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

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

Only Jan. 1 is a federal holiday, though some post offices may be closing early on New Year's Eve. 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, Jan. 2.