Quitman Branch

Community

Recent Events by First State Bank Employees in the Community

Clara School

Clara School

Stephanie Beard and Terri Brown volunteered as judges at the Clara School Reading Fair.

Buckatunna Elementary School

Buckatunna Elementary School

Buckatunna's 1st grade students stopped by the Main Office for a lesson on saving.

Buckatunna Preschool

Buckatunna Preschool

Emily Cooley spoke to the preschool students at Buckatunna Elementary about bankers being Community Helpers.

Wayne County High School

Wayne County High School

Sha Loper and Emily Cooley represented FSB at the Wayne County High School College and Career Fair.

Wayne County High School

Wayne County High School

Emily Cooley spoke to two classes of seniors at Wayne County High School as part of the ABA's "Get Smart About Credit" campaign.

Lauderdale County Career Fair

Lauderdale County Career Fair
Lauderdale County Career Fair 2

Stephanie Beard, Heather Owen, Sid Wilkinson and Craig Espey represented FSB at the Lauderdale County Career Fair held at Meridian Community College.

Jones County Heart Walk

Jones County Heart Walk

Laurel employees participated in the 2018 Jones County Heart Walk. Prior to the event, they raised money by having bake sales.

Clara Elementary School

Clara Elementary School

Clara Elementary School first grade classes visited the bank to learn about saving.

South Jones High School

South Jones High School

Employees from Laurel and Ellisville volunteered to work in the South Jones High School concession stand at a football game.

Wounded Warrior

Wounded Warrior

FSB employees purchased red t-shirts to wear on Fridays during June, July and August in support of local troops deployed. All net funds raised were donated to the Wounded Warrior Project.

Wayne County Sportsplex Donation

Wayne County Sportsplex Donation

FSB made a donation to the Wayne County Sportsplex.

Downtown Ellisville Movie Night

Downtown Ellisville Movie Night

FSB sponsored June's Downtown Ellisville Movie Night.

Fire Department Donation

Fire Department Donation

FSB made a donation to the Wayne County Volunteer Fire Department.

Wayne County Relay for Life

Wayne County Relay for Life

FSB participated in Wayne County Relay for Life.

Red Nose Day

Red Nose Day

FSB participated in Red Nose Day to help raise money to end child poverty.

WCHS Graduation Reception

WCHS Graduation Reception

First State Bank hosted a reception for school board members and other dignitaries before the Wayne County High School Graduation.

Blood Drive

Blood Drive

FSB hosted a blood drive in May.

Laurel Rotary Club Magnolia Street Derby

Laurel Rotary Club Magnolia Street Derby

Laurel employee, Elaine Hill, sang the National Anthem at the Magnolia Street Derby.

Clarke County Standing Together Against Cancer

Clarke County Standing Together Against Cancer

FSB participated in Clarke County Standing Together Against Cancer.

Lauderdale County Relay for Life

Lauderdale County Relay for Life

FSB participated in Lauderdale County Relay for Life.

Quitman Elementary School

Quitman Elementary School
Quitman Elementary School 2

Frank Jadzinski, Nancy Chandler and Emily Cooley spoke about saving to 2nd graders at Quitman Elementary School as part of the ABA's Teach Children to Save campaign.

Jones County Relay for Life

Jones County Relay for Life

FSB participated in Jones County Relay for Life.

Laurel Christian School

Laurel Christian School
Laurel Christian School 2

Laura Rigdon spoke about saving to kindergarten students at Laurel Christian School as part of the American Bankers Association’s "Teach Children to Save" campaign.

Buckatunna Elementary School

Buckatunna Elementary School

Heather Owen and Candy Pitts spoke about saving to third grade students at Buckatunna Elementary School as part of the American Bankers Association’s "Teach Children to Save" campaign.

Special Olympics

Special Olympics

FSB employees volunteered at the Piney Woods Region Special Olympics Spring Games.

Buckatunna Elementary School

Buckatunna Elementary School

Emily Cooley and Amy Davis spoke about saving to second graders at Buckatunna Elementary School as part of the American Bankers Association’s "Teach Children to Save" campaign.

Wayne County Career and Technical Education Center

Wayne County Career and Technical Education Center

Amy Davis and Heather Owen represented FSB at the Wayne County Career and Technical Education Center’s Career Fair.

Jones County RFL Fundraiser

Jones County RFL Fundraiser

FSB in Ellisville hosted a Mugshots hamburger fundraiser for Jones County Relay for Life.

South Jones Elementary School

South Jones Elementary School
South Jones Elementary School 2
South Jones Elementary School 3

Laura Rigdon spoke about saving to 158 kindergarten students at South Jones as part of the American Bankers Association’s "Teach Children to Save" campaign.

Trucks-N-Such

Trucks-N-Such

Hayley Stewart, Shannon Phillips and Emily Cooley handed out specialty items at the Wayne County Extension Office’s “Trucks-N-Such” event on March 15.

Quitman Junior High

Quitman Junior High

Frank Jadzinski and Heather Owen represented First State Bank today at Quitman Junior High's Career Fair on March 9.

Read Across America

Read Across America

Heather Owen read a book to a class at Wayne Central School for National Read Across America Day On March 2

Buckatunna Elementary School

Buckatunna Elementary School

Emily Cooley spoke to the 3rd grade STRETCH students at Buckatunna Elementary about careers in banking on February 28.

Northeast High School

Northeast High School
Northeast High School 2
Northeast High School 3

Craig Espey spoke about budgeting to 9th graders at Northeast High School as part of the MBA's Banker in Every Classroom.

WCHS Career Fair

WCHS Career Fair

Amy Davis, Heather Owen, and Brittany Clark represented FSB at the Wayne County High School Career Fair on October 10.

Clara School

Clara School
Clara School 2
Clara School 3
Clara School 4

Clara first graders stopped by the Main Office on their field trip. They stayed for a presentation on saving and then headed off to their next destination.

AHA Bake Sale

AHA Bake Sale

First State Bank in Laurel hosted a bake sale to raise money for the American Heart Association.

Money Management Seminar

Money Management Seminar

First State Bank helped sponsor a Money Management Seminar in Waynesboro.

Hurricane Harvey Relief

Hurricane Harvey Relief

First State Bank collected items for Hurricane Harvey relief.

South Jones

South Jones

A group of employees worked at the concession stand at a South Jones football.

Waynesboro Animal Rescue

Waynesboro Animal Rescue

First State Bank employees in Waynesboro donated items to WAR- Waynesboro Animal Rescue!

Wayne County High School

Wayne County High School

First State Bank hosted a reception for school board members and other dignitaries before the Wayne County High School Graduation.

Relay for Life

Relay for Life

First State Bank’s Relay for Life team raised $20,000 for the American Cancer Society.

Pearlie Grove Women's Ministry Information Expo

Pearlie Grove Women's Ministry Information Expo

Michelle Smith and Anita Strickland represented FSB at the Pearlie Grove Women's Ministry Information Expo.

Enterprise Elementary School

Enterprise Elementary School

Michelle Smith and Heather Stewart spoke about saving to the 3rd graders at Enterprise Elementary School.

EMBDC Home & Garden Show

EMBDC Home & Garden Show

FSB participated in the EMBDC Home & Garden Show in Meridian.

USS Philippine Sea

USS Philippine Sea

First State Bank collected items for the USS Philippine Sea. Pictured are the employees of our Laurel location presenting the items to Mason Howell who has started a project to adopt the ship by collecting items to hopefully help for an easier deployment for the service men and women.

Wayne County Career and Technical Education Center

Wayne County Career and Technical Education Center

Heather Owen and Brittany Clark represented FSB at the WCCTC’s Career Fair.

South Jones Elementary School

South Jones Elementary School

Laura Rigdon spoke to the 1st graders at South Jones Elementary School about saving.

Buckatunna Elementary School

Buckatunna Elementary School

Manessia Powe, Becky Holifield and Stephanie Beard presented a lesson on saving to the 3rd grade classes at Buckatunna Elementary School.

Waynesboro Middle School

Waynesboro Middle School

Heather Owen and Christol Cherry spoke to two classes of 8th graders at WMS about careers in banking.

Special Olympics

Special Olympics

FSB employees volunteered at the Piney Woods Region Special Olympics Spring Games.

Beat Four School

Beat Four School

Emily Cooley and Brittany Clark presented a lesson on savings to 1st graders at Beat Four School.

Buckatunna Elementary School

Buckatunna Elementary School

Emily Cooley, Candy Pitts, Shannon Phillips and Shenia Russell spoke to 2nd grade classes at Buckatunna Elementary School about saving.

Beat Four Elementary School

Beat Four Elementary School

Emily Cooley and Hayley Doherty spoke about savings and banking basics to a group of 3rd and 4th graders at Beat Four Elementary School.

Clara School

Clara School

Emily Cooley and Hayley Doherty presented a lesson on savings and money management to a group of 4th and 5th grade students at Clara School.

Clara School

Clara School

Brittany Clark and Emily Cooley visited an 8th grade class at Clara School and spoke about the basics of banking.

Touch-A-Truck

Touch-A-Truck

Hayley Doherty, Emily Cooley and Shannon Phillips, handed out specialty items at the Wayne County Extension Office’s “Touch-A-Truck” event.

Beat Four School

Beat Four School

Emily Cooley and Hayley Doherty spoke about banking basics to a group of 8th grade students at Beat Four School.

Quitman Junior High

Quitman Junior High

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

Pine View

Pine View
Pine View 2

First State Bank donated moon pies to Pine View Heath and Rehabilitation Center for their Annual Mardi Gras celebration

First Baptist Church Early Learning Center

First Baptist Church Early Learning Center

First State Bank donated moon pies to the First Baptist Church Early Learning Center for their Mardi Gras parade held on Fat Tuesday.

Wayne Academy

Wayne Academy

Heather Owen and Brittany Clark represented First State Bank at the Wayne Academy Career Fair.

Wayne County Career and Technical Education Center

Wayne County Career and Technical Education Center

Heather Owen presented a "Money Matters" lesson to a class at the Wayne County Career and Technical Education Center.

South Jones High School

South Jones High School
South Jones High School 2

Ellisville employees, Jonathan Strickler, Laura Rigdon, and Bethany Herrington, participated in the AAE Scholarship program with 8th graders at South Jones High School.