Providing further evidence that the banking border between Kansas and Missouri is a busy place these days, Fourth Financial Corp. has agreed to buy a Missouri thrift.

Fourth Financial, which at $6.1 billion of assets is Kansas' largest banking company, said last week it will purchase Great Southern Bancorporation, a Springfield company with $515 million of assets.

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