Established in 1952, First United Security Bank serves its customers through its 19 offices in Brent, Butler, Calera, Centreville, Coffeeville, Columbiana, Fulton, Gilbertown, Grove Hill, Harpersville, Jackson, McCalla, Thomasville, Tuscaloosa, and Woodstock. The Bank holds more than $550 million in assets, is a member of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and is an Equal Housing Lender. For more information, contact us at the Bank’s website, www.firstusbank.com, blog address, http://firstusbank-usbi.blogspot.com, or by mail to First United Security Bank, P.O. Box 249, Thomasville, AL 36784.Forward-Looking Statements This press release contains forward-looking statements, as defined by federal securities laws. Statements contained in this press release that are not historical facts are forward-looking statements. These statements may address issues that involve significant risks, uncertainties, estimates and assumptions made by management. USBI undertakes no obligation to update these statements following the date of this press release, except as required by law. In addition, USBI, through its senior management, may make from time to time forward-looking public statements concerning the matters described herein. Such forward-looking statements are necessarily estimates reflecting the best judgment of USBI’s senior management based upon current information and involve a number of risks and uncertainties. Certain factors that could affect the accuracy of such forward-looking statements are identified in the public filings made by USBI with the Securities and Exchange Commission, and forward-looking statements contained in this press release or in other public statements of USBI or its senior management should be considered in light of those factors. Specifically, with respect to statements regarding the future growth and competitive position of USBI, these factors include, but are not limited to, general economic, market and other conditions. There can be no assurance that such factors or other factors will not affect the accuracy of such forward-looking statements.