Washington, D.C.  20549


Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report:  November 13, 2008

Home Federal Bancorp, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
 Maryland  000-52995   26-0886727
 (State or other jurisdiction  (Commission File      (I.R.S. Employer
  of incorporation)   Number)   Identification No.)
500 12th Avenue South
Nampa, Idaho  83651
(Address of principal executive offices and zip code)

(208) 466-4634
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

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Item 8.01  Other Events

Home Federal Bancorp, Inc. (“Company”) announced on November 13, 2008 that the Company’s Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.055 per share on the Company’s outstanding shares of common stock.  The dividend will be payable on December 12, 2008 to shareholders of record at the close of business on November 28, 2008.  The press release announcing the dividend is attached as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated by reference herein.

Item 9.01  Financial Statements and Exhibits.


Press release of Home Federal Bancorp, Inc. dated November 13, 2008




Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, hereunto duly authorized.
Date:  November 13, 2008  By:/s/Eric S. Nadeau                                         
        Eric S. Nadeau
        Executive Vice President and Chief
        Financial Officer

Exhibit 99.1

Press release of Home Federal Bancorp, Inc. dated November 13, 2008



500 12th Ave. South * Nampa, ID 83651

Home Federal Bancorp, Inc.
Len E. Williams - President, Chief Executive Officer
Eric S. Nadeau - EVP, Chief Financial Officer 


Nampa, ID (November 13, 2008) – Home Federal Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq GM: HOME), the parent company of Home Federal Bank, announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.055 per share on its common stock.  The dividend will be paid on December 12, 2008, to stockholders of record as of November 28, 2008.

“We are pleased to provide our shareholders with another quarterly dividend,” stated Len E. Williams, President and Chief Executive Officer. “In these unprecedented times, shareholders and investors are looking for strength and clarity. Our capital level continues to be well in excess of regulatory requirements and remains sufficient to execute our growth strategy.”

Home Federal Bancorp, Inc. is a federally chartered savings and loan holding company headquartered in Nampa, Idaho.  It is the parent company of Home Federal Bank, a federal savings bank that was originally organized in 1920.  The Company serves the Treasure Valley region of southwestern Idaho that includes Ada, Canyon, Elmore and Gem Counties, through 15 full-service banking offices and one loan center.  The Company’s common stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol “HOME.”  The Company’s stock is also included in the America’s Community Bankers NASDAQ Index and the Russell 2000 Index.  For more information, visit the Company’s web site at www.myhomefed.com and follow the Investor Relations link.

Forward-Looking Statements:
Statements in this news release regarding future events, performance or results are “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 (“PSLRA”) and are made pursuant to the safe harbors of the PSLRA.  Actual results could be materially different from those expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements.  Factors that could cause results to differ include but are not limited to: the ability to maintain current dividend payments or increase dividend payouts to stockholders, regulatory capital requirements, future earnings and cash flow of the Company, regulatory changes and general economic conditions. Additional factors that could cause actual results to differ materially are disclosed in Home Federal Bancorp, Inc.'s recent filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including but not limited to its Annual Reports on Form 10-K, Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q and Current Reports on Form 8-K.  Forward-looking statements are projected only as of the date released, and we do not undertake any responsibility to update or revise any forward-looking statements to reflect subsequent events or circumstances.