Home Federal Bank Breaks Ground on New North Shreveport Branch

SHREVEPORT, La., Aug. 12, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Home Federal Bank ("HFB"), the wholly owned subsidiary of Home Federal Bancorp, Inc. of Louisiana (NASDAQ:HFBL) officially broke ground on a new branch at 5489 North Market Street in Shreveport. The new location will bring an added convenience to HFB's customer base in the North Shreveport area.

From a 2,500 square foot facility, this branch will provide full service banking to individuals and businesses. These services will include consumer lending, mortgage loans, and deposit accounts. Like all HFB locations, the new branch will include a 24-hour ATM, drive-through teller windows, onsite parking, and the friendly service for which HFB is known.

"We are excited to bring local banking back to this part of Shreveport," said Jim Barlow, Home Federal Bank's President and CEO. "We are proud to be a part of the growth in North Shreveport and are confident this new branch will better serve our current and future customers who call this community home."

With construction now underway, completion of this branch is expected in the spring of 2016.

Home Federal Bancorp, Inc. of Louisiana is the holding company for Home Federal Bank which conducts business from its five full-service banking offices and one commercial lending agency office in northwest Louisiana. HFB is a full-service community bank committed to providing an unparalleled level of personal service while helping customers meet all their financial needs. Additional information is available at www.hfbla.com.

CONTACT: Dawn Williams, Vice President / Home Federal / 318.841.1172 / dawn.williams@hfbla.com

Source:Home Federal Bancorp, Inc. of Louisiana