Holiday Packages Hit Post Office


By: Alli Harlan

Holiday shopping has hit the Bellefontaine Post Office.

They are handling almost 3,500 shipments daily.

Are you looking to ship something this season?

The USPS offers these three different shipping services to choose from this season:

  • USPS Ground Advantage, 2-5 day shipping
  • Priority Mail, 1-3 day shipping
  • Priority Mail Express, 1-2 day shipping

Be sure to ship things sooner rather than later. Times are extended this time of year.

For expected delivery before Christmas, you must ship domestic packages by:

  • USPS Ground Advantage, December 16th
  • Priority Mail, December 18th
  • Priority Mail Express, December 20th

For international packages, ship them by:

  • Priority Mail International, December 6th
  • Priority Mail Express International, December 13th
  • Global Express Guaranteed, December 15th

Their office, located at 132 South Detroit Street, is open Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and Saturday 9:00 a.m. to noon.

Various Holiday illustrated stamps are available upon request.

You can reach the post office at (937) 592-5771.