Seneca is the location for the newest expansion of Carolina Alliance Bank. The Spartanburg Based community bank has received regulatory approval for a branch office located at 135 Eagles News Drive, Suite K in Seneca. The office expected to be opened during the fourth quarter of the year. John Poole, Carolina Alliance President says, “This is a tremendous community and we look forward to being a part of it.” Veteran Banker C. Kyle Thomas, will be the local executive. Thomas has more than 25 years of banking experience in the Upstate, with the most recent being President and Chief Executive officer of Seneca National Bank which was acquired by new owners.