018, 04:22 ET First Bank Increases Its Presence In Western North Carolina With Asheville Savings Bank Transition

First Bank will continue its expansion into Western North Carolina when it completes the transition of the former Asheville Savings Bank locations,...


Jan 23, 2018, 05:28 ET First Bank Goes Big into Peer To Peer Payments, Launches "Cent"

For personal banking customers of First Bank, the largest community bank headquartered in North Carolina, transferring money to family and friends is ...


Jan 17, 2018, 11:14 ET First Bank Announces Fourth Nonprofit Partner For "Dream It. Do It." Campaign

First Bank has selected Northern Moore Family Resource Center (NMFRC) as its final nonprofit partner for the bank's "Dream It. Do It." campaign....


Dec 15, 2017, 14:36 ET First Bancorp Announces Cash Dividend

The Board of Directors of First Bancorp (NASDAQ - FBNC), the parent company of First Bank, has declared a cash dividend on its common stock of $0.08...


Nov 07, 2017, 12:14 ET First Bank Named One of NJ's 50 Fastest Growing

For the second year in a row, First Bank has been named one of NJBIZ's Fast 50 for its business growth over the past three years. "As we continue to...


Sep 22, 2016, 04:26 ET First Bancorp Reports the Early Termination of All FDIC Loss Share Agreements

First Bancorp (NASDAQ - FBNC), the parent company of First Bank, reports that First Bank has entered into an agreement with the Federal Deposit...


Aug 09, 2016, 06:41 ET First Bank anuncia el lanzamiento de una División Nacional de Préstamos SBA

First Bank, la subsidiaria bancaria propiedad total de First Bancorp (NASDAQ – FBNC), anuncia que ha ampliado sus soluciones de banca empresarial...


Aug 09, 2016, 01:32 ET First Bank Announces the Launch of a National SBA Lending Division

First Bank, the wholly-owned bank subsidiary of First Bancorp (NASDAQ – FBNC), announces that it has expanded its business banking solutions to offer ...


Feb 29, 2016, 12:23 ET First Bank's Business Spotlight Videos Win Triangle Advertising Awards

First Bank, a subsidiary of First Bancorp (NASDAQ: FBNC), was recognized with three American Advertising Awards (ADDYs) this February for its series...


Dec 16, 2015, 04:01 ET First Bank Insurance Services And Bankingport Announce Signing Of Definitive Merger Agreement

First Bancorp (NASDAQ – FBNC), the parent company of First Bank and First Bank Insurance Services, Inc. ("First Bank Insurance"), and Bankingport,...


Nov 05, 2013, 12:18 ET Christopher Cotterell Recognized as Elite Advisor

Christopher S. Cotterell, an Infinex Financial Advisor with First Financial Advisors located at First Bank was recently recognized by Infinex...


May 09, 2013, 03:33 ET First Bank Reports First Quarter 2013 Net Income of $380,000; Total Assets Reach $373 million

First Bank (OTC BB:FRBA) today announced first quarter 2013 results. Net income for the quarter was $380,000. Total assets at March 31, 2013 were...


Mar 05, 2013, 09:32 ET Free Checking is Back at First Bank

First Bank is attempting to reverse a national trend of banks pushing customers into higher-cost deposit accounts by adding a free checking account...


Oct 22, 2012, 07:00 ET First Bank Reports Third Quarter 2012 Net Income of $664,500; Capital Offering Oversubscribed

First Bank (OTC BB: FRBA) today announced third quarter 2012 results. Net income for the quarter was $664,500. Net income for the nine-months ended...


Jul 23, 2012, 06:30 ET First Bank Reports Second Quarter 2012 Net Income of $546,000; Total Assets Reach $315 million

First Bank (OTC BB: FRBA) today announced second quarter 2012 results. Net income for the quarter was $546,000. Net income for the first six months...


May 08, 2012, 06:15 ET First Bank Reports First Quarter 2012 Net Income of $378,000; Approaches $300 million in Total Assets

First Bank (OTC BB: FRBA) today announced first quarter 2012 results. Net income for the quarter was $378,000. Total assets at 3/31/12 were $295...


Apr 26, 2012, 02:39 ET First Bank Appoints Patrick M. Ryan Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors

First Bank (OTC BB: FRBA) today announced that Patrick M. Ryan was appointed Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors. Mr. Ryan previously served as...


Feb 16, 2012, 01:10 ET First Bank Reports 2011 Net Income of $2.1 Million

First Bank (OTC BB: FRBA) today announced fourth quarter and full-year 2011 results. Operating profit for the quarter was $250,000. Including a $1.8...


Nov 30, 2011, 10:15 ET First Bank Opens New Branch in Hamilton, New Jersey

First Bank (OTC BB: FRBA) (www.FirstBankNJ.com) today announced the opening of a new full-service banking location at 2465 Kuser Road, Hamilton, New...