Expanding its foothold in the Virginia insurance market, a BB&T Corp. subsidiary has acquired an independent agency serving seven towns, it announced last week.

The purchase of W.C. Brown Insurance Services Inc., Rocky Mount, Va., is expected to close by the end of March.

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