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Memorial Day services, events, schedule changes

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – Monday is the legal Memorial Day observance. Here's what's open and what's closed.

• Most banks and credit unions will be closed.

• Most government offices closed.

• Post offices closed; no home mail delivery.

There will be no residential garbage on Monday, May 30. Residential garbage collection services for customers affected by the holiday will resume on Thursday, June 2.

In honor of our nation's heroes, the Atlanta Braves are offering free tickets to all active military personnel all weekend (Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday).  Just show military ID at the Turner Field Ticket Windows to receive free Upper Box Ticket.  Family members can buy additional tickets for half price.

The National Infantry Foundation will hold a paver dedication ceremony Monday at 10 a.m. for those who have purchased Heritage Walk commemorative pavers since February. In the IMAX Theatre, there will be free screenings of a film produced by Fort Benning soldiers serving in Iraq called Hammer: Hardships, Hearts and Heroes.

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