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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 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
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
National Association of Letter Carriers to conduct food drive today

...put the bag where mail is received 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-08/national-association-letter-c
Rants & Raves

...Augusta High School. No wonder there are no tickets written by anyone for this trick, which is highly illegal. TO MY MAIL carrier: You are rude and lazy. You are one of the many reasons the U.S. post office is in the red. You think because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-09-19/rants-raves
Letter carriers to collect food donations left by mailboxes on Saturday

...all (that people) need to do is leave a bag of canned goods or nonperishable food items by their mailbox before the mail carrier comes."Golden Harvest most needs canned meats and fruits, she said. Protein-rich foods such as peanut butter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-09/letter-carriers-collect-food-
Postal workers rally in favor of keeping Saturday delivery

...a way of life and thousands of mail carrier jobs could be destroyed."Once...shortened delivery week, about 100 mail carriers rallied Sunday and lined the sidewalk...would eliminate almost 25,000 mail carrier jobs and disproportionately affect...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-03-24/postal-workers-rally-favor-ke
Rants & Raves

...priority over many non-necessary items on the budget. Don't let the thugs win! RANT TO A CERTAIN Columbia County mail carrier. Do your job; come to my door and ring the bell instead of just throwing the pink slip in the mailbox when I have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-15/rants-raves
Rants & Raves

...of the most popular baby boy's names are William and Liam, since they are the same name. IT WAS REALLY NICE the mail carriers had a food drive May 11 but our carrier must have not wanted to participate 'cause he left our mail in box and didn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-28/rants-raves