BANKS - All area banks and credit unions will be closed on Thursday.
GOVERNMENT - The following will be closed Thursday and Friday: state government offices; City of Sumter offices; Sumter County offices; City of Manning offices; Clarendon County offices; Lee County offices; and City of Bishopville offices.
Federal government offices and the U.S. Postal Service will be closed Thursday.
SCHOOLS - The following will be closed through Friday: Sumter School District; Clarendon School Districts 1, 2 and 3; Lee County Public Schools; St. Anne and St. Jude Catholic School; St. Francis Xavier High School; Robert E. Lee Academy; Thomas Sumter Academy; Wilson Hall; Laurence Manning Academy; Clarendon Hall; and Sumter Christian School.
Central Carolina Technical College will observe a faculty / student holiday today and the school will be closed Thursday and Friday.
USC Sumter will be closed Thursday and Friday.
UTILITIES - Black River Electric Coop. and FTC will be closed Thursday and Friday.
OTHER - Clemson Extension Service and the Greater Sumter Chamber of Commerce will be closed Thursday and Friday.
The Sumter County Library and the Harvin Clarendon County Library will be closed Thursday through Sunday.
Santee Wateree RTA will not be running services on Thursday but will resume regular operations on Friday.
The City of Sumter will collect garbage and recyclables on Thanksgiving Day for those residents that have Thursday garbage and recycling service. Residents are asked to have their roll cart and recycling bin at the curb by 7 a.m. for collection. For additional information, call the Public Services Complex at (803) 436-2558.
The Sumter Item will be closed Thursday and Friday. The newspaper will not publish on Thanksgiving Day.