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Girl Scout cookie sales enter digital world

...is selling to family who live out of town, where the cookies will be shipped without the Scout making a trip to the post office.Many buyers, however, said they like to see the Girl Scouts making the sale and don't want to pay shipping costs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-19/girl-scout-cookie-sales-enter
Travis Miller

...Travis was employed with the US Postal Service retiring as Superintendent of Postal Operations at the North Augusta Post Office. Travis was a member of the Yellow Jacket Club and also helped in coaching and serving on the board of Dixie Youth...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173845391
The Way We Were: Ship Ahoy restaurant

...realty 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-28/way-we-were-ship-ahoy-restaur
Rants & Raves

...said they remarked it with my ZIP code and I should get it the next day. Nope ... they returned it to sender. The post office is less than a mile from my house, and they didn't know how to find me? IT'S NICE TO SEE that someone has got...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-28/rants-raves
Chronicle continues holiday traditions

...newspapers to deliver.And, for us, being in your driveway 365 days a year is a tradition like no other. Not the post office, not FedEx or UPS. Just us, every day.Some people look forward to the cookies or the carols. Other can't wait...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-19/chronicle-continues-holiday-t
New Year's is not always a quiet time for news

...1912 ended, new-fangled aeroplane aviators flew over Augusta and experimented with:A. Dropping mail pouches on Post Office roofB. Taking off and landing on Sand Bar Ferry RoadC. Snatching a streamer from the Confederate MonumentD. Sending...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-27/new-years-not-always-quiet-ti
Jackson spared 65 years ago from SRS construction

...according to Augusta Chronicle archives. The following year, the first census was conducted and the first permanent post office built on Main Street. The school year began with 781 students, overwhelming the 20 teachers and the 20-room Jackson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-02/jackson-spared-65-years-ago-s
Operation Hand-Warmer raises supplies for troops overseas

...party. Volunteers "adopt" one of the boxes packed with supplies and take it and a customs form to their favorite post office. Each box required $15.90 in postage from the volunteer, and each of the boxes was scheduled to arrive before Christmas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-26/operation-hand-warmer-raises-
Leroy Williams

...honorable discharge, Leroy moved to New York and enrolled in Culinary School and later was employed by the U. S. Post Office as a truck driver. A 33rd Degree Mason, Leroy was a member of the Mount Holly Masonic Lodge #520 for over 40 years...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173521423
The Way We Were: Augusta trains

...Augusta's impressive Union Station.Built in 1902, torn down 70 years later, it dominated the block where the main post office now sits.It must have been a sight because the Augusta train station was frequently featured in post cards.But times...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-16/way-we-were-augusta-trains