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SOUTHERN MISSOURI BANCORP INC FILES (8-K) Disclosing Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits

February 26, 2014

Item 8.01 Other Events

On February 25, 2014, Southern Missouri Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMBC, "Southern"), the parent corporation of Southern Bank, and Peoples Service Company ("Peoples"), which is the 80% owner of Peoples Banking Company, which is the 100% owner of Peoples Bank of the Ozarks, issued a press release announcing the signing of a definitive merger agreement whereby Southern will acquire Peoples in a stock and cash transaction. A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and incorporated by reference herein.

Southern Missouri will host a conference call on Friday, February 28, 2014, at 11:00 a.m., central time (12:00 noon, eastern time) to review the information provided in this press release. The call will be available live to interested parties by calling 1-888-317-6016 in the United States (Canada: 1-855-669-9657, international: 1-412-317-6016). Telephone playback will be available one hour following the conclusion of the call, through March 16, 2014. The playback may be accessed by dialing 1-877-344-7529 (Canada: 1-855-669-9658, international: 1-412-317-0088), and using the conference passcode 10042047.

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits

(d) Exhibits 99.1 Joint Press Release dated February 25, 2014 2

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Source: Edgar Glimpses

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