Media Advisory -- JavaPrimo Coffee House Cafe & More Opens New Location in Arkadelphia

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ARKADELPHIA, Ark., Nov. 5, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Please join JavaPrimo Coffee House Café & More owners, Josh and Shelley Hughes, as they celebrate the official grand opening of a new coffee house and eatery in Arkadelphia, Arkansas on Thursday, November 7, 2013. The Hugheses will be joined by representatives from Southern Bancorp and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas), which awarded the couple a $25,000 Economic Development Plus (EDPPlus) grant to assist them with start-up costs.

Joshua and Shelley Hughes will celebrate the opening of JavaPrimo Coffee House Cafe & More with a grand opening event today. Pictured are Joshua and Shelley during the renovation of their new building, which is now complete.

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EDPPlus grants are available through FHLB Dallas member institutions, such as Southern Bancorp and are offered in conjunction with EDP advances. The program provides favorably priced advances to FHLB Dallas member institutions to support economic development and community revitalization projects that qualify by location, income, or targeted services. If a member institution is approved for an EDP advance, the member's customer may then be eligible for an accompanying EDPPlus grant.

WHEN: 4:00 p.m., Thursday, November 7, 2013
WHO: The Honorable Richard Womack, Arkansas State Representative District 18
The Honorable Chuck Hollingshead, Mayor of Arkadelphia, Arkansas
Joshua and Shelley Hughes, Owners, Java Primo Coffee House Café & More
John Olaimey, President and CEO, Southern Bancorp
Bill Wright, CEO Western Region, Southern Bancorp
David Wooldridge, City President, Southern Bancorp
Michael Lambert, Government and Industry Liaison, FHLB Dallas
WHERE: JavaPrimo Coffee House Café & More
615 Main Street
Arkadelphia, Arkansas 71923

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Source:Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas