Category Archives: Postal Heroes

Lost & Found

West Virginia letter carrier helps boy get home from USPS News Clarksburg, WV, Letter Carrier Clay Clark was near the end of his route when he noticed a young boy sitting in the grass by himself, crying. When Clark asked … Continue reading

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Letter Carriers rescue Abducted Boy

NALC Unit Citation Award: Cristy Perfetti and Steve Plunkett, Peoria, IL Branch 31 Peoria, IL from National Association of Letter Carriers Branch 31 letter carrier Cristy Perfetti, who has carried mail for 22 years, was returning from her route one … Continue reading

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Letter carrier honored

by Lori Kurtzman, The Columbus Dispatch He heard a shout, and then he saw the smoke. And then the mailman sprinted across the parking lot as someone emerged from an apartment, flames engulfing his lower legs. A man was on … Continue reading

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Letter Carrier Saves Baby

GREER, S.C. —A frantic mother trying to save her baby from choking finds help from an unlikely hero from WYFF4.com The baby’s parents says it’s because of one man that they’ll be able to celebrate their son’s first birthday this … Continue reading

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Mailman Honored

as reported by C and G News ROYAL OAK — A common college application essay question will ask applicants to describe people they admire, and applicants’ answers might range from parents to teachers to world leaders. For Leona Center’s daughter, … Continue reading

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Postal worker makes special delivery to children

reported by DelawareOnline Some kids follow him on bikes. Others run out of their homes with hands extended. They may not know his name, but they know how to get the postman’s attention: “Mr. Mailman. Mr. Mailman. Do you have … Continue reading

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Letter Carrier Hero

‘Carriers are just always there’ from the National Association of Letter Carriers website After knocking on his customer’s front door on Feb. 24 to make a package delivery, St. Paul, MN Branch 28 member Jeff Hinchcliffe thought he heard a … Continue reading

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Letter Carrier Helps Customer

from National Association of Letter Carriers While delivering mail on Feb. 4, Cranford, NJ Branch 754 letter carrier Melissa Hardin went to deliver a parcel at a home when she saw the elderly customer there slip and fall as he … Continue reading

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Mailcarrier Saves Life

by Audrey Blumberg, The Alternative Press Raritan resident Marion Boyce remembers walking out of her house on Thompson Street – and then waking up in the hospital with a respirator, and her son and daughter by her bedside. And now … Continue reading

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Mail Carrier Rewarded

[from the USPS Facebook page] Post by US Postal Service. Last month, the NEA Connecticut Valley District, ROCKY HILL, CT Post Office recognized Postmaster General (PMG) Hero Award winner Kenneth Stewart. Stewart, a 29-year USPS veteran, was honored for his … Continue reading

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