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Legal Holidays
The following are declared legal holidays by the Amite County Board of Supervisors, viz:

  • The first day of January (New Year's Day)
  • The third Monday of January (Robert E. Lee's birthday and Martin Luther King's birthday)
  • The first Friday of April (good Friday)
  • The last Monday of April (Confederate Memorial Day)
  • The last Monday of May (Memorial Day)
  • The fourth day of July (Independence Day)
  • The first Monday of September (Labor Day)
  • The eleventh day of November (Veteran's Day)
  • The day fixed by proclamation by the Governor of Mississippi as a day of thanksgiving which shall be fixed to correspond to the date proclaimed by the President of the United States (Thanksgiving Day)
  • The twenty-fifth day of December (Christmas Day)
  • and any other special occasions as declared by the Board of Supervisors to be holidays including, if allowed, th day following Thanksgiving , and also Christmas Eve.