(Harlan) There is a few mailing deadlines approaching. December 15 is the latest you would want to mail a package overseas and it would take about a week to 10-days to arrive at its’ destination. Otherwise shoppers have another week to get there gifts sent out in the mail.
Harlan Post Master Joann Miller says December 21 is the deadline for priority mail, December 20, for first class mail, and tomorrow, December 14, is the deadline for parcel post which is ground service.
Miller says they can still take express mail on December 22 to get it there in time for Christmas.
Next Monday is the busiest Christmas mailing day across the United States when approximately 658-million holiday cards and packages are sent out.
December 13, 2012