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GivingTuesday | Free Transit Rides on December 1, 2020

GivingTuesday | Free Transit Rides on December 1, 2020

Perry County Ohio Transit will be giving 50 free rides on December 1, 2020 courtesy of Interim Hospice. Certain restrictions apply.

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GivingTuesday | December 1, 2020

GivingTuesday | December 1, 2020

GivingTuesday is a global generosity movement unleashing the power of people and organizations to transform their communities and the world.

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Perry County Commissioners' Office Weekly Meetings

Perry County Commissioners' Office Weekly Meetings

The Perry County Ohio Commissioners meet weekly by telephone conference. Those who wish to participate in or listen to the commissioners' meeting will need to call the number listed below and enter the meeting ID that will be posted below by 9:00 a.m. the day of the meeting.

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Ohio Department of Health Releases Two-Day Total of COVID-19 Cases | November 27, 2020

Ohio Department of Health Releases Two-Day Total of COVID-19 Cases | November 27, 2020

COLUMBUS – The state’s two-day total of positive COVID-19 cases was 17,065, according to the Ohio Department of Health. This number captures reported positive cases from Thanksgiving Day and today. The daily average for cases reported for the past seven days is 9,197 cases.

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Mini Lessons about Recycling!  Topic: Plastic recycling in SE Ohio! | November 25, 2020

Mini Lessons about Recycling! Topic: Plastic recycling in SE Ohio! | November 25, 2020

Mini Lessons about Recycling! Brought to you by Coshocton, Fairfield, Licking, Perry (CFLP) & SE Ohio Solid Waste District Educators! (SWDED)

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Free Legal Clinic | Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Free Legal Clinic | Tuesday, December 1, 2020

The December Perry County Ohio Free Legal Clinic is on Tuesday, December 1, 2020 in the lower level of the Perry County Courthouse - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | November 24, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | November 24, 2020

Below are the updates from the November 24, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, December 1st at 2:00 PM.

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Online Holiday Shopping Scams | November 24, 2020

Online Holiday Shopping Scams | November 24, 2020

With more commerce occurring online this year, and with the holiday season upon us, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) reminds shoppers to remain vigilant. Be especially cautious of fraudulent sites spoofing reputable businesses, unsolicited emails purporting to be from charities, and unencrypted financial transactions.

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The Ohio Treasurer’s office recently launched ResultsOHIO

The Ohio Treasurer’s office recently launched ResultsOHIO

The Ohio Treasurer’s office recently launched ResultsOHIO, an infrastructure that enables policymakers and innovators to pursue pay-for-success projects aimed at tackling their most challenging issues. “Pay for Success” (PFS) is an outcomes-based financing model that shifts risk away from the public sector when working to combat certain policy issues.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | November 19, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | November 19, 2020

Below are the updates from Governor DeWine’s November 19, 2020 press conference. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, November 24th at 2:00 PM.

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Perry County Municipal Court Is Closed Effective 11/18/2020

Perry County Municipal Court Is Closed Effective 11/18/2020

** ATTENTION ** Effective Wednesday, November 18, 2020 the Perry County Ohio Municipal Court will be closed for the next 14 days. The Court should be reopened tentatively on December 1, 2020. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Join with Perry County RSVP Walk With Ease Class | Canceled

Join with Perry County RSVP Walk With Ease Class | Canceled

Join with Perry County Ohio RSVP (Retired Senior Volunteer Program) Walk With Ease Class starting Tuesday, November 10, 2020. Canceled 11/20/2020

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Inside Mount Aloysius September 2020 Newsletter

Inside Mount Aloysius September 2020 Newsletter

Mount Aloysius was proud to sponsor Hometown Heroes hosted by The Perry County Tribune this summer.

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Perry County OSU Extension Reopening | November 19, 2020

Perry County OSU Extension Reopening | November 19, 2020

While many of our staff members are still teleworking, per direction of Ohio State, some employees will start to work from this location as of AUGUST 10, 2020

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Who you gonna call????

Who you gonna call????

Here is a summary of the various 211, 311, 411, etc. assistance phone numbers. Originally published July 11, 2018.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | November 17, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | November 17, 2020

Below are the updates from the November 17, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Thursday, November 19th at 2:00 PM.

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Health Order to Limit Mass Gatherings Signed | November 16, 2020

Health Order to Limit Mass Gatherings Signed | November 16, 2020

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - November 16, 2020)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced that Ohio Department of Health Interim Director Lance Himes signed a revised health order to limit mass gatherings in Ohio.

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A Center for Opportunities

A Center for Opportunities

The Perry County Ohio Commissioners recently approved and charged the development, by Perry County Job and Family Services (PCJFS), of a new Opportunity Center Campus serving everyone living across the County. The Center will be located at the County Home Farm, west of New Lexington on State Route 37, across from the County Fairgrounds.

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Southeast Ohio Foodbank to host food distribution for Perry County residents | November 20, 2020

Southeast Ohio Foodbank to host food distribution for Perry County residents | November 20, 2020

The Southeast Ohio Foodbank, a program of Hocking Athens Perry Community Action, will be hosting a mobile food distribution on Friday, November 20th from 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at the Perry County Fairgrounds - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Red Cross and country music star Martina McBride urge Americans to give comfort through blood donation

Red Cross and country music star Martina McBride urge Americans to give comfort through blood donation

COLUMBUS, Ohio (Nov. 16, 2020) —The American Red Cross and country music star Martina McBride have joined together this holiday season to remind people to take care of one another, sharing comfort and joy with hospitals patients through the gift of blood donation. Health emergencies don’t pause for a pandemic or holiday celebrations. The Red Cross needs the help of blood donors across the country and here in Ohio now to ensure patients continue to have access to lifesaving blood.

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Health Order Enforcing Mask-Wearing in Retail Locations Signed | November 13, 2020

Health Order Enforcing Mask-Wearing in Retail Locations Signed | November 13, 2020

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - November 13, 2020)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today announced that Ohio Department of Health Interim Director Lance Himes signed a health order to enforce mask-wearing in retail locations across the state in compliance with the statewide mandatory mask order signed on July 23, 2020.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | November 12, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | November 12, 2020

Below are the updates from the November 12, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, November 17th at 2:00 PM.

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Perry County Bd. of Developmental Disabilities Board Vacancies

Perry County Bd. of Developmental Disabilities Board Vacancies

The Perry County Ohio Board of Developmental Disabilities has two Board Member Vacancies. If interested, please respond by Friday, December 18, 2020.

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Perry County Airport Engineering Consultant RFQ | Revised November 12, 2020

Perry County Airport Engineering Consultant RFQ | Revised November 12, 2020

The Perry County Ohio Board of Commissioners is requesting Statements of Qualifications to provide consulting engineering services required to complete airport projects. Submission deadline is 4:00 p.m. local time on Monday, November 30, 2020.

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Upcoming Events
Free Legal Clinic | Tuesday, December 1, 2020 Dec 01, 2020 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM — Perry County Courthouse - 105 North Main Street, New Lexington, OH 43764
Blood Drive Crooksville Recreation Center | Wednesday, December 2, 2020 Dec 02, 2020 01:00 PM - 07:00 PM — Crooksville Recreation Center - 100 N Buckeye St, Crooksville, OH 43731
Blood Drive Thornville Masonic Lodge Saturday, December 5, 2020 Dec 05, 2020 07:00 AM - 12:30 PM — Thornville Masonic Lodge #521 - 44 E Columbus St, Thornville, OH 43076
Blood Drive Perry County Senior Center | Friday, December 18, 2020 Dec 18, 2020 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM — Perry County Senior Center - 520 First St, New Lexington, OH 43764
Blood Drive American Legion Post 376 | Saturday, December 19, 2020 Dec 19, 2020 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM — American Legion Post 376 - 110 Logan St, Junction City, OH 43748
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