Virus won’t deter Social Security payments

Andrew Saul, commissioner of Social Security, reminds the public that Social Security and Supplemental Security Income benefit payments will continue to be paid on time during the COVID-19 pandemic. The agency also reminds everyone to be aware of scammers who try to take advantage of the pandemic to trick people into providing personal information or payment via retail gift cards, wire transfers, internet currency, or by mailing cash, to maintain Social Security benefit payments or receive economic impact payments from the Department of the Treasury.

A Page Out of the Book Cliffs: April 2, 2020

I’ve most recently been relating some of my good memories of the Miller family who lived across the tracks from my family here in Thompson Springs back during the ‘50s, ‘60s, ‘70s and ‘80s. In those days, by the way, our nice little town was just called Thompson. I’m going to tell you a few more of my favorite stories about Ted, Nana and Bruce Miller in this column, then I’ll move on to something else next time.