First Bancorp (FBNC) in Southern Pines, N.C., saw its earnings nearly double in the first quarter from a year earlier behind higher net interest margin, lower provision for loan losses and higher fee income.
First Bancorp in N.C. Nearly Doubled Earnings in 1Q
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