LUBBOCK, Texas — The City of Lubbock Vital Statistics Office will close early on Wednesday, January 18.

According to the press release, the closure will take place at 2:30 p.m. for staff training.

Regular business hours will resume on Thursday, January 19.

Meanwhile, the City of Lubbock reminded citizens they could place an online order for birth/death certificates at www.mylubbock.us/birthanddeath