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Ohio Department of Health shifts to weekly COVID-19 data reporting | March 10, 2022

Ohio Department of Health shifts to weekly COVID-19 data reporting | March 10, 2022

(COLUMBUS - March 10, 2022) Ohio Department of Health (ODH) Director Bruce Vanderhoff, MD, MBA, announced today that the state of Ohio will transition from daily to weekly COVID-19 data reporting at coronavirus.ohio.gov beginning next week. Daily reporting of key indicators including case counts, hospitalizations, and vaccinations will continue through Sunday, March 13. Then, the reporting cadence will change to weekly beginning Thursday, March 17.

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Perry County Municipal Court Community Service Program | 2021 Photos

Perry County Municipal Court Community Service Program | 2021 Photos

The Perry County Municipal Court Community Service Program offers a way for people convicted of a misdemeanor to make reparations to the community. The Community Service Program works with County, Township, Village, and non-profit organizations within Perry County. People convicted of a misdemeanor may be fined, required to do Community Service, or a combination of both. Required Community Service hours typically range from 20 to 80 hours per conviction.

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Judge Luann Cooperrider Swearing-In Elected Officials | December 29, 2021

Judge Luann Cooperrider Swearing-In Elected Officials | December 29, 2021

Perry County Ohio Juvenile-Probate Court Judge Luann Cooperrider swearing-in various elected officials on December 29, 2021.

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PCPD Speaker Series  ‘The .22-Caliber Killers Case’  | March 10, 2022

PCPD Speaker Series ‘The .22-Caliber Killers Case’ | March 10, 2022

The Perry County Ohio Park District is pleased to host Judge Luann Cooperrider on Thursday, March 10th, 2022 at 6:30 p.m. She will open the files of the infamous .22-Caliber Killers case at the Hoover Theater - Glenford, OH.

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Perry County Free Legal Clinics | 2022

Perry County Free Legal Clinics | 2022

The Perry County Ohio Free Legal Clinic offers FREE legal advice to income eligible individuals who cannot afford private counsel. Attorneys can only give legal advice, they cannot represent you in court. The clinics are held the first Tuesday of each month (none in January). Sign in at 3:30 --- attorneys start at 4:00 and stay until all clients are served. The clinics are held at the Perry County Ohio Courthouse (Lower Level) - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Request for Qualifications - Construction Manager at Risk | February 17, 2022

Request for Qualifications - Construction Manager at Risk | February 17, 2022

Request for Qualifications - Construction Manager at Risk in connection with renovation of the Perry County Ohio Courthouse and the Sheriff's Residence and Jail - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Perry County Treasurer Has a New Website | February 16, 2022

Perry County Treasurer Has a New Website | February 16, 2022

The Perry County Ohio Treasurer has a new website effective Wednesday, February 16, 2022. Pay your real estate and manufactured home taxes online. Look up tax rates by taxing district. Look up property valuation.

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Defining REUSE Scholarship and Earth Day explained on WHIZ Live at Noon | February 7, 2022

Defining REUSE Scholarship and Earth Day explained on WHIZ Live at Noon | February 7, 2022

Listen to our Perry County Ohio Waste Reduction and Recycling 6 min. 45 sec. interview on WHIZ Live at Noon explanation of the Defining REUSE Scholarship (Deadline Feb 25!) and MARK your calendars for a special community partnership EARTH DAY Event to be held in Perry County April 25, 2022 at Mount Aloysius!

Defining REUSE Scholarship and Earth Day explained on WHIZ Live at Noon | February 7, 2022 - Read More…

Emergency Alert Program

Emergency Alert Program

Get alerted about emergencies and other important community news by signing up for our Perry County Ohio Emergency Alert Program.

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HAPCAP Water Bill Assistance Program to Continue in 2022 | January 13, 2022

HAPCAP Water Bill Assistance Program to Continue in 2022 | January 13, 2022

GLOUSTER –Hocking Athens Perry Community Action (HAPCAP) is excited to announce we are still able to provide low-income eligible residents of Hocking, Athens and Perry Counties with water and wastewater bill payment assistance.

HAPCAP Water Bill Assistance Program to Continue in 2022 | January 13, 2022 - Read More…

COVID-19 Testing Supplies for Ohio’s K-12 Schools, Colleges, and Universities | January 12, 2022

COVID-19 Testing Supplies for Ohio’s K-12 Schools, Colleges, and Universities | January 12, 2022

COLUMBUS – The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) is announcing plans to prioritize the state’s supply of COVID-19 tests to first support testing for K-12 schools and colleges/universities. This comes as the state is experiencing a delay in shipment of more than 800,000 testing kits amid a nationwide shortage in COVID-19 testing supplies.

COVID-19 Testing Supplies for Ohio’s K-12 Schools, Colleges, and Universities | January 12, 2022 - Read More…

Southeast Ohio Foodbank Hosting Weekly On-site Food Distributions | January 11, 2022 to May 17, 2022

Southeast Ohio Foodbank Hosting Weekly On-site Food Distributions | January 11, 2022 to May 17, 2022

LOGAN, OH –The Southeast Ohio Foodbank, a program of Hocking Athens Perry Community Action, is hosting an on-site food distribution for income-eligible residents of its 10 county service area. This program will begin on January 11th, and end May 17th, 2022. Families interested in receiving food can stop into the Southeast Ohio Foodbank (1005 CIC Drive, Logan, OH 43138) from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

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Winter Crisis Program Continues into 2022 | January 11, 2022

Winter Crisis Program Continues into 2022 | January 11, 2022

(GLOUSTER, OH) - The Winter Crisis Program at Hocking Athens Perry Community Action (HAPCAP) began on November 1, 2021. Residents of Hocking, Athens, and Perry Counties may schedule their appointments by calling (740) 868-1908.

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RSVP Aqua Classes

RSVP Aqua Classes

Perry County Ohio RSVP (Retired Senior Volunteer Program) Aqua Classes are ongoing at Mt. Aloysius - New Lexington, Ohio.

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The Perry County Treasurer's Office Has Moved | December 20, 2021

The Perry County Treasurer's Office Has Moved | December 20, 2021

Please note the Perry County Ohio Treasurer's Office has moved. The new address is 212 S. Main Street - Upper Level, New Lexington, OH 43764.

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The Perry County Auditor's Office Has Moved | December 20, 2021

The Perry County Auditor's Office Has Moved | December 20, 2021

Please note the Perry County Ohio Auditor's Office has moved. The new address is 212 S. Main Street - Upper Level, New Lexington, OH 43764.

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HAPCAP to Provide New Water Bill Assistance Program | December 13, 2021

HAPCAP to Provide New Water Bill Assistance Program | December 13, 2021

(GLOUSTER, OH) – Hocking Athens Perry Community Action (HAPCAP) is excited to announce we are now able to provide low-income eligible residents of Hocking, Athens and Perry Counties with water and wastewater bill payment assistance. The program will begin December 13, 2021 and run until September 30th, 2022.

HAPCAP to Provide New Water Bill Assistance Program | December 13, 2021 - Read More…

HAPCAP'S Winter Crisis Program Continues | December 10, 2021

HAPCAP'S Winter Crisis Program Continues | December 10, 2021

(GLOUSTER, OH) - The Winter Crisis Program at Hocking Athens Perry Community Action (HAPCAP) began on November 1, 2021. Residents of Hocking, Athens, and Perry Counties may schedule their appointments by calling (740) 868-1908.

HAPCAP'S Winter Crisis Program Continues | December 10, 2021 - Read More…

Join with Perry County RSVP Walk With Ease Class Starting December 14, 2021

Join with Perry County RSVP Walk With Ease Class Starting December 14, 2021

Join with Perry County Ohio RSVP (Retired Senior Volunteer Program) Walk With Ease Class starting Tuesday, December 14, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. at the Mount Aloysius Gymnasium - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Repurposed Christmas Crafts Workshop | December 13, 2021

Repurposed Christmas Crafts Workshop | December 13, 2021

Perry County Ohio Waste Reduction and Recycling is sponsoring a repurposed Christmas crafts adult/child workshop on Monday, December 13, 2021 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Job and Family Services building - New Lexington, Ohio. Registration deadline Friday, December 10, 2021.

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OSU Perry Extension Newsletter | Fall 2021

OSU Perry Extension Newsletter | Fall 2021

We have made it through another fair and what a fair it was. We could not have had better weather and the livestock sale was one of the best. In a big part thanks to many of you. I am amazed every year the support this community gives to the livestock sale. Crops are looking good overall and to date we have not seen much insect or disease pressure.

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Perry County OSU Extension SNAP-ED "Planned-Overs" for Thanksgiving Turkey | November 2021

Perry County OSU Extension SNAP-ED "Planned-Overs" for Thanksgiving Turkey | November 2021

Perry County OSU Extension SNAP-ED "Planned-Overs" for Thanksgiving Turkey | November 2021 - Tired of the same old Thanksgiving leftovers? Try these health recipes to turn “left-overs” into delicious “planned-overs.”

Perry County OSU Extension SNAP-ED "Planned-Overs" for Thanksgiving Turkey | November 2021 - Read More…

Upcoming Events
Ohio State University Extension Food Preservation Webinar | Tuesday, May 17, 2022 May 17, 2022 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM — Virtual Event
Central State University Extension Diabetes Empowerment Education Program | Thursday, May 19, 2022 May 19, 2022 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM — Mt. Perry Presbyterian Church - 13099 Church Street, Mt. Perry, OH 43760
Ride With Your Heroes Poker Run | Saturday, May 21, 2022 May 21, 2022 09:00 AM - 03:30 PM — Tecumseh Trails - 8621 State Route 155 SE, Hemlock, OH 43730
Central State University Extension Diabetes Empowerment Education Program | Thursday, May 26, 2022 May 26, 2022 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM — Mt. Perry Presbyterian Church - 13099 Church Street, Mt. Perry, OH 43760
The .22 Caliber Killers Case | Thursday, May 26, 2022 May 26, 2022 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM — Tecumseh Theater - 114-116 W Main St, Shawnee, OH 43782
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