Local banks and their branches will be observing special holiday hours next week. While all will be closed on New Year's Day and open for business January 2, hours differ per bank on New Year's Eve.
Gibsland Bank, Richland State Bank and Citizens National Bank will be open regular hours on New Year's Eve. Regions Bank, Capital One and MBL Bank will close at 2 p.m. Some governmental buildings will be closed on New Year's Eve. They include Minden City Hall and the Webster Parish Courthouse. The U.S. Post Office will be open regular hours and have regular delivery on New Year's Eve.
Trash pick-up within the city limits will be on schedule for Monday, December 31; however the schedule for the rest of the week will be one day off the normal routine (Tuesday pick-up on Wednesday, etc.)