If you plan on sending any gifts via the mail, you should be aware of shipping deadlines.  Monday, December 17th is the last day to ship via Fed Ex ground and Fed ex home delivery.

December 18th is the last day to ship UPS 3-day select for delivery by December 24th.  December 20th is the last day to send packages Priority Mail and for First Class Mail.

And December 21st is the deadline for sending something using Fed Ex's standard overnight, priority overnight and first overnight services.  WILX-News 10, Your Breaking News and Weather authority has more.