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Help prepare the blood supply this National Preparedness Month

(Aug. 21, 2017) — The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give blood during National Preparedness Month to help ensure a readily available supply for emergencies. Blood and platelet donors of all blood types, especially type O, are urgently needed to replenish the blood supply following a critical summer blood shortage.

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Perry County Waste Reduction and Recycling August/September 2017 Eco Tip

The Perry County Waste Reduction and Recycling August/September 2017 Eco Tip - Don't throw batteries away! Current battery recycling drop-off sites: Perry County Recycling Office, Perry County Health Department, Perry County Tribune, Somerset Pharmacy.

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Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Workshop

The OhioMeansJobs Center at Perry County JFS is holding monthly Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Workshops at the Perry County JFS office in New Lexington, OH

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The Perry County Ohio Board of Elections is in a new location

Late 2016 the Perry County Board of Elections moved to their new location at 200 South Jackson St, New Lexington, OH 43764

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Shawnee Second Saturday

The Shawnee Second Saturday will be held each month through December starting on August 12, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. on historic Main Street, Shawnee, OH

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Perry County Waste Reduction & Recycling July Eco Tip

As you celebrate the 4th of July and the summer season be sure to recycle your aluminum cans, glass and plastic bottles!

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52nd Annual Crooksville-Roseville Pottery Festival Registration Packet

Pottery Festival Queen & Court, Baby Beautiful Contest, and 5K Run registration forms for the 52nd Annual Crooksville-Roseville Pottery Festival.

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200 Years of Perry County, Ohio

Ryan Dunwoody of Crooksville just completed his Bicentennial project - an aerial montage of beautiful scenes from around Perry County, Ohio

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Broadband access in Perry County Ohio: Last chance to Complain or Compliment

It’s Your Last Chance to Complain or Compliment - Share how well or how poorly your broadband access is working so we can come up with a Technology Access Plan to improve it.

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New Medical Equipment Loan Facility Opens in Perry County

A new Medical Equipment Loan Facility has opened in Perry County in Thornville, Ohio. Assorted ambulatory medical equipment is available for short-term use.

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Perry County and Village of Somerset Technology Assessment

Perry County and Somerset are partnering with the State of Ohio to better understand how connected community residents are to the Internet, and what use they make of it and other communications technologies. The purpose of this study is to guide community leaders in improving economic opportunities for our residents through better connectivity and more use of technology by all.

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Perry Neighborhood Connection

The Perry Neighborhood Connection is working to connect our residents to resources and organizations that may have similar interests. Are you interested in the local food movement or do you have a passion for healthy living?

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Perry County RSVP and Military Care Packages

Perry County Ohio Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) sends care packages four times a year to active military overseas. We send them for Easter, 4th of July, Thanksgiving and Christmas.

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1937 Aerial Photo of New Lexington, Ohio now on display in the Perry County Courthouse

Kenn McCord has placed his 1937 Aerial Photo of New Lexington, Ohio on display in the Perry County Courthouse next to the Recorder's Office on the first floor.

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2017 County Holiday Schedule

Perry County Offices will be closed on the following dates.

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Upcoming Events
Start Talking! Building a Drug-Free Future Nov 21, 2017 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM — New Lexington High School - 2547 Panther Dr, New Lexington, OH 43764
American Red Cross Blood Drive Nov 21, 2017 02:00 PM - 07:00 PM — New Straitsville United Methodist Church - 101 Clark St., New Straitsville, OH 43766
Become a Leader in Your Community Today Nov 29, 2017 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM — PBHC Activity Center - 112 S. Main Street, New Lexington , OH 43764
Grand Finale of the Perry County 2017 Bicentennial Celebration Dec 01, 2017 03:00 PM - 07:00 PM — Perry County Courthouse - 105 North Main Street New Lexington, OH 43764
Free Legal Clinic Dec 05, 2017 03:30 PM - 05:30 PM — Perry County Ohio Courthouse Lower Level - 105 North Main St., New Lexington, Ohio 43764
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