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Washington, D.C. 20549



Form 8-K/A

Amendment No. 1



Current Report

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the

Securities and Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report: March 24, 2010



Citizens South Banking Corporation

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)




Delaware   0-23971   54-2069979

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)

  (Commission File Number)  

(I.R.S. Employer

Identification No.)


519 South New Hope Road, Gastonia, North Carolina   28054-4040
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)   (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: 704-868-5200



Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):


¨ Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)


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ITEM 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure

On March 24, 2010, Citizens South Banking Corporation (the “Company”) re-issued a slide presentation regarding the previously-announced transactions involving the Company and Citizens South Bank (the “Bank”), the wholly owned subsidiary of the Company, pursuant to which (i) the Bank acquired substantially all of the assets and assumed substantially all of the liabilities of Bank of Hiawassee, a Georgia state-chartered bank headquartered in Hiawassee, Georgia, from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation as receiver for Bank of Hiawassee and (ii) the Company raised, in the aggregate, approximately $15 million through direct sales to accredited investors of equity securities of the Company.

The re-issued slide presentation includes a revised slide entitled “Deposit Composition – 12/31/09.” The entire slide presentation is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.

The re-issued slide presentation is deemed “furnished” to the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”), and not “filed” with the SEC, and shall not be deemed incorporated by reference by any general statement incorporating by reference this Current report into any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, and shall not otherwise be deemed filed under such Acts.


ITEM 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits

(d) Exhibits




Description of Exhibit

99.1   Re-issued slide presentation, dated March 24, 2010.


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, hereunto duly authorized.


DATE: March 24, 2010     By:  

/s/ Paul L. Teem, Jr.

      Paul L. Teem, Jr.
      Executive Vice President and Secretary
      (Duly Authorized Officer)