BROTHER NICK LEWIS OF American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA) UNION
AGES 11-17
Charlotte, NC
AUGUST 2, 2015

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Letter Carriers, Have You Made Your Reservations Yet For The Region 9 Rap Session?

The Region 9 Rap Session will take place August 20 - 23, 2015.

The group name for reservations is the National Association of Letter Carriers

The group rate is $119.00 per night

The place: Embassy Suites

1100 SE 17th St.

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316

(954) 527-2700

Once reservations are made, please send the names of your registered members so the NBA's office can monitor the hotel availability and prepare name badges.

Region 9 Golf Tournament to Benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Associations

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Jacaranda Golf Club

9200 W. Broward Boulevard

Plantation, Florida 33324

(954) 472-5855

Entry Fee: $95.00

To sponsor a hole: $100.00; to co-sponsor a hole $50.00.

Make checks payable to NALC Branch 2550

Region 9 MDA Golf Tournament

NALC Branch 2550

3062 NW 60th AV

Ft Lauderdale, FL 33313

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NC State Association of Letter Carriers, in Conjunction with the Region 9 NBA's Office,

Offering Two Shop Steward Training Courses in August!!!

First Session: August 2, 2015 hosted by Rocky Mount Merged Branch 1321

12:00 noon until 5:00 p.m.

The United Steel Workers (USW) Union Hall

94 Roanoke Ave., Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870


Second Session: August 11, 2015 hosted by Greensboro Branch 630

6:00 p.m. until

3207 Bessemer Ave., Greensboro, NC 27405


Seating for these sessions is limited and reservations are required. For more information, contact the State Association's Director of Education Frank Vega at 910-624-2892

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State Letter Carrier Convention Wraps in Raleigh!

The North Carolina State Association's 106th State Convention in Raleigh is now in the history books and it was a huge success! Our special guest for the weekend was NALC President Fred Rolando. Re-elected by acclamation was President Eddie Davidson, Vice President Craig Schadewald, Secretary Lorna Wooding and Director of Retirees' Wayne White. Debbie Stone of Branch 545 Charlotte was elected state treasurer by acclamation to replace long-time Treasurer Danny Straub. Director of Education Frank Vega was re-elected.

Richard Koritz of Greensboro and Janis Layne of Sanford awarded Retirees of the Year for 2014 and 2015. For photos of the convention, click here.

There have been additional changes in the make-up of our state's Executive Board. To see the updated Executive Board for 2015-2017, Click here.

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Remember, there are other news sources for North Carolina's letter carriers besides this website. Be sure to check out The North Carolina Letter Carrier Activist by clicking here. 

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And for the latest news regarding the Postal Service, letter carriers, working families, unions and NC politics in general, go to our State Association's Twitter page at

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Howie Leff Memorial Branch 936, High Point, NC, has a new website. Check it out here.

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You can access Charlotte Branch 545's website here.

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Click here for the latest news from your Executive Board: Cliff Davidson, Jr., Craig Schadewald, Frank Vega, Wayne White, Bill Heidt, Bob Wahoff, Reggie Gentle, Jamaal Mattocks  and Donna Dilling-Butler. Also editorials from Richard Thayer and our feature stories.

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Support the Fight Against Muscular Dystrophy.  Half a century of help...millions to fight muscular dystrophy. For details on how you can help click here.

You Gotta Laugh to Keep From Cryin'

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Cable 8 TV Show in the Greensboro Viewing Area

Sponsored by 

Triad Jobs With Justice

Co-hosted by Richard Koritz and O.W. Sweeney

Broadcast twice each week in the Greensboro viewing area Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. and Saturday afternoons at 12:30 p.m.

Wednesday showings are a repeat of the Saturday shows.

The North Carolina Letter Carrier Welcomes Its

Newest Advertiser--T-Mobile!

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Click Here to Access Our USPS Advantage Portal!

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For more information, click here

Union Made

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Wayne White

National Sales Manager


North Carolina Letter Carriers,

we appreciate your business over the years

and look forward to serving your postal needs in the future

Attention: Newly Hired, Career-track 

City Carrier Assistants (CCAs) 

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If you have questions about pay, workload, relative standing and more should download the free NALC City Carrier Assistant Rights & Benefits booklet. This 12-page PDF also discusses uniforms, annual and sick leave, rights under the NALC-USPS National Agreement, health insurance, opting and hold-downs, and the various contract memorandums of understanding (MOUs) that deal specifically with CCAs. Click here to download the booklet (PDF, 1 MB).


MOU for filling residual vacancies: The Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Re: Residual Vacancies – City Letter Carrier Craft, M-01824, puts in place a procedure for filling residual vacancies that includes assignment of unassigned regulars, conversion to regular of part-time flexibles (PTFs), transfers, and city carrier assistant (CCA) conversions to full-time regular career status. Read more about the procedure here. An updated list of vacancies available for transfer opportunities under M-01824 was posted in eReassign Feb. 1 and is available here. Transfer requests from career employees will be accepted through eReassign following the procedure in the MOU. For assistance with eReassign click here, or contact your shop steward, branch president or national business agent’s office. To find your national business agent’s office, click here.


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In this superb two-minute video, actor-activist Danny Glover champions the need for a vibrant public Postal Service and asks the public to join with him in a Grand Alliance to save it.

Legislation Status

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H. Res. 12: 6-day resolution re-introduced in the House to preserve 6-day mail delivery.  So far it has 45 co-sponsors. Check here to see if your representative has signed on.

H. Res. 28:  Door delivery resolution reintroduced in the House “expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States Postal Service should take all appropriate measures to ensure the continuation of its 6-day mail delivery service.” 

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Carrier Corps members represent the views of letter carriers in Washington and help pro-letter carrier candidates win election in Congress. Click here to join.

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Guide to Route Inspections: This guide assists shop stewards and branch officers in identifying contractual violations that take place during management's unilateral six-day route counts and inspections/adjustments, and with filing successful grievances  on those violations. Click here to download the guide

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The Central NC Chapter of the American Red Cross needs volunteer drivers in Durham, NC for their transportation program. Drivers assist the elderly, low-income people and people with disabilities in getting to their medical appointments. For more info call 919-489-6541 ext 4120 and speak with Jeffrey Isaacson.


This is The North Carolina Letter Carrier, the official website of the North Carolina State Association of Letter Carriers. If you've come here looking for information concerning active and retired letter carriers, you've come to the right place. We invite you stop in and visit with us a while. If you can't find what you're looking for or have questions, feel free to contact us via our Contact page.

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