Colony Bankcorp 8-K 2007
Colony Bankcorp, Inc. Increases Fourth Quarter Dividend
FITZGERALD, Ga., Dec. 20, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Colony Bankcorp, Inc. (Nasdaq:CBAN) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.095 per share payable January 11, 2008 to shareholders of record on December 31, 2007. This represents an increase of 11.76 percent over the cash dividend paid of $0.085 per share in the fourth quarter a year ago and an increase of 2.70 percent over the cash dividend paid of $0.0925 per share last quarter. This is the twentieth consecutive quarter that the Company has increased its dividend payment.
Colony Bankcorp, Inc. is a multi-bank holding company headquartered in Fitzgerald, Georgia, and has seven banking subsidiaries with twenty-nine locations in south and middle Georgia cities of Fitzgerald, Warner Robins, Centerville, Ashburn, Leesburg, Cordele, Albany, Thomaston, Columbus, Sylvester, Tifton, Moultrie, Douglas, Broxton, Savannah, Eastman, Chester, Soperton, Rochelle, Pitts, Quitman and Valdosta, Georgia. The banking subsidiaries include Colony Bank of Fitzgerald, Colony Bank Ashburn, Colony Bank Wilcox, Colony Bank of Dodge County, Colony Bank Worth, Colony Bank Southeast and Colony Bank Quitman, FSB. Total consolidated assets of the company approximate $1.2 billion.
Colony Bankcorp, Inc. Common Stock is quoted on the Nasdaq National Market under the symbol "CBAN."
CONTACT: Colony Bankcorp, Inc. Terry L. Hester, Chief Financial Officer (229) 426-6002 Fitzgerald, GA 31750