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Red Cross issues emergency call for blood donors

Red Cross issues emergency call for blood donors

A donation shortfall over the winter holidays is prompting the American Red Cross to issue an emergency call for blood and platelet donors to give now to prevent a blood shortage from continuing throughout winter and affecting patient care.

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2019 PIT Count

2019 PIT Count

Perry County Ohio will be conducting the 2019 Point in Time Count from Tuesday, January 22 at 8:00 p.m. to Wednesday, January 23 at 6:00 a.m. to help determine the number of homeless in Perry County.

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Women's Cancer Screening Clinic in Shawnee

Women's Cancer Screening Clinic in Shawnee

The Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine Community Health Programs in collaboration with OhioHealth Mobile Mammography will be holding a Women's Cancer Screening Clinic on Thursday, February 7, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Tecumseh Theater - Shawnee, Ohio.

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Perry County Waste Reduction and Recycling January 2019 Eco-Tip

Perry County Waste Reduction and Recycling January 2019 Eco-Tip

As we clean up from the Christmas Season: PerCo does NOT accept: gift wrap paper, tissue, Styrofoam packing material, or other plastic materials besides #1 & #2. New Lexington, Ohio residents can drop off Christmas trees FREE Of DECORATION DEBRIS to the Artheusa Springs Park Street Garage. Follow the signs. Trees will be chipped and reused for different purposes around New Lexington. (Contact New Lex Village office for details). Old cut Christmas trees also make great fish and wildlife habitat!

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Resolve to give blood with the Red Cross

Resolve to give blood with the Red Cross

The American Red Cross encourages people to help meet the urgent need for blood and platelets by resolving to give blood this January – National Blood Donor Month.

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Perry County Calvary Arts Center Presents Retired-Rehired

Perry County Calvary Arts Center Presents Retired-Rehired, a mystery-dinner production on Friday, January 25, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. at the Perry County Calvary Arts Center - New Lexington, Ohio, Saturday, January 26, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. at the Tecumseh Theater - Shawnee, Ohio, and Sunday, January 27, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. at the McConnelsville Eagles - McConnelsville, Ohio.

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Who you gonna call????

Here is a summary of the various 211, 311, 411, etc. assistance phone numbers.

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RSVP Aqua Classes

RSVP Aqua Classes

The Perry County Ohio RSVP (Retired Senior Volunteer Program) is holding a series of 8 weekly Aqua Classes beginning Monday, December 17, 2018 at Mt. Aloysius - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Perry County Ohio Waste Reduction and Recycling Fall/Winter 2018 Newsletter

Perry County Ohio Waste Reduction and Recycling Fall/Winter 2018 Newsletter

Waste Less - Recycle More BUSINESS KUDOS! by the Perry County Ohio Waste Reduction and Recycling - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Save the date!! Fundraiser Banquet for Disabled Veterans

Disabled Veterans Outdoors in partnership with Whitetails Unlimited is hosting a fundraiser banquet on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. at the Perry County Ohio Fairgrounds - New Lexington, Ohio

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Give thanks for good health by giving blood

Give thanks for good health by giving blood

The American Red Cross urges people to share their good health this holiday season by donating blood or platelets for patients in need.

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Perry County Ohio Bicentennial Keepsakes are still available for a limited time

A limited quantity of the Perry County Ohio Bicentennial Keepsakes produced and donated by Ludowici Roof Tile are still available.

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Perry County Transit is Moving

Perry County Ohio Transit is Moving to 499 North State Street - New Lexington, Ohio 43764 effective Friday, November 2, 2018.

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Red Cross calls for winter heroes to host blood drives and save lives

Every two seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood. To help meet the constant demand for lifesaving blood donations and prevent blood shortages this winter, the American Red Cross is urging individuals and organizations to be winter heroes by hosting a blood drive.

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Community Shoe and Coat Drive

Community Shoe and Coat Drive

Ludowici Roof Tile is hosting a shoe and coat drive to provide all elementary school students in Perry County Ohio with a pair of new tennis shoes for the summer and a new coat for the winter.

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Falls Prevention Education

Perry County Ohio RSVP and the Ohio State University Extension are holding a series of 8 two-hour classes on Falls Prevention Education on Tuesdays from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. beginning on October 23, 2018 at the Perry County Library - New Lexington, OH.

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The Perry County Board of Developmental Administration Office is on the move…back to our roots

Effective October 9, 2018 the PCBDD Administration Office will be moving back to the Community School located at 5720 State Route 345 NE, New Lexington, OH 43764. This location will house the following departments: Superintendent, Human Resources, Business and IT Department, Academy for Leadership Abilities®, Behavior Supports, Medicaid and Waiver Billing Services, MUI, Maintenance department, and Community Outreach.

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What do I do with my caps in Perry County?

Bottle caps are not accepted for recycling by PerCo, Inc. - New Lexington, OH. Please remove, and discard in your regular trash, all bottle caps before dropping off your recyclables.

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Perry County Children Services is Back Home!

Perry County Ohio Children Services is back on Mill St. - New Lexington, OH. PCCS will be hosting an open house on Friday, November 2, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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Red Cross: Donors urged to give blood, help blood supply match patient diversity

The American Red Cross urges people of all races and ethnicities to give blood to help ensure a diverse blood supply for patients in need.

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Upcoming Events
Perry Family and Children First Council First Quarter 2019 Meeting Jan 22, 2019 08:30 AM - 10:30 AM — MVESC - 1605 Airport Rd, New Lexington, OH 43764
Women's Cancer Screening Clinic in Shawnee Feb 07, 2019 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM — Tecumseh Theater - 116 W Main St, Shawnee, OH 43782
Schedule Your Mammogram Today! Apr 12, 2019 09:30 AM - 03:30 PM — Perry County Health Department - 409 Lincoln Park Dr., New Lexington, OH 43764
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