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COVID-19 Update: Disparity, K-12 Reopening, Medical Procedures, Funding Opportunities for Businesses

COVID-19 Update: Disparity, K-12 Reopening, Medical Procedures, Funding Opportunities for Businesses

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - June 2, 2020)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided the following updates.

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PCCAC SPONSORS “FREE” SUMMER 2020 CLASSES

PCCAC SPONSORS “FREE” SUMMER 2020 CLASSES

Perry County Calvary Arts Center is sponsoring free classes beginning the week of June 15, 2020 at the Perry County Calvary Arts Center - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Red Cross: Current Need for Local Disaster Response volunteers in Perry, Guernsey, Morgan, Muskingum and Noble Counties

Red Cross: Current Need for Local Disaster Response volunteers in Perry, Guernsey, Morgan, Muskingum and Noble Counties

NEWARK, Ohio (June 1, 2020) — The American Red Cross is currently seeking volunteer candidates to assist and support future Red Cross disaster response efforts in each of the following counties: GUERNSEY, MORGAN, MUSKINGUM, NOBLE AND PERRY COUNTIES! ON-LINE RED CROSS DISASTER RESPONSE TRAINING CLASSES ARE NOW AVAILABLE!! REGISTER BY MONDAY, JUNE 15TH FOR ON LINE DISASTER RESPONSE TRAINING CLASSES!

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JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | May 29, 2020

JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | May 29, 2020

At our last board meeting in March, Governor Mike DeWine urged JobsOhio to take action to support Ohio’s businesses in the then-impending crisis, while preparing to help the state emerge stronger. JobsOhio has remained committed to supporting Ohio at its time of greatest need.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | May 28, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | May 28, 2020

Below are the updates from the May 28, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, June 2nd.

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COVID-19 Update: Testing, Assisted Living Visitation, Premium Deferrals, Fairs

COVID-19 Update: Testing, Assisted Living Visitation, Premium Deferrals, Fairs

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - May 28, 2020)— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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2019 Drinking Water Consumer Confidence Report now available for Northern Perry County Water Thornville (#1) and Burr Oak (#2)

2019 Drinking Water Consumer Confidence Report now available for Northern Perry County Water Thornville (#1) and Burr Oak (#2)

The Northern Perry County Water #1 and #2 water systems has prepared the following reports to provide information to you, the consumer on the quality of our drinking water. This report is required as part of the Safe Drinking Water Act Re-authorization of 1996 and is required to be delivered to the consumer by May 28, 2020. Included within this report are general health information, water quality test results, and water system contacts.

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FREE SUMMER MEALS FOR KIDS

FREE SUMMER MEALS FOR KIDS

The Southeast Ohio Foodbank & Regional Kitchen participates in the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP). Meals will be provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service.

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HAPCAP ANNOUNCES RENT AND MORTGAGE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

HAPCAP ANNOUNCES RENT AND MORTGAGE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

Hocking Athens Perry Community Action, on behalf of the Hocking, Athens and Perry County Commissioners will begin accepting applications for Emergency Housing Assistance (EHA) on May 20, 2020. Assistance can provide up to 3 months of emergency rent or mortgage assistance for eligible households .

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Red Cross: Urgent need for blood donations as hospital demand increases

Red Cross: Urgent need for blood donations as hospital demand increases

COLUMBUS, Ohio (May 27, 2020) — The American Red Cross has an urgent need for blood donations to prevent another blood shortage as hospitals resume surgical procedures and patient treatments that were temporarily paused earlier this spring in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | May 26, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | May 26, 2020

Below are the updates from the May 26, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Dr. Acton. There will be no press conference today. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Thursday (5/28).

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Commissioners' Meeting Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Commissioners' Meeting Wednesday, May 27, 2020

The Perry County, Ohio Commissioners will be meeting by telephone conference on Wednesday, May 27, 2020. The call-in number is 1-918-221-0224. The meeting ID is 2268728394. Those who wish to participate in or listen to the commissioners' meeting will need to call the number listed above and enter the meeting ID.

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COVID-19 Update:  Congregate Care Unified Response Teams

COVID-19 Update: Congregate Care Unified Response Teams

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - May 26, 2020)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Ohio EMA Update May 22, 2020

Ohio EMA Update May 22, 2020

After a couple of months spent at home due to COVID-19, many Ohioans will be venturing out this Memorial Day weekend, especially now that most Ohio businesses are open. Ohio Emergency Management Agency wants to remind Ohioans to stay safe this long-weekend.

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SBA Offers Disaster Assistance to Businesses and Residents of Ohio Affected by Severe Storms and Flooding

SBA Offers Disaster Assistance to Businesses and Residents of Ohio Affected by Severe Storms and Flooding

Ohio businesses and residents affected by severe storms and flooding on March 20-22, 2020 can apply for low-interest disaster loans from the SBA. The declaration covers Licking County and the adjacent counties of Coshocton, Delaware, Fairfield, Franklin, Knox, Muskingum, and Perry in Ohio. Businesses and residents in these counties are eligible to apply for both Physical Disaster Loans and Economic Injury Disaster Loans.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | May 21, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | May 21, 2020

Below are the updates from the May 21, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor Husted, and Dr. Acton. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Tuesday, May 26th.

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COVID-19 Update: Efforts to Improve Minority Health, New Sector Openings

COVID-19 Update: Efforts to Improve Minority Health, New Sector Openings

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - May 21, 2020)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Perry County Eateries, Groceries, Hardwares, and Pharmacies

Perry County Eateries, Groceries, Hardwares, and Pharmacies

This is not a complete list! Please contact the Perry County Ohio Chamber of Commerce at (740) 342-3547 with all additions and/or corrections. Updated 5/21/2020.

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JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | May 21, 2020

JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | May 21, 2020

The pandemic has presented Ohio with numerous challenges, but Ohio has also gained global attention thanks to the DeWine/Husted Administration’s response. That recognition has created a generational, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for Ohio.

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Perry County Recycling Update

Perry County Recycling Update

Recycling bin locations as of May 18, 2020: PerCo at North Entrance, Thornport by TC Market, Shawnee Main St, Crooksville behind Shrivers Pharmacy/Hardware, Junction City behind King's, Somerset by Family Dollar.

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CISA, IRS, USSS, and Treasury Release Joint Alert on Scams Related to Coronavirus Economic Impact Payments

CISA, IRS, USSS, and Treasury Release Joint Alert on Scams Related to Coronavirus Economic Impact Payments

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), U.S. Department of the Treasury, Internal Revenue Service (IRS), and United States Secret Service (USSS) have released a Joint Alert with mitigations to help Americans avoid scams related to coronavirus economic impact payments...

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COVID-19 Update: Health Orders Signed

COVID-19 Update: Health Orders Signed

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - May 20, 2020)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced that the following orders have been signed by Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton, M.D., MPH:

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Sign up for USDA-CFAP Direct  Support to Begin May 26, 2020

Sign up for USDA-CFAP Direct Support to Begin May 26, 2020

Since the enactment of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act on March 27, 2020 and the announcement of the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) on April 17, 2020, producers in Ohio and across the country have been anxiously awaiting additional details on how the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) will provide financial assistance for losses experienced as a result of lost demand, short-term oversupply and shipping pattern disruptions caused by COVID-19.

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Perry County Municipal Court Reports May 2020

Perry County Municipal Court Reports May 2020

Criminal/traffic disposition reports. Civil credit and legal news reports. Reports are in PDF format.

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Flag Lowering - Annie Glenn - May 19, 2020

Flag Lowering - Annie Glenn - May 19, 2020

In honor of the life, service, and contributions of Annie Glenn, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine proclaims 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 on Tuesday, May 19, 2020 and will remain until sunset on the day of her memorial service.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | May 19, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | May 19, 2020

Below are the updates from the May 19, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. There will be no press conference today. The next press conference is currently scheduled for Thursday (5/21).

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COVID-19 Update: Ohioans Protecting Ohioans Urgent Health Advisory

COVID-19 Update: Ohioans Protecting Ohioans Urgent Health Advisory

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - May 19, 2020)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | May 18, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | May 18, 2020

Below are the updates from the May 18, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor Husted, and Dr. Acton. Today’s press conference is scheduled for 2:00 PM. You can watch this on the Ohio Channel, Ohio Public TV (PBS stations), and other Columbus-based outlets.

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COVID-19 Update: Safety Checks, Twin Valley Update, Veterans Home Update

COVID-19 Update: Safety Checks, Twin Valley Update, Veterans Home Update

(COLUMBUS, Ohio - May 18, 2020)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | May 15, 2020

JobsOhio Update and Economic Impact Memo from JP Nauseef | May 15, 2020

This week, Ohio’s economy took another step forward with retail and services reopening on Tuesday and barbershops, hair salons and other services as well as outdoor restaurant dining reopening today. We all play a role in a responsible restart – thank you for your leadership and perseverance.

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Upcoming Events
Free Legal Clinic July 7, 2020 Jul 07, 2020 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM — Perry County Courthouse - 105 N Main St, New Lexington, OH 43764
Blood Drive Thornville Masonic Lodge Saturday, July 11, 2020 Jul 11, 2020 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM — Thornville Masonic Lodge #521 - 44 E Columbus St, Thornville, OH 43076
Rally 4 Recovery "Virtual" Recovery Jam 2020 Jul 11, 2020 06:00 PM - 10:00 PM — Facbook and First United Methodist Church - 126 S High St, New Lexington, OH 43764
July 2020 Shawnee Second Saturday Jul 11, 2020 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM — Historic Main Street - Shawnee, OH 43782
Hooked on Fishing… Not On Drugs Youth Fishing Derby July 18, 2020 Jul 18, 2020 07:30 AM - 01:00 PM — Perry County Gun Club - 4957 Township Rd 149, New Lexington, OH 43764
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