ASHEVILLE, N.C., Oct. 29, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- HomeTrust Bancshares, Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq:HTBI) announced today that the Company's first annual meeting of stockholders will be held at 10:00 a.m., local time, on January 17, 2013, at the Renaissance Hotel, located at 31 Woodfin Street, Asheville, North Carolina.
About HomeTrust Bancshares, Inc. On July 10, 2012, the Company became the holding company for HomeTrust Bank (the "Bank") in connection with the completion of the Bank's conversion from the mutual to the stock form of organization and the Company's related initial public stock offering. The Bank, including its banking divisions – HomeTrust Bank, Tryon Federal Bank, Shelby Savings Bank, Home Savings Bank, Industrial Federal Bank, Cherryville Federal Bank and Rutherford County Bank, is a community-oriented financial institution with $1.7 billion in assets as of June 30, 2012. The Bank offers traditional financial services within its local communities through its 20 full service offices in Western North Carolina, including the Asheville metropolitan area, and the "Piedmont" region of North Carolina. The Bank is the 10th largest bank headquartered in North Carolina.
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CONTACT: Tony J. VunCannon Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer Tony.Vuncannon@hometrustbanking.com 828-350-3049
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