The following will be closed Thursday and Friday: state government offices; City of Sumter offices; Sumter County offices; City of Manning offices; Clarendon County offices; Lee County offices; and City of Bishopville offices.
The Wayne County Landfill will be open Wednesday, closed on Thursday, and open on Friday. All library branches, the Pet Center, and Animal Control will resume standard business hours on Saturday.
The News Courier will also be closed both days.
There will be no change to the pickup schedule the week of Thanksgiving. Comments containing anything that is deemed profane may be deleted entirely.
The office of the Manatee County Clerk of the Circuit Court and Comptroller will close Thursday and Friday and reopen Monday at 8:30 a.m. Many will open early Friday.
United Kingdom teenagers above average in global problem-solving challenge
He noted that in 2012, when PISA tested individual problem-solving, it was the other way around, with boys beating girls. This was better than across OECD countries, where on average 28 per cent of students perform below this level.
India's Dalveer Bhandari secures final spot as a judge of the ICJ
The Indian National Group to the Permanent Court of Arbitration had re-nominated Bhandari as India's national candidate in June 2017.
Sleep Position in Late Pregnancy Linked to More Than Doubled Stillbirth Risk
It turns out there is an association between the sleeping position during pregnancy and other risks that a woman might suffer. Out of 1,000 women, 291 had a stillbirth late in their pregnancies while the rest had given birth to healthy babies.
All area banks and credit unions will be closed on Thursday.
Garbage and recycling collection will be suspended Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 23.
We're told there will be no trash pick-up for the City of Big Spring on Thursday and Friday.
The following will be closed Wednesday through Friday: Robert E. Lee Academy; Thomas Sumter Academy; Wilson Hall; Laurence Manning Academy; Clarendon Hall; and Sumter Christian School.
A mobile FEMA Disaster Recovery Center will be open from 9 a.m.to 7 p.m. on Nov. 21, Nov. 22 and Nov. 24 at the Solomon Calhoun Community Center, 1300 Duval St., to assist St. Johns County residents affected by Hurricane Irma.