Memorial Day closings, trash, weather and more

Published 11:20 am Friday, May 24, 2024

Memorial Day in Lafayette County could get a little wet and stormy, according to the National Weather Service.

There is currently a 50% chance of showers and possibly severe thunderstorms on Monday. Showers could pop up in the evening as there is a 30% chance of showers and thunderstorms on Monday night before midnight. Keep an eye on weather reports as north Mississippi forecasts can change rapidly. The Oxford Eagle will post any weather watches, warnings or updates on its Facebook and Twitter pages.

All city, county and local federal offices will be closed Monday. Banks and post offices will be closed on Monday.

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Garbage pickup in Oxford and Lafayette County will not change for Monday.

However, rubbish will not be collected on Monday in Oxford or Lafayette County. Rubbish is yard debris and large items that aren’t normally collected with regular trash.

Parking around the Square will be free on Memorial Day and OUT buses will not run on Monday.

The Lafayette County & Oxford Public Library will be closed on Sunday and Monday.