Quitman Branch

Community

Recent Events by First State Bank Employees in the Community

West Jones High School

West Jones High School

Darron Dodd, Landry Lyon, Amber Page, Jeanna Cox and Mitch Bryant worked the concession stand at the West Jones football game.

Mississippi Main Street Association

Mississippi Main Street Association

The Laurel Leap Day Tournament hosted by the Main Street Assoc., and sponsored by FSB, received the Outstanding Community Engagement Effort award from the MS Main Street Assoc. This award recognizes an that brings a diverse cross-sector of the community together for a common purpose. Pictured are Laurel Main Street Rep., Thomas Steinwinder, and FSB employee, Darron Dodd.

Wayne County High School

Wayne County High School

Demetris Jones was the 2022 Wayne County High School Recipient of the First State Bank scholarship. He is pictured with Jarrod Frasier.

Wayne Academy

Wayne Academy

Ashlyn Henderson was the 2022 Recipient of the First State Bank scholarship. She is pictured with Broc Koen.

Wayne County High School

Wayne County High School

First State Bank sponsored the Graduation Reception at Wayne County High School for local school officials, school board members, and local government officials. Emily Cooley, Brook McCarty, and Shannon Phillips represented the bank.

Clara School

Clara School

Emily Cooley spoke to 3rd grade students at Clara School about saving and being smart with their money.

Leakesville Elementary School

Leakesville Elementary School

Emily Cooley and Paul Walters participated in Leakesville Elementary School’s Field Day.

Quitman Elementary School

Quitman Elementary School

FSB Secret Agents Tiffany Payne and Nancy Chandler presented a “Secret Agent Savings” lesson to 3rd graders at Quitman Elementary School.

South Jones Elementary School

South Jones Elementary School

First State Bank provided breakfast to the teachers at South Jones Elementary. Bethany Herrington and Laura Rigdon represented the bank.

South Jones Elementary School

South Jones Elementary School

Laura Rigdon and Bethany Herrington presented a lesson on saving to South Jones Elementary School kindergarteners.

Wayne County High School

Wayne County High School

First State Bank sponsored the Mississippi Scholars Breakfast at Wayne County High School. Emily Cooley, Heather Owen, and Broc Koen represented the bank.

Meridian High School

Meridian High School

First State Bank sponsored an Appreciation Breakfast for 9th grade teachers at Meridian High School. FSB employees Sarina Dupree, Jennifer Robinson, and Jennifer Mosley represented the bank.

Vitalant

Vitalant

First State Bank held a blood drive in Waynesboro in April.

Clarke County Chamber of Commerce

Clarke County Chamber of Commerce

Quitman Employees, Anita Strickland, Lia Cremeen, Tiffany Payne, and Frank Jadzinski attended the Clarke County Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet in March.

Moselle Elementary School

Moselle Elementary School

Laura Rigdon and Bethany Herrington spoke to kindergarten students about saving.

Quitman Junior High

Quitman Junior High

Frank Jadzinski and Heather Owen represented First State Bank at the Quitman Junior High Career Fair.

Buckatunna School

Buckatunna School

Emily Cooley spoke about saving to 1st graders at Buckatunna School.

Clara School

Clara School

Emily Cooley and Shannon Phillips spoke about saving to 5th and 6th graders at Clara School.

Clara School

Clara School

Emily Cooley spoke about saving to 1st graders at Clara School.

Laurel Leap Day Tournament

Laurel Leap Day Tournament

FSB hosted the second annual Laurel Leap Day Tournament.

United Way

United Way

First State Bank was a 2021 Campaign Pacesetter Company and received the Innovation Reward for their 2021 United Way campaign. Lowell Howell was presented an award for being a dedicated UW volunteer for 12 years.