Oct. 3, 2011
GOV. BARBOUR ISSUES PROCLAMATION TO CLOSE STATE OFFICES IN OBSERVANCE OF HOLIDAYS
Gov. Haley Barbour has issued a proclamation to close state offices on Nov. 24 in observance of Thanksgiving Day; Dec. 26 in observance of Christmas Day; and Jan. 2, 2012, in observance of New Year’s Day. According to the Governor’s proclamation, agency heads may close offices on Nov. 25, Dec. 23, and Dec. 30 at their own discretion.
Gov. Barbour's proclamation is here.