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FDIC MAKES PUBLIC AUGUST ENFORCEMENT ACTIONS;
NO ADMINISTRATIVE HEARINGS SCHEDULED

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
PR-70-2001 (9-28-2001)
Media Contact:
Frank Gresock (202) 898-6634

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) today released a list of orders of administrative enforcement actions taken against banks and individuals in August. No administrative hearings are scheduled for October.

The FDIC processed a total of 18 orders in August. These included one cease-and-desist order, two removal and prohibition orders, seven civil money penalties, one voluntary termination of deposit insurance, six terminations of cease-and-desist orders and one termination of a prompt corrective action.

Copies of the orders referred to above can be obtained from or inspected at the FDIC's Public Information Center, 801 17th Street, N.W., Room 100, Washington, D.C. (telephone (703) 562-2200 or 800-276-6003). The orders will also be made available on-line within a week of the issuance of this news release. To view the orders on-line, visit the FDIC's Web page at http://www.fdic.gov/bank/individual/enforcement/index.html. A list of orders made public today follows.

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FINAL ORDER ISSUED PURSUANT TO SECTION 8(b), 12 U.S.C. § 1818(b)
(Cease-and-Desist)

First State Bank of Thermopolis, Thermopolis, WY; FDIC-01-129b; Issued 8/28/01

FINAL ORDERS ISSUED PURSUANT TO SECTION 8(e), 12 U.S.C. § 1818(e)
(Removal and Prohibition Orders)

The LaPorte Savings Bank, LaPorte, IN; FDIC-00-139e; against Joseph Martin; Issued 8/30/01

Northwoods State Bank, Elcho, WI; FDIC-00-126e; against Colin C. Handeyside; Issued 8/30/01

FINAL ORDERS ISSUED PURSUANT TO SECTION 8(i), 12 U.S.C. § 1818(i)
(Civil Money Penalties)

First Tuskegee Bank, Tuskegee, AL; FDIC-01-033k; Order to Pay Civil Money Penalty in the amount of $5,500; Issued 8/15/01

Fort Morgan State Bank, Fort Morgan, CO; FDIC-01-063k; Order to Pay Civil Money Penalty in the amount of $4,200; Issued 8/28/01

Finance Factors, LTD, Honolulu, HI; FDIC-01-079k; Order to Pay Civil Money Penalty in the amount of $4,000; Issued 8/13/01

Brickyard Bank, Lincolnwood, IL; FDIC-00-109k; Order to Pay against Steven E. Flahaven in the amount of $55,000; Issued 8/30/01

Skylands Community Bank, Hackettstown, NJ; FDIC-01-081k; Order to Pay Civil Money Penalty in the amount of $2,000; Issued 8/31/01

The Exchange Bank, Skiatook, OK; FDIC-01-040k; Order to Pay Civil Money Penalty in the amount of $1,500; Issued 8/13/01

Peoples State Bank, Tulsa, OK; FDIC-01-062k; Order to Pay Civil Money Penalty in the amount of $800; Issued 8/15/01

FINAL ORDER ISSUED PURSUANT TO SECTION 8(q), 12 U.S.C. § 1818(q)
(Voluntary Termination of Insurance)

First International Bank, Hartford, CT; FDIC-01-099q; Issued 8/7/01

TERMINATIONS

Cease-and-Desist Orders
First Continental Bank, Rosemead, CA; FDIC-00-060b; Issued 8/6/01

Peoples Community Bank, Colquitt, GA; FDIC-00-030b; Issued 8/22/01

Dewey State Bank, Dewey, IL; FDIC-00-067b; against Craig M. Horsch; Issued 8/22/01

The Kansas State Bank Overbrook Kansas, Overbrook, KS; FDIC-00-079b; Issued 8/13/01

Stutsman County State Bank, Jamestown, ND; FDIC-97-028b; Issued 8/14/01

Commercial State Bank, Andrews, TX; FDIC-98-029b; Issued 8/24/01

Prompt Corrective Action
The Salt Lick Deposit Bank, Salt Lick, KY; FDIC-01-049pcas; Issued 8/9/01

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Last Updated 09/28/2001 communications@fdic.gov