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Elvis Presley 'Forever' stamp going on sale this week

...sale shortly at post offices nationwide.Priscilla Presley, ex-wife of the King of Rock 'n' Roll, joined Postmaster General Megan Brennan at a dedication ceremony Wednesday outside Graceland, Presley's longtime home in Memphis. Another...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-13/elvis-presley-forever-stamp-
We're from the government, and we're here to help -- or else

...campaign against the Postal Service and is abducted by secret agents. In a darkened interrogation room he meets the Postmaster General, who convinces Kramer it's in his, ahem, best interest to keep getting mail.Of course, this is a humorous...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-03-02/were-government-
Postal workers unions protest Staples program

...would not address the workers' concerns, only saying the store is always testing new ways to serve its customers.Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe has said the Staples program has nothing to do with privatization. Rather, it's a "direct response...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-24/postal-workers-unions-prot
Mailing deadlines approach for holiday

...be processed."The holidays are a special time for the U.S. Postal Service," said Patrick Don ahoe, the postmaster general and CEO. "We consider it a privilege to help spread holiday cheer by delivering billions of holiday greetings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-26/mailing-deadlines-approach-ho
Mailing a letter to cost a penny more in 2013

...lacked sufficient cash reserves.While the Postal Service has said it will continue seeking ways to cut costs, Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe has made clear that the agency has little left it can do to bring in significant new revenue. He...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-10-11/mailing-letter-cost-penny-
Texas man designs Ronald Reagan centennial stamp

...Sports Illustrated.Forbes was approached by the Citizens' Stamp Advisory Committee, the board appointed by the postmaster general to select the art for postage stamps. Among his other works are stamps featuring athletes Lou Gehrig and Jesse...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-02-15/texas-man-designs-ronald-rea
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Post office had $1.9 billion second-quarter loss

...advance payments to cover expected health care costs for future retirees ? something no federal agency does.Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe said the agency is considering its options, including negotiations with unions to reduce labor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-05-10/post-office-had-19-billion
USPS financial problems concern Augusta workers

...will help protect their livelihoods.On Tuesday, Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe told a Senate committee that USPS...people," she said, noting the country's first postmaster general. "Poor, rural, whatever. People in rural communities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-09-07/usps-financial-problems-conc
Postal workers help Santa with his mail

...We respond to them," Aiken Postmaster Kathy Jenks said. "We have little Santa's helpers here." In 1912, Postmaster General Frank Hitchcock signed a regulation allowing postal employees to open letters addressed to Santa or God. Sometimes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/12/21/aik_504551.shtml
Retired mail carrier says he misses making rounds

...Army in World War II, and a stint running a service station for his brother, Mr. Fuller took a position as the postmaster general for Evans in 1949. The job was offered to him by his first cousin Jack Eubanks, who once was a political figure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/01/21/met_181197.shtml
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