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January 28, 2014

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Hancock Bank Announces Winter Weather Branch Hours
Bank monitoring conditions; will post updated hours on

GULFPORT, Miss. (January 28, 2014)—Officials at Hancock Bank continue to monitor winter weather advisories across the Gulf South to make informed decisions about business hours today and tomorrow at Hancock’s Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida branches.

Based on weather and road conditions, Hancock is adjusting its branch hours to help ensure customer and employee safety. An updated list of Hancock branch hours in areas affected by winter storms is available at

Customers can bank at their convenience, regardless of branch hours, using online banking at and Hancock’s mobile banking smartphone applications—including mobile check deposit.

Hancock Bank is part of the Hancock Holding Company family of financial services, which also comprises Whitney Bank in Louisiana and Texas; Hancock Investment Services, Inc., and Whitney Investment Services, Inc.; and Hancock Insurance Agency and Whitney Insurance Agency, Inc.