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Technology making some jobs less needed

...its 2014 Most Endangered Jobs list.Atop CareerCast's annual list of jobs with dismal hiring outlooks by 2022 are mail carrier, farmer, meter reader and travel agent. CareerCast gleaned data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics and its own 2014...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-08-30/technology-
William Adams Jr.

...for many years at the Coca-Cola Bottling Company. He retired from the U. S. Postal Service where he was a Rural Mail Carrier for over thirty years, often leaving a stick of chewing gum in the mailbox for the children. He was known as Salley...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172250050
Charles Stephens Jr.

...Ancestoring column in the Jefferson County newspaper, which he continued to write until his death. He also served as a rural mail carrier in Matthews and Avera. Thanks to his friendly horn honking each patron which he served knew exactly when their mail...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172206330
William Jackson

...Tuesday, July 22, 2014. Mr. Jackson served his country by enlisting in the United States Army. He was a retired mail carrier with the US Postal Service in Hicksville, New York. He was a faithful member of New Life Worship Center. Mr. Jackson...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171851658
Retired mail carrier says he misses making rounds

...it." After 14 years of working seven days a week, Mr. Fuller left the position to become the Evans area's only mail carrier. "Delivering the mail, I could be done by 1 o'clock each day and the pay wasn't that different," he said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/01/21/met_181197.shtml
Metro
National Association of Letter Carriers to conduct food drive today

...before mail-carriers' arrival on Saturday.The mail-carrier will collect the donated bags."All we ask is that people leave the bags before their mail-carrier comes on Saturday," Donato said. "We really appreciate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-08/national-association-letter-c
Additional area news

Auto crash kills Aiken mail carrier A mail carrier from Aiken died from injuries suffered in a two-car accident in New Ellenton over the weekend, authorities said. Linda Hargrove Luther, 54, of the 1800 block of Pine Log Road in Aiken, died...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/30/met_232149.shtml
Metro
Seethes over undelivered mail

...appliances delivered and the front door painted, the mail carrier and his or her supervisor at the Evans Post Office decided...buys a house in Evans -- be sure you convince your mail carrier that you really live there! Hugh Lokey, Hephzibah

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/12/edi_273979.shtml
Editorials
Mr. D.P. Griffis

...officiating. Mr. Griffis, a native of Edgefield County, was a Navy veteran of World War II and had retired as a mail carrier. He was a member of Rural Mail Carriers Association and Gilgal Baptist Church. Survivors include three stepsons...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/12/26/obi_303683.shtml
Obituaries
Mr. D. P. Griffis

...officiating. Mr. Griffis, a native of Edgefield County, was a Navy veteran of World War II and had retired as a mail carrier. He was a member of Rural Mail Carriers Association and Gilgal Baptist Church. Survivors include three stepsons...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/12/25/obi_303616.shtml
Obituaries