County Board Chair Jeanetta Kirkpatrick made the decision that all non essential county government offices located at the Courthouse and Health and Human Services Building be closed today. Symon’s Recreation Complex is also closed. Normal business operations are expected to resume Friday the 21st of December. The Highway Commissioner, Sheriff and myself urge all citizens to stay of the roads and travel only if absolutely necessary. Conditions are expected to worsen as the day goes on. This is a significant storm and everyone is encouraged to monitor local news for updates regarding weather and road conditions.