End of an era:
Last Postmaster appointed by a president retires
Go to 'Ohio News' for the story of Philo Ohio's retiring Postmaster, the Honorable Samual J Mitchell.
December 28, 2017
US Flag to fly at half-staff
on Friday, Dec 29 and on Thursday, Jan 4
Postmaster General Megan J. Brennan, by the authority granted to the heads of the several departments and agencies of the federal government by President Eisenhower in Proclamation 3044, 19 FR 1235 (Mar. 1, 1954), has ordered that that the flag of the United States shall be flown at half-staff at all Post Offices and upon all Postal Service buildings and grounds in the Ohio Valley District to honor Ginger Ballard (Postmaster of Dublin, Ohio) and Lance Herrera-Dempsey (Supervisor, Customer Services) on the dates of their funerals or memorial services. Funeral services for Ginger Ballard will be held Friday, December 29, at Scioto Ridge United Methodist Church in Hilliard, OH. Funeral services for Lance Herrera-Dempsey will be held Thursday, January 4, 2018, at Brune Mortuary in Bishop, CA.