U.S. Postal Service http://wkms.org en Tennessee Post Offices Shredding Children's Books http://wkms.org/post/tennessee-post-offices-shredding-childrens-books <p></p><p>Tennessee Post Offices are shredding thousands of children’s books each month after USPS officials changed their policy enforcement procedures. The shredded books are part of the Governor’s Books from Birth Foundation program, which ships one free book a month to about 213,000 children in the state. Thu, 28 Feb 2013 22:06:01 +0000 Shelly Baskin 28710 at http://wkms.org Tennessee Post Offices Shredding Children's Books Postmark Commemorating Kentucky Battle http://wkms.org/post/postmark-commemorating-kentucky-battle <p>A special postmark is being issued as part of the re-enactment of the Civil War Battle of Sacramento in western Kentucky. The U.S. Postal Service will offer the postmark starting Tuesday as part of a series of commemorations marking the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, which took place from 1861 to 1865. The postmark will be available at a log cabin near the battlegrounds in Sacramento. The Battle of Sacramento took place on December 28, 1861 between Union Major Eli H. Murray and Confederate Col. Nathan Bedford Forrest.</p> Fri, 20 Apr 2012 13:39:07 +0000 Drew Adams & The Associated Press 17707 at http://wkms.org Postmark Commemorating Kentucky Battle