Ruth Vincent (center), manager of customer services at the Mendenhall Valley Post Office, presents Sandi Hicks (left) and Dominck Idone with awards for their years of service to the U.S. Postal Service. Hicks began her postal career in 1975 on Annette Island. When the post office closed in 1977, she transferred to Sitka and then to Juneau in 1997. Idone began working with the U.S. Postal Service in 1984. His entire postal career has been spent in Juneau.