Many area businesses and public office buildings will be closed Monday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day. Banks closing include Gibsland Bank (Wal-Mart branch will be open), Regions Bank, Richland State Bank, Capital One, MBL Bank, Carter Federal Credit Union and Citizens Bank.
All banks will observe regular drive-through hours Saturday, July 3.
The main office of the U.S. Postal Service on Monroe Street will be closed Monday, and there will be no mail delivery.
Minden City Hall, the Webster Parish Courthouse and the Webster Parish School Board office will be closed Monday.
The Minden City Council will meeet at 7 a.m. Tuesday, July 5.
The Monday observance will not affect garbage and trash pick-up.