Area public schools have announced their closures for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday.
The Roswell Independent School District, Dexter Consolidated Schools District, Hagerman Municipal Schools and Lake Arthur Municipal Schools will be closed this upcoming Monday through Friday, Nov. 24.
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell will observe the Thanksgiving recess beginning at 5 p.m. Wednesday.
All campus offices will be closed and classes will not be held Nov. 23-26. Instruction will resume and the campus will reopen Monday, Nov. 27.