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Rain seems to start only after you get out of your car

...Ga., send a card from Yosemite National Park in California. They write: "After attending the National Rural Letter Carrier convention in Reno, Nev., we went over to Yosemite National Park ... We thought we had a big rock at Stone Mountain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-31/rain-seems-start-only-after-y
Bill Kirby: Manure expo T-shirt slogans impressive

...hosted each year by the National Association of Letter Carriers. The event helps to support Golden Harvest Food Bank...food items in a sturdy bag near the mailbox. Your letter carrier will collect the donations and deliver them to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-07/bill-kirby-manure-expo-t-shir
Henry Blocker

...devoted husband, father and grandfather. He was a devout Jehovah Witness for 45 years. In addition, he was a retired Letter Carrier. Survivors will include his wife of 47 years, Julia M. Blocker; sons, Willie L. Blocker and Michael C. Blocker...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175056213
The Way We Were: Ship Ahoy restaurant

...association regularly met there. It also was popular for banquets, hosting events for groups as different as post office letter carriers to a restaurant association to the Jay-Cees and Jay-C-ettes.Parade magazine even held a restaurant meeting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-28/way-we-were-ship-ahoy-restaur
National Association of Letter Carriers to conduct food drive today

To combat hunger, the National Association of Letter Carriers will conduct its 22nd annual food drive Saturday...bare by late spring, the release said.Last year, letter carriers collected 74.4 million pounds of food donations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-08/national-association-letter-c
We're from the government, and we're here to help -- or else

...mostly ? that sends him over the edge. So Kramer tells the powers-that-be at the post office, including his letter-carrier friend Newman, that he no longer wants their business.Postal Employee: "May I help you?"Kramer: "Yeah...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-03-02/were-government-
Rants & Raves

...postmaster. He cares more about letters and packages than human lives, which cannot be replaced or delayed. Some letter carriers drove more than 30 miles to be at work, had to case mail instead of being sent home, and then were sent out on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-19/rants-raves
Postal Service isn't as wasteful as critics say -- it's a national treasure

...percent public approval, and letter carriers year after year are ranked the...expanded under President Obama, letter carriers volunteer to be trained and to...around the country. ONE REASON LETTER carriers do this is that one in four carriers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-04-19/postal-service-i
Augusta travelers continue to check in with postcards

...Ga., sent a card from the north Georgia mountains, where they were enjoying cool temperatures at the state rural letter carriers convention at Brasstown Valley Resort. Also in the mountains were Chris and Karen Jones, enjoying The Greenbrier...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-19/augusta-travelers-continue-ch
US Postal Service loses $2 billion this spring despite uptick in revenue

...billion annual payment for future retiree health benefits.Fredric Rolando, president of the National Association of Letter Carriers, agrees that Congress should get rid of the 2006 mandated payment but says it would be "irresponsible to degrade...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-11/us-postal-service-loses-2-