Augusta-area Labor Day holiday closings for 2015

...closed Monday? Georgia Department of Driver Services closed Saturday-Tuesday? State offices closed Monday? U.S. Postal Service offices closed Monday

U.S. Postal Service to close Augusta mail processing center

Plan on mailing that birthday card or bill a day earlier.The U.S. Postal Service announced Thurs day that it plans to move mail processing and distribution out of Augusta, one of 223 closings nationwide, which...

Monday marks busiest mailing day for U.S. Postal Service

...the busiest mailing day for holiday cards and packages with more than 658 million pieces of mail processed by the U.S. Postal Service. On an average day, the Postal Service processes 538 million items.At Augusta's main post office on Eighth...

Mailing deadlines approach for holiday

The U.S. Postal Service is gearing up for its busiest time of year, full of holiday cards...expected to be processed."The holidays are a special time for the U.S. Postal Service," said Patrick Don ahoe, the postmaster general and CEO...

Efficiency down to the letter

...one that visits your home six days a week: the U.S. Postal Service.Though taxpayers haven't supported mail delivery...Exchange.Full privatization might be just what the U.S. Postal Service needs. It's at least worth considering. If it...

Priority Mail ads misleading, Better Business Bureau says

...spare may decide that the U.S. Postal Service's $3 Priority Mail, as...misleading and recommended that the U.S. Postal Service change the ads to show the...Betts, a spokesman for the U.S. Postal Service, said he expects to see some...

Going postal? Better hurry

...Christmas joy will keep the U.S. Postal Service busy in the coming week...Freeburg, a spokeswoman for the U.S. Postal Service. In Aiken County, employees...busiest pickup day for the U.S. Postal Service. About 275 million cards...

Denies Postal Service gets tax money

...Augusta postmaster for the U.S. Postal Service, I would like to commend...inform your readers that the U.S. Postal Service does not receive any taxpayer...from previous years. The U.S. Postal Service is indeed an excellent organization...

Opinion columns
Postmaster leads during trying time

Al Jackson has worked for the U.S. Postal Service for more than 33 years, but the past year has been...anthrax scare that has claimed the lives of two U.S. Postal Service employees. Though new, permanent security measures...

Augusta gets postal calendar

An Augusta company has contracted with the U.S. Postal Service to publish a series of calendars celebrating life...me it was a pretty natural carry-over from the U.S. Postal Service," Mr. Long said. "I thought it was an excellent...