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Thanksgiving Holiday will alter garbage pickup next week

Staff report

Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, several local government offices will be closed Thursday and Friday.

Garbage and recycling pickup scheduled for Thursday in the city will be picked up Wednesday by the Oxford Solid Waste Department. Friday’s collection will not change. There will be no yard waste collection on Friday.

In Lafayette County, garbage pickup scheduled for Thursday will also picked up Wednesday and Friday’s collection will not change.

All city, county and federal offices will be closed Thursday and Friday. Banks and post offices will be closed Thursday. Check with individual bank branches about whether they are open Friday.

The Lafayette County & Oxford Public Library is closed Thursday and Friday.

The Oxford EAGLE will publish a paper Thursday and Friday; however, the office will be closed on Thursday and will reopen at 8 a.m. Friday.