Union Bankshares is growing
Here’s a blurb from our business reporter Cathy Jett
First Market Bank has agreed to merge with Union Bankshares Corp. in a $105.4 million, all-stock transaction.
The agreement, which was announced this morning in Richmond, will make Bowling Green-based Union Bankshares the largest Virginia-based community banking organization in the state. It will have 97 branch locations and total assets of over $3.9 billion when the merger is completed by year’s end.
For more on this story, read tomorrow’s Free Lance-Star.