Labor Day closings

August 31, 2012 10:03:06 AM



  • The Dispatch offices will be closed Monday. There will be no Monday paper and all operations will resume Tuesday at 8 a.m. 


  • Banks, government: All local banks will be closed on Monday and county government offices will also be closed. 


  • Schools, services: The Columbus Public Library, the Starkville Electric Department, 4-County Electric Power Association, Mississippi State University, East Mississippi Community College, Mississippi University for Women and area school districts will be closed Monday. 


  • Trash, mail: Trash pickups will resume Tuesday. Post offices will be closed Monday and mail delivery will resume Tuesday. Golden Triangle Waste will pick up garbage as normally scheduled on Monday. This information was omitted from Friday's print edition. 


  • Columbus Air Force Base: Most offices will be closed. The Base Exchange and Commissary will be closed.  


  • Banks: Banks are closed with the exception of Woodforest Bank in Wal-Mart which will operate under normal hours, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.