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Rural Carrier Heroes

Rural carrier hero: Vivian Prescott, Dermott, AR

Dermott, AR, Rural Carrier Vivian Prescott grew concerned when a customer hadn’t collected mail in several days. She asked a ...
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Mail carrier (RCA) rescues puppies from fire

“I know that this particular home, they have a few dogs, and I just came around the corner there where ...
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Rural Carrier Heroes: Cameron Brown, NC and Gina McCool, Moores, IN

Cameron Brown, Waynesville, NC Posted 12/2/14 Waynesville, NC, Rural Carrier Cameron Brown was delivering mail to a residence when he ...
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Colorado Rural Mail carrier Bob Trujillo honored for stopping wildfire

A mail carrier is being honored for stopping a small brushfire before it became a wildlife in Jefferson County. Bob ...
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Rural Carrier Hero: Emily Hawkins, Inman, SC

Inman, SC, Rural Carrier Emily Hawkins was delivering mail when she noticed a woman lying in a yard. The woman ...
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USPS rural carrier saves man's life

As a longtime postal worker, Donna Boles sees the same things each day. Boles stops by 716 mailboxes on her ...
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Rural Carrier Hero: Napoleon Bautista, Carmel, CA

Carmel, CA, Rural Carrier Napoleon Bautista was delivering mail at a home when he heard someone calling for help. He ...
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Rural Carrier Hero: David Zimmerman, Shortsville, NY

Shortsville, NY, Rural Carrier David Zimmerman became concerned when he noticed one of his customers hadn’t collected his mail in ...
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Rural Carrier Hero: Michael Matthews, Camden, ME

Camden, ME, Rural Carrier Michael Matthews was delivering mail when he noticed a house on fire and immediately called 911. ...
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Rural Carrier Hero of the Day: Jo Del Hodges, Trinity, NC

Trinity, NC, Rural Carrier Jo Del Hodges was delivering a package to a residence when she heard someone calling for ...
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Rural Carrier hero of the day: Juanita Davis, NC

Warrenton, NC, Rural Carrier Juanita Davis was delivering mail when she came upon a husband and wife attempting to extinguish ...
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Twice a hero – In separate incidents, rural carrier assists customer, co-worker

When Scio, NY, Rural Carrier Holly Stoll saw a car go off the road and roll to a stop near ...
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