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Newhall -- McDowell County, West Virginia

Newhall is the southernmost community in McDowell County and the last community you come to before crossing into Tazewell County and Virginia along state route 16. 38 more words

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Proposed bill would allow Utah to enlist letter carriers to assist responders during natural disasters

SALT LAKE CITY — A state lawmaker is proposing a bill that enlists your local postal worker to help out in the case of a natural disaster or an emergency. 276 more words


NYC Postal Worker "Overwhelmed" By Holiday Deliveries Accused Of Dumping 1,000 Pieces Of Mail

If you live in the New York City area and didn’t receive as many gifts and holiday cards this year, there could be a reason for that beyond the usual U.S. 158 more words

Helenwood, Tennessee

Helenwood, Tennessee is located along US 27 in the central section of Scott County about 6 miles south of Oneida.

Helenwood was incorporated as a town by referendum in 1997, after the state statute that set minimum criteria for municipal incorporation was amended by the Tennessee General Assembly to remove the requirement that a newly incorporating area must not be within three miles of an existing city and to reduce the minimum population for incorporation from 1,500 residents to 225. 38 more words


Tapping My Inner Scrooge

I love Christmas. It’s my favorite holiday, and possibly even my favorite time of year. And if you’ve read anything I’ve written over the past year, you know it’s not because I’m celebrating the alleged birthday of a dude named Jesus. 451 more words

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‘Tis the Season for the U.S. Postal Service

With the holiday shipping season in full swing, the U.S. Postal Service has entered its busiest time of year. We can’t tell you when you’ll get that fruitcake in the mail, but today’s WatchBlog has some timely information about one of America’s oldest and most familiar institutions. 340 more words

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