Post office employees brave ice
Saturday, March 7, 2015
T-G Photos by Hugh Jones
Mail carriers at the Shelbyville post office load their vehicles on the icy morning of Thursday, March 4, 2015.
A cartload of mail is pulled to a vehicle by Adam Williams.
Big loads and frozen roads presented a challenge for
Shelbyville mail carriers.
Rural carrier Casey Gardner loads pallets for holding mail into his pickup truck.
The ice froze locks and doors shut on city route mail
trucks. Tammy Fuller works to open the door of a
Kyle Alltop loads mail into a city route truck.
The cold task of loading Shelbyville's mail into trucks -- and that's before spending the
day filling mailboxes through an open truck window.
City mail carriers Tammy Fuller and Ronnie Helton push
a mail cart through slush to a waiting truck.
City carrier Tammy Fuller managed a smile while loading mail in the cold.
Rural carrier Tommy Sloan carries mail to his vehicle.