CHARLESTON, S.C., Nov. 8, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Financial Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:FFCH) ("First Financial" or "Company") CEO R. Wayne Hall and CFO Blaise Bettendorf will present at the Sandler O'Neill + Partners, L.P. East Coast Financial Services Conference on Thursday, November 11, 2010 at 2:10 p.m. E.S.T. This presentation will be broadcast on the Company's website at www.firstfinancialholdings.com at that time. Additionally, on November 11, 2010, First Financial's quarterly investor presentation will be available on our website and will remain available through February 10, 2011. This updated presentation will be used throughout the quarter.
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