ABBEVILLE, Ala. (WDHN) — On Tuesday, Juneteenth was declared a county holiday in Henry County.
Henry County says they try to go along with the state when it comes to holidays. And after Governor Kay Ivey declared June 20th, Juneteenth, the commission and the county followed suit.
During this day, Henry County offices and departments will be closed throughout Henry County.
This brings the total of state holidays to 14 and a half total across the year.
Sanitation will run as regularly scheduled on this day, but all the other offices and departments will be closed.