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Philomont Postmaster Retires After 50 Years

Celebration planned for Saturday

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    Philomont postmaster retires after 50 years. (Published Friday, Jan. 30, 2015)

    For the first time in 50 years, customers are seeing a change at the Philomont General Store post office in Loudoun County.

    Postmaster Laura Pearson has retired, Leesburg Today first reported.

    A celebration is planned for her Saturday at the firehouse next door.

    Officials from the Postal Service will present her with a certificate and her 50 year pin.

    Philomont Postmaster Retires After 50 Years

    [DC] Philomont Postmaster Retires After 50 Years
    Philomont Postmaster Laura Pearson retires after 50 years.
    (Published Friday, Jan. 30, 2015)

    Pearson plans to make some fix-ups around the house, spend time with her hobbies and do some traveling.

    She's a member of the Ladies Auxiliary and is involved with those activities, such as fundraising for the volunteer fire department.