Sandlin issues stimulus bonus to employees


Ross Reed thumbs through a stack of two-dollar bills

HAMILTON - Thomas Jeffersons are making the rounds in Marion County, providing a boost to the local economy and delivering a message to business owners.
Local business owners Cole and Jill Sandlin of Fred’s Pharmacy in Hamilton distributed a “local stimulus package” of $200 to each of their seven employees on Tuesday, April 28. The bonuses were paid completely in $2 bills.
The local stimulus package coincides with the arrival of federal stimulus checks for many Americans during the economic shutdown due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Cole said his team has had to step up to continue serving patients in unconventional means. He said they’ve risen to the challenge and have done so without complaining.

 


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