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Rural Carrier Heroes – Doing their hero thing again

Meet the Heroes


Kathryn Lidstrom

 Fairfield, MT,

Rural Carrier Kathryn Lidstrom was recently delivering mail in a Fairfield, MT, neighborhood when she noticed an older customer operating a weed trimmer near an irrigation ditch on his property.


Pamela Irwin

Coatesville, PA

An older customer in Coatesville, PA, recently faced a dire situation: The woman had fallen in her bedroom overnight and couldn’t reach her phone or her medical alert device.


Scott Holley

Live Oak, FL

Rural Carrier Scott Holley was recently delivering mail in Live Oak, FL, when he spotted a grass fire threatening an isolated residence.


Lisa Floyd

Alexander, AR

Rural Carrier Lisa Floyd was delivering mail on a hot day last year in Alexander, AR, when she spotted an older customer in distress.


Dawn Sampson

Bismarck, AR

Rural Carrier Dawn Sampson was recently delivering mail in Bismarck, AR, when she saw an unusual, worrisome sight: a 3-year-old boy, wearing only a diaper, walking on a dirt road, accompanied by a dog and a goat..


Rosalinda Roman

Mathis, TX,

Rural Carrier Associate Rosalinda Roman was making deliveries one day last summer in Mathis, TX, when she grew concerned about an older customer whose mail was piling up.