For the second time this month, the Federal Reserve Board has turned up the heat on a bank because of year-2000 concerns.

The regulator has ordered Adairsville (Ga.) Bancshares and its subsidiary, Bank of Adairsville, to hire a manager and an independent consultant to deal with year-2000 issues, and to assess its mission- critical systems. The bank must then submit a written plan to deal with its problems.

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