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Winter Crisis Program Begins at HAPCAP | November 1, 2022

Winter Crisis Program Begins at HAPCAP | November 1, 2022

(GLOUSTER, OH) - The Winter Crisis Program at Hocking Athens Perry Community Action (HAPCAP) began on November 1, 2022. Residents of Hocking, Athens, and Perry Counties may schedule their appointments by calling (740) 868-1908.

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Applications Now Open for the Appalachian Community Grant Program | November 2, 2022

Applications Now Open for the Appalachian Community Grant Program | November 2, 2022

(Wednesday, November 2, 2022) - The Governor’s Office of Appalachia today launched applications for the Appalachian Community Grant Program to fund sustainable, transformative change in the 32-county Appalachian region. The application and program details can be found on the program webpage.

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Perry County Job and Family Services Hiring Event | Friday, November 4, 2022

Perry County Job and Family Services Hiring Event | Friday, November 4, 2022

Perry County Ohio Job and Family Services is holding a Hiring Event on Friday, November 4, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Perry County Job and Family Services - 5454 St Rt 37 E, New Lexington, OH 43764.

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RSVP Aqua Classes | Fall 2022

RSVP Aqua Classes | Fall 2022

Perry County Ohio Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) is resuming their Aqua Classes held at Mt. Aloysius - New Lexington, Ohio. Register by calling (740) 605-6499 and leaving a message.

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Free Community Meal | Last Saturday of the Month Breakfast

Free Community Meal | Last Saturday of the Month Breakfast

New Lexington Elks Lodge #509 provides a free community meal on the last Saturday of the month from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at New Lexington Elks Lodge #509 - 109 S Main St, New Lexington, Ohio 43764.

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Free Community Meal | Last Sunday of the Month Lunch

Free Community Meal | Last Sunday of the Month Lunch

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church provides a free carry-out community meal on the last Sunday of the month from 11:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church - 201 W Brown St, New Lexington, OH 43764.

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Free Community Meal | Weekly Tuesday Evening Supper

Free Community Meal | Weekly Tuesday Evening Supper

The Shepherd's Table provides a free community meal every Tuesday evening from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Junction City Community Center - 300 W Main St, Junction City, OH 43748.

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HUNTERS FEED HUNGRY WITH VENISON DONATIONS | October 18, 2022

HUNTERS FEED HUNGRY WITH VENISON DONATIONS | October 18, 2022

LOGAN, OH – The SE Ohio Foodbank, a program of Hocking Athens Perry Community Action, is now accepting deer donations to help feed those in need. Through this partnership with Farmers and Hunters Feeding the Hungry, hunters can donate their deer directly to the foodbank with free processing!

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Alzheimer's Alliance of Perry County Support Group

Alzheimer's Alliance of Perry County Support Group

The Alzheimer's Alliance of Perry County Support Group meets the second and fourth Tuesdays of every month starting Tuesday, September 27, 2022 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Mt. Aloysius - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Ohio DNR and Ohio EPA Restrict Open Burns in March, April, May, October, and November

Ohio DNR and Ohio EPA Restrict Open Burns in March, April, May, October, and November

Ohio Department of Natural Resources and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Restrict Open Burns in March, April, May, October, and November between 6:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.

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Shawnee's First Friday Farmers Market | October 7, 2022

Shawnee's First Friday Farmers Market | October 7, 2022

Shawnee's First Friday Farmers Market are held every first Friday May 6 through October 7, 2022 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. next to the train caboose off of 2nd Street and OH-155 - Shawnee, Ohio.

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HEART OF IT ALL: The Bravest Among Us

HEART OF IT ALL: The Bravest Among Us

Submitted by Jack Shuler, author of This is Ohio: The Overdose Crisis and the Front Lines of a New America. Jack is a Denison University Professor and is the Director of the Journalism Major. He can be reached at shulerj@denison.edu.

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16th Annual Kat Dodson Benefit | Saturday, September 24, 2022

16th Annual Kat Dodson Benefit | Saturday, September 24, 2022

The Kat Dodson 16th Annual Benefit will be held on Saturday, September 24, 2022 from Noon until Midnight at the St. Rose Parish Community Center - New Lexington, Ohio. This Annual Benefit is in memory of the late Kathy Dodson. All proceeds will be donated to the Perry County Cancer Alliance.

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Flag Lowering - September 8, 2022

Flag Lowering - September 8, 2022

In accordance with the order issued by the President of the United States of America and in remembrance of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Mike DeWine, Governor of the State of Ohio, proclaims that the flags of the United States and the State of Ohio shall be flown at half-staff upon all public buildings and grounds throughout the State of Ohio until sunset on the day of interment.

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Join Perry County RSVP to Walk with Ease! Classes Starting Tuesday, September 13, 2022

Join Perry County RSVP to Walk with Ease! Classes Starting Tuesday, September 13, 2022

Join Perry County Ohio RSVP (Retired Senior Volunteer Program) to Walk With Ease! Classes starting Tuesday, September 13, 2022 at 4:00 p.m. at the Mount Aloysius Gymnasium - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Perry County Drug Prevention Coalition Meeting | Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Perry County Drug Prevention Coalition Meeting | Tuesday, September 20, 2022

The Perry County Ohio Drug Prevention Coalition will meet Tuesday, September 20, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the New Lexington Village Hall - New Lexington, Ohio.

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SNAP-ED Free Summer Salad Nutrition Series Wednesdays | September 7, 2022

SNAP-ED Free Summer Salad Nutrition Series Wednesdays | September 7, 2022

Ohio State University Perry Extension SNAP-ED and the Perry County Ohio Health Department are hosing the Free Summer Salad Nutrition Series Wednesdays July through September, 2022 at the New Lexington Community Garden. Class is limited to 15 adults. Reservations are required.

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Perry County Ohio New Direction Drug Court | August 2022

Perry County Ohio New Direction Drug Court | August 2022

Perry County Ohio New Direction Drug Court - Setting the Example for Ohio | August 2022 Videos. Learn more about the Perry County Ohio New Direction Drug Court.

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The Perfect Pour Coffee Cart Re-Opens | Monday, August 22, 2022

The Perfect Pour Coffee Cart Re-Opens | Monday, August 22, 2022

The Perfect Pour Coffee Cart re-opens Monday, August 22, 2022. Hours are 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Monday through Friday in the Upper Level of the Perry County Administration Building - 212 S. Main St, New Lexington, Ohio.

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On the Cover of the Court Review | July 2022

On the Cover of the Court Review | July 2022

The Perry County Ohio Courthouse is featured on the cover of the Court Review: The Journal of the American Judges Association Volume 58, Issue 2.

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Perry County Ohio Second Half Real Estate Taxes Are Due July 8, 2022

Perry County Ohio Second Half Real Estate Taxes Are Due July 8, 2022

Perry County Ohio Second Half 2021 Real Estate Taxes Are Due Friday, July 8, 2022. Second Half 2022 Manufactured Home Taxes are also due Friday, July 8, 2022.

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Perry County Park District Board Meeting | Monday, July 11, 2022

Perry County Park District Board Meeting | Monday, July 11, 2022

The Perry County Ohio Park District Board of Park Commissioners announces that the July board meeting will be held on Monday, July 11, 2022 starting at 3:30 p.m. at the Arethusa Springs Park - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Perry County Job and Family Services Opportunity Center | June 2022

Perry County Job and Family Services Opportunity Center | June 2022

The Perry County Opportunity Center will be the new home to careers, jobs and workforce development opportunities provided by Perry County Job and Family Services (PCJFS).

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Upcoming Events
Coffee with some Commissioners | Tuesday, January 31, 2023 Jan 31, 2023 07:30 AM - 08:30 AM — Dodson's on Broadway - 313 W Broadway St, New Lexington, OH 43764
Are You Experiencing Unsheltered Homelessness - PiT Count | Thursday, February 2, 2023 Feb 02, 2023 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM — Holy Trinity Lutheran Church - 201 W Brown St, New Lexington, OH 43764
Perry County Free Legal Clinic | Tuesday, February 7, 2023 Feb 07, 2023 03:30 PM - 05:30 PM — Perry County Courthouse - 105 North Main Street, New Lexington, OH 43764
Blood Drive American Legion Post 58 | Thursday, February 16, 2023 Feb 16, 2023 01:00 PM - 07:00 PM — American Legion Post 58 - 107 East Gay St, Somerset, OH 43783
Blood Drive Glenford Elementary | Thursday, February 16, 2023 Feb 16, 2023 03:00 PM - 07:30 PM — Glenford Elementary School - 128 High St, Glenford, OH 43739
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