Kentucky Bancshares Inc., the Paris-based parent company of Kentucky Bank, announced recently that fourth-quarter earnings fell 13 percent compared with the same period in 2009. The company earned $1.24 million, or 46 cents a share, compared with $1.423 million, or 52 cents a share, for the same period in 2009.
For the full year, the company earned $4.94 million, or $1.81 a share, up from $4.85 million, or $1.77 a share, in 2009.
Kentucky Bank has offices in Cynthiana, Georgetown, Morehead, Nicholasville, Paris, Sandy Hook, Versailles, Wilmore and Winchester. The stock is listed as KTYB.OB.