Closed for Memorial Day

Most government offices, the Post Office and banks will be closed Monday, May 31 for the Memorial Day holiday. The offices of the Parke County Sentinel will also be closed Monday. As a result, our deadline for all paid items including display and classified ads and legal notices will be 3 p.m. this Thursday, May 27.

All Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicle (BMV) branches will be closed Saturday, May 29 through Monday, May 31 in observance of the Memorial Day holiday.

Branch appointments will resume Tuesday, June 1. As a reminder, all customers are required to have an appointment before visiting a branch. The appointment scheduler is available on the BMV website, found at

For a complete list of branch locations and hours, to complete an online transaction, or to find a 24-hour BMV Connect kiosk near you visit