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Recent Perry County news --


April 21, 2017

New Medical Equipment Loan Facility Opens in Perry County

A new Medical Equipment Loan Facility has opened in Perry County in Thornville, Ohio. Assorted ambulatory medical equipment is available for short-term use.



April 20, 2017

Perry County and Village of Somerset Technology Assessment

Perry County and Somerset are partnering with the State of Ohio to better understand how connected community residents are to the Internet, and what use they make of it and other communications technologies. The purpose of this study is to guide community leaders in improving economic opportunities for our residents through better connectivity and more use of technology by all.



Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine Community Health Programs has initiated a Perry County Breast Health Advisory Committee.

Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine (OU-HCOM) Community Health Programs (CHP) develops and delivers quality health care services for children and adults throughout southeastern Ohio through a stationary and mobile clinic. In an effort to work more closely and efficiently with local health care providers and community members our program has initiated a Perry County Breast Health Advisory Committee.



April 19, 2017

Perry County Joins the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission

(Columbus – April 13, 2017) The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) has approved Perry County as its newest board member.



April 13, 2017

Emergency Bids are being accepted for HVAC Repair/Replacement

at Perry Multi-County Juvenile Facility to include, but not limited to: 60 ton outdoor condensing unit, replacement of refrigerant lines from indoor air handler to outdoor condenser, replacement of indoor slab coil, and installation, startup, and integration of all components.



March 3, 2017

Perry County Health Department has moved to a new Location!!







Angela DeRolph, Health Commissioner

409 Lincoln Park Drive
New Lexington, OH  43764

(740) 342-5179 - Phone
(740) 342-5540 - Fax

Office Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday - Friday




February 13, 2017

Perry County RSVP has moved to a new location!!

Retired Senior Volunteer Program

Ruth Liff-Gray, Director

121 West Brown Street
New Lexington, OH  43764

(740) 342-7220 - Phone

Office Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Monday - Friday



February 13, 2017












January 16, 2017

Perry County Board of Elections has moved to a new location!!







Jamie L. Snider, Director

200 S Jackson St.
New Lexington, OH 43764

(740) 342-2134 - Phone
(740) 342-4787 - Fax

Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Monday - Friday



Upcoming Events
American Red Cross Blood Drive Apr 27, 2017 01:00 PM - 07:00 PM — American Legion - 107 E Gay St, Somerset, OH 43783
Calvary Arts Center Italian Festival Apr 28, 2017 - Apr 29, 2017 — Calvary Arts Center, 447 S. Main Street, New Lexington, Ohio 43764
Somerset Artists' Co-Op 2017 Youth Art Show and Exhibit Apr 29, 2017 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM — Somerset Artists' Co-Op - 206 S. Market Street, Somerset, OH  43783
Buckeye Lake Car Show Apr 29, 2017 12:00 PM - 05:30 PM — KOA Campgrounds - 4460 Walnut Road, Buckeye Lake, Ohio 43008
Free Legal Clinic May 02, 2017 03:30 PM - 05:30 PM — Perry County Ohio Courthouse Lower Level - 105 North Main St., New Lexington, Ohio 43764
Upcoming events…