- Associated Press - Monday, April 14, 2014

MINDEN, La. (AP) - The board of directors of Minden Bancorp Inc. has declared a dividend off 9.5 cents per share on its common stock.

The dividend is payable April 29 to shareholders of record on April 18.

Minden Bancorp is the parent of MBL Bank.

The company reported assets of $288.9 million at the close of 2013.