Reminder: USPS Postage Hike

Brenau Postmaster Vern Smedley reminds everyone of the recent United States Postal Service postage rate increase. As of Jan. 26, letters up to one ounce are now $0.49, flats up to one ounce are now $0.98, and parcels up to one pound are $2.32. Presort letters are now $0.46 first ounce. The full price range may be found on the USPS website at