All county and state government offices in Lyon County will be closed today (Tuesday) and Wednesday of to mark the New Year's holiday. That includes the courthouse, public library and senior center.

Meantime, Eddyville City Hall will close at 2 p.m. today and remain closed New Year's Day. Kuttawa City Hall will be closed all day, both days.

Only Wednesday is a federal holiday. Mail will be delivered Tuesday.

Students in Lyon County will head back to the classroom a bit earlier than usual. The second semester begins Thursday, cutting the usual two-week break short by two days.