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Washington, D.C. 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of

The Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 21, 2018




(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Ohio    0-16540    34-1405357

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)


201 South 4th Street, Martins Ferry, Ohio    43935-0010
(Address of principal executive offices)    (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (740) 633-0445

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)



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Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).

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Item 8.01. Other Events.

On February 22, 2018, United Bancorp, Inc. issued a press release announcing the declaration by its Board of Directors on February 21, 2018 of the Company’s dividend for the first quarter of 2018, which will be payable on March 20, 2018 to shareholders of record on March 9, 2018. A copy of the press release is furnished herewith.


Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.


(d) Exhibits

The following exhibits are furnished herewith:





Exhibit Description

99    Registrant’s press release dated February 22, 2018


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.


Dated: February 23, 2018     UNITED BANCORP, INC.
    /s/ Scott A. Everson
    Scott A. Everson, Chief Executive Officer