Ameriana Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.16 Per Share

February 26, 2002

NEW CASTLE, Ind.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Harry J. Bailey, President and Chief Executive Officer of Ameriana Bancorp (Nasdaq:ASBI - news), today announced that the Company's Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.16 per share. The quarterly dividend is payable on April 5, 2002, to shareholders of record as of March 15, 2002.

Ameriana Bancorp is a bank holding company. Through its wholly owned subsidiary, Ameriana Bank and Trust, the Company offers an extensive line of banking services and provides a range of investments and securities products through branches in central Indiana and in the greater Cincinnati, Ohio area. As its name implies, Ameriana Bank and Trust also offers trust and investment management services, has interests in Family Financial Life Insurance Company and Indiana Title Insurance Company, and owns Ameriana Insurance Agency, a full-service insurance agency.

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