Because of the Christmas holiday, the Town of Smithfield will run its Friday trash-collection route on Wednesday, Dec. 23. Also, the town’s recycling center on Hospital Road will be closed Dec. 25-26. It will reopen Dec. 28.
Across Johnston County, town offices, county government offices and libraries will be closed Dec. 24-25. ABC stores will be open until 6 p.m. on Dec. 24 but closed Dec. 25. Banks and post offices will be closed Christmas Day but open Christmas Eve, with banks closing early. Federal offices will be open a half-day on Dec. 24 and closed Dec. 25.
Johnston County’s landfill will be closed Dec. 24-25; its convenience centers will be open Dec. 24 but closed Christmas Day.