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AEP Ohio Monitoring Thunderstorms & Damaging Winds | February 27, 2024

AEP Ohio Monitoring Thunderstorms & Damaging Winds | February 27, 2024

(Tuesday, February 27, 2024 - 5:00 p.m.) What You Need to Know ● AEP Ohio is monitoring the potential for rain and damaging winds tonight and tomorrow. ● Tonight: Wind gusts of up to 65 mph and tornadoes are possible throughout our service territory. ● Tomorrow: Rain and strong winds of up to 60 mph will continue in Athens and surrounding areas. ● We encourage customers to prepare now for potential weather-related power outages.

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Perry County Commissioners' Office Weekly Meetings

Perry County Commissioners' Office Weekly Meetings

The Perry County Ohio Commissioners meet weekly at our location: 212 S. Main St. Lower Level - New Lexington, OH.

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Coffee with some Commissioners | Tuesday, February 27, 2024

Coffee with some Commissioners | Tuesday, February 27, 2024

Join us Tuesday, February 27, 2024 for Perry County Ohio’s "Coffee with some Commissioners" from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at Dodson's on Broadway, New Lexington, Ohio. Cheryl Boley, Director of Perry County Job and Family Services and Perry County Transit will be our featured speaker this month.

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Perry County Free Legal Clinic | Tuesday, March 5, 2024

Perry County Free Legal Clinic | Tuesday, March 5, 2024

The Perry County Ohio Legal Clinic offers FREE legal advice to income eligible individuals who cannot afford private counsel. Services will be provided on a first come-first served basis. Individuals attending should bring all documentation and paperwork that relates to the issue in question. You must bring proof of income. The clinics are held the first Tuesday of each month (none in January and July). Sign in from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. The 2024 clinics are held at the temporary Juvenile/Probate Court Location - 106 S. Main Street, New Lexington, Ohio.

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JFS Career Fair | Monday, February 26, 2024

JFS Career Fair | Monday, February 26, 2024

Perry County Ohio Job and Family Services is holding a Career Fair on Monday, February 26, 2024 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Perry County Opportunity Center (JFS) - New Lexington, Ohio.

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PCBDD is Now Recruiting for the Staff and Providers vs Cougars Basketball Game | Wednesday, March 13, 2024

PCBDD is Now Recruiting for the Staff and Providers vs Cougars Basketball Game | Wednesday, March 13, 2024

The Perry County Ohio Bd of Developmental Disabilities is now recruiting for the Staff and Providers vs Cougars Basketball Game on Wednesday, March 13, 2024. Tip off is 6:00 p.m. at Mount Aloysius - New Lexington, Ohio. Sign up by Monday, March 4, 2024.

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PCPD  2024 Regular Meeting Dates and Locations

PCPD 2024 Regular Meeting Dates and Locations

Perry County Park District Board of Park Commissioners 2024 Regular Meeting Dates and Locations. Meetings will be held on the second Monday of each month at varied locations around the county. Exception: If a regular meeting date falls on a holiday, the meeting will be held the following Monday. March - December meetings start at 2:30 p.m.

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Healthy Aging - Calling Perry County Farmers | February 22, 2024

Healthy Aging - Calling Perry County Farmers | February 22, 2024

Perry County Healthy Aging Program - Calling Perry County Farmers to provide Dairy, Meat, Poultry, and Produce. Deadline for farmer applications is Friday, March 1, 2024.

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Perry County Healthy Food Picks for Seniors | February 21, 2024

Perry County Healthy Food Picks for Seniors | February 21, 2024

New for the spring of 2024, Perry County Healthy Food Picks for Seniors will provide eligible Perry County adults age 60 and older $75 in coupons that can be redeemed for local beef, poultry, eggs, pork, dairy, and produce from March through June 15, 2024. Perry County farmers who wish to participate must complete and sign the Participating Farmer Agreement and a W-9 by Friday, March 1, 2024.

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Healthy Aging Programs | 2024

Healthy Aging Programs | 2024

Healthy Aging Programs - Sponsored by the Perry County Board of Commissioners. As a Perry County resident aged 60 or older, you can access a range of services to enhance your technology skills, secure housing, or enjoy local farmers markets. *** Updated February 22, 2024 ***

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Perry County Company Receives Grant for Energy Efficiency Retrofit | February 22, 2024

Perry County Company Receives Grant for Energy Efficiency Retrofit | February 22, 2024

Shmelzer Industries LLC (Perry County Ohio) will receive a $175,415 grant to complete resin replacement with airless sprayers, LED lighting upgrades, curing system replacement with ultraviolet processing, and solar photovoltaics upgrades. The project is expected to yield a utility savings of 37 percent.

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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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PCSO First Annual Sports and Pokemon Card Show | Saturday, March 2, 2024

PCSO First Annual Sports and Pokemon Card Show | Saturday, March 2, 2024

The Perry County Ohio Sheriff's Office is holding their First Annual Sports and Pokemon Card Show on Saturday, March 2, 2024 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Barn at the Backwoods - Thornville, Ohio. Proceeds to benefit Hooked on Fishing.

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Vital Stats for Overdose and Suicide Deaths | 2023

Vital Stats for Overdose and Suicide Deaths | 2023

Vital Stats for Perry County Ohio Overdose and Suicide Deaths in 2023. Overdose stats run about six months behind so these numbers could change. Data for both of these numbers were collected from the Ohio Department of Health Data Warehouse.

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Roseville is accepting proposals for Group Health Insurance Through March 15, 2024

Roseville is accepting proposals for Group Health Insurance Through March 15, 2024

The Village of Roseville, Ohio is accepting proposals for Group Health Insurance. All proposals may be submitted by email to fiscal-officer@rosevilleoh.com or dropped off at the municipal building located at 107 N Main St., Roseville. The deadline is Friday, March 15, 2024 at 4:00pm. If you have any questions, please contact Debbie Birkimer at 740-697-7323 x 2.

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Perry County Ohio First Half Real Estate Taxes Are Due March 8, 2024

Perry County Ohio First Half Real Estate Taxes Are Due March 8, 2024

Perry County Ohio First Half 2023 Real Estate Taxes Are Due Friday, March 8, 2024. First Half 2024 Manufactured Home Taxes are also due Friday, March 8, 2024.

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Perry County Municipal Court Community Service Program Photos | 2024

Perry County Municipal Court Community Service Program Photos | 2024

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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Perry County Prevention Coalition Meeting | Tuesday, February 20, 2024

Perry County Prevention Coalition Meeting | Tuesday, February 20, 2024

Perry County Ohio Prevention Coalition Meeting is Tuesday, February 20, 2024 starting 1:00 p.m. at the New Lexington Village Hall - New Lexington, Ohio.

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New Lex PD vs FD Basketball Game | Friday, March 15, 2024

New Lex PD vs FD Basketball Game | Friday, March 15, 2024

The first annual New Lexington, Ohio Police Department vs Fire Department Basketball Game is Friday, March 15, 2024 starting 7:00 p.m. at the New Lexington High School Gym - New Lexington, Ohio. All proceeds to benefit the Drones for Police and Fire program.

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Red Cross: Communities urged to give blood as winter threat continues | February 12, 2024

Red Cross: Communities urged to give blood as winter threat continues | February 12, 2024

Feb. 12, 2024 — The American Red Cross urges donors to give blood or platelets now to continue to strengthen the national blood supply this month. The public can book a time to give by visiting RedCrossBlood.org, downloading the Red Cross Blood Donor App, or calling 1-800-RED CROSS. People of all blood types – especially type O blood donors, the most needed blood group by hospitals – and platelet donors are needed daily to ensure blood products are available for hospitals at a moment’s notice. In thanks for helping, all who come to give in February will get a $20 Amazon.com Gift Card by email. Details are available at RedCrossBlood.org/Heart.

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Ohio Loves Transit Week | Monday, February 12 to Friday, February 16, 2024

Ohio Loves Transit Week | Monday, February 12 to Friday, February 16, 2024

Ohio Loves Transit Week | Monday, February 12 to Friday, February 16, 2024. Join Perry County Transit for a free ride. Call ahead to schedule your free ride.

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Perry Soil and Water Conservation District Maple Syrup 101 | Saturday, February 17, 2024

Perry Soil and Water Conservation District Maple Syrup 101 | Saturday, February 17, 2024

Perry County Ohio Soil and Water Conservation District is hosting Maple Syrup 101 on Saturday, February 17, 2024 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Glenford Fort Preserve - Glenford, Ohio. Class size is limited, please RSVP to Perry Soil and Water Conservation District 740-743-1325.

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Perry Soil and Water Conservation District Winter Night Hike | Friday, February 16, 2024

Perry Soil and Water Conservation District Winter Night Hike | Friday, February 16, 2024

Perry County Ohio Soil and Water Conservation District is hosting their Glenford Fort Winter Night Hike on Friday, February 16, 2024 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Glenford Fort Preserve - Glenford, Ohio.

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Perry County Waste Reduction and Recycling Eco-Tips | February 2024

Perry County Waste Reduction and Recycling Eco-Tips | February 2024

Microplastics (MP) - How are they made? MP are produced intentionally for products like body scrubs or from the breakdown of plastic. When plastic, like bottles, are exposed to sun and water they start to degrade & break into smaller pieces. 240,000 detectable plastic fragments were found in a typical liter of bottled water.

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Blood Drive New Lexington City Building | Friday, February 16, 2024

Blood Drive New Lexington City Building | Friday, February 16, 2024

New Lexington is hosting an American Red Cross Blood Drive on Friday, February 16, 2024 from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the New Lexington City Building - New Lexington, Ohio.

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RSVP Walk with Ease Classes Begin Monday, October 23, 2023

RSVP Walk with Ease Classes Begin Monday, October 23, 2023

Perry County Ohio RSVP (Retired Senior Volunteer Program) Walk with Ease Classes Begin Monday, October 23, 2023. Monday, Wednesday, Friday from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Mt. Aloysius Gym - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Upcoming Events
PCSO First Annual Sports and Pokemon Card Show | Saturday, March 2, 2024 Mar 02, 2024 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM — Barn at the Backwoods - 8572 High Point Rd, Thornville, OH 43076
Perry County Free Legal Clinic | Tuesday, March 5, 2024 Mar 05, 2024 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM — Perry County Juvenile/Probate Court - 106 S Main Street, New Lexington, OH 43764
Perry County Park District Board of Park Commissioners Meeting | Monday, March 11, 2024 Mar 11, 2024 02:30 PM - 03:30 PM — Somerset Courthouse - 100 Public Square, Somerset OH 43783
PCBDD is Now Recruiting for the Staff and Providers vs Cougars Basketball Game | Wednesday, March 13, 2024 Mar 13, 2024 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM — Mount Aloysius - 5375 Tile Plant Rd, New Lexington, OH 43764
New Lex PD vs FD Basketball Game | Friday, March 15, 2024 Mar 15, 2024 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM — New Lexington High School - 2547 Panther Dr, New Lexington, OH 43764
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