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First Southern Bank president and CEO retires

Newton Blount, president and CEO of Columbia, Miss.-based First Southern Bank, retired, The Mississippi Banker reported.

Blount's retirement took effect March 31. Scott Davis, the current executive vice president, COO and CFO of the bank, was appointed president and CEO, according to the news outlet.

First Southern Bank is a unit of First Federal Bancorp.