Merger flurry: Regulations spark a wave of consolidations among smaller banks

(Photo by Don Kadair) Sonny Aldridge

United Community Bank opened in 1998 to fill a perceived need for a local community bank in Ascension Parish. The would-be founders couldn’t raise enough money locally, so the Callais family, majori…

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