In observance of the July 4th holiday, offices at the Carter County Courthouse will be closed Thursday.
Also, offices at the Elizabethton City Hall will be closed, as will the Elizabethton-Carter County Public Library and Elizabethton Senior Citizens Center.
Due to the holiday, the garbage collection for Elizabethton has been altered. Thursday and Friday routes will be picked up Friday.
The Carter County Solid Waste Landfill will be closed Thursday, re-opening Friday.
Also, offices at the Elizabethton STAR will be closed Thursday. There will be no newspaper Thursday.
All offices of the newspaper will re-open Friday at 8 a.m.