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NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR A MERGER OF FINANCIAL HOLDING COMPANIES PURSUANT TO SECTION 3(a)(5) OF THE BANK HOLDING COMPANY ACT Peoples Bancorp Inc., 138 Putnam Street, Marietta, Ohio 45750, intends to apply to the Federal Reserve Board for permission to acquire in a merger a 100% of Premier Financial Bancorp, Inc., with its principal place of business located at 2883 Fifth Avenue, Huntington, West Virginia 25702, along with its two subsidiary banks, Citizens Deposit and Trust Bank, Inc., with its main office located at Second & Main St., Vanceburg, Kentucky 41179 and Premier Bank, Inc., with its main office located at 2883 Fifth Avenue, Huntington, West Virginia 25702. The Federal Reserve System considers a number of factors in deciding whether to approve the application, including the record of performance of the bank we own in helping to meet local credit needs. You are invited to submit comments in writing on this application/notice to the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, 1455 East Sixth Street, Cleveland, OH 44114, or via e-mail: comments. applications@clev.frb.org. The comment period will not end before Monday, June 28, 2021, and may be somewhat longer. The Board’s procedures for processing applications/notices may be found at 12 C.F.R. Part 262. Procedures for processing protested applications/notices may be found at 12 C.F.R. 262.25. To obtain a copy of the Federal Reserve Board’s procedures, or if you need more information about how to submit your comments on the application/notice, contact Richard Ryan Schilling, Banking Supervisor, at (513) 455-4406. The Federal Reserve will consider your comments and any request for a public meeting or formal hearing on the application/notice if they are received in writing by the Reserve Bank on or before the last day of the comment period. LH-110887 5/25/2021