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First Bancorp declares dividend

Published 9:10pm Tuesday, September 4, 2012

The Board of Directors of First Bancorp, the parent company of First Bank, has declared a cash dividend on its common stock of $0.08 per share payable Oct. 25 to shareholders of record as of Sept. 30. The $0.08 per share dividend rate is the same as the rate declared in the comparable period of 2011.

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