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Red River Bank Expands to Northwest, LA

Alexandria, LA (June 1, 2006) - Red River Bank has expanded into Northwest Louisiana with its first banking center located in downtown Shreveport, Louisiana. The first of several planned banking centers in Caddo and Bossier parishes is located at 601 Market Street.

The full service banking center now occupies the historic building formerly known as the Crystal Oil Building, and which was the main office of First National Bank in Shreveport from the early 1900s until the 1980s.

Future expansion in the Shreveport/Bossier City area includes Banking Centers at East Kings & 70th; Provenance in Southeast Shreveport and in Bossier City.

About Red River Bank

Red River Bank is an independent community bank headquartered in Central Louisiana with banking centers located in Alexandria, Lecompte, Shreveport, Pineville and Forest Hill. The bank was founded in 1998 by a small group of bankers, community leaders, and business people who wanted to create a better way to bank.