Islandton native Curtis Inabinett Sr. has had a post office box at the Ravenel Post Office for 60 years. Now, his name is on the building.
In dedication ceremonies Thursday morning, the Ravenel Post Office was designated as the Representative Curtis B. Inabinett Sr. Post Office.
U.S. Rep. James Clyburn, D-Columbia, sponsored the legislation that named the Ravenel post office in Inabinett’s honor. Thursday, Clyburn was the guest speaker during the dedication ceremonies.
Harry Spratlin, communication coordinator for the Columbia District of the U.S. Postal Service, said that since legislation allowing for the naming of post offices was enacted by Congress in 2002, six post offices in the district have been named to honor an influential person in the community.Read More