Easter is just days away and local students, along with local employees, will enjoy a long weekend for the religious holiday.

Most Erath County schools will dismiss students early today to begin the Easter holiday.

Stephenville ISD and Dublin ISD will both release students two hours early today and will be closed Friday. Morgan Mill School will close at 1 p.m. today and will be closed Friday. Three Way ISD will release students at 12:30 p.m. today and will be closed Friday. Huckabay ISD will not release early today but will close Friday.

Stephenville Christian School will release students at 2 p.m. Thursday and will close Friday and Monday.

The only local school district holding regular school hours Friday will be Lingleville.

Other local Good Friday closings include city of Stephenville offices, Erath County offices and banks.

The Texas Department of Public Safety Driver License Division offices will close at noon Friday and will reopen at regularly-scheduled time on Monday.

Customers can still go online, at www.texasonline.com, for some transactions.