Washington, D.C. 20549



Form 8-K


Current Report


Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of

The Securities Act of 1934


Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): October 16, 2003




(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)


Virginia   0-20293   54-1598552

(State or other jurisdiction of

incorporation or organization)



File Number)


(I.R.S. Employer

Identification No.)


212 North Main Street

P.O. Box 446

Bowling Green, Virginia 22427

(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)


Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (804) 633-5031


Item 7.   Financial Statements and Exhibits.


  (a) Financial Statements of Businesses Acquired.


Not applicable.


  (b) Pro Forma Financial Information.


Not applicable.


  (c) Exhibits.


99.1     Union Bankshares Corporation press release dated October 16, 2003.


Item 12.   Results of Operations and Financial Condition.


On October 16, 2003, Union Bankshares Corporation issued a press release announcing third quarter results for the quarter ended September 30, 2003. A copy of the company’s press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 hereto and is hereby incorporated herein by reference.


The information in the preceding paragraph, as well as Exhibit 99.1 referenced therein, shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933.




Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.


Dated: October 16, 2003


By:   /s/ D. Anthony Peay

D. Anthony Peay

Senior Vice President and

Chief Financial Officer