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2021 Drinking Water Consumer Confidence Report now available for Northern Perry County Water Thornville (#1) and Burr Oak (#2)

2021 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. Included within this report are general health information, water quality test results, and water system contacts.

2021 Drinking Water Consumer Confidence Report now available for Northern Perry County Water Thornville (#1) and Burr Oak (#2) - Read More…

Perry County Ohio First Half Real Estate Taxes Are Due March 11, 2022 *** 2/8 UPDATE - Now due March 18, 2022 ***

Perry County Ohio First Half Real Estate Taxes Are Due March 11, 2022 *** 2/8 UPDATE - Now due March 18, 2022 ***

Perry County Ohio First Half 2021 Real Estate Taxes Are Due Friday, March 11, 2022. First Half 2022 Manufactured Home Taxes are also due Friday, March 11, 2022. *** February 8, 2022 UPDATE - DUE DATE IS NOW FRIDAY, MARCH 18, 2022 ***

Perry County Ohio First Half Real Estate Taxes Are Due March 11, 2022 *** 2/8 UPDATE - Now due March 18, 2022 *** - Read More…

Red Cross testing blood donations for COVID-19 antibodies | March 10, 2022

Red Cross testing blood donations for COVID-19 antibodies | March 10, 2022

Central & Southern Ohio Region (March 10, 2022) — For a limited time, the American Red Cross has resumed testing all blood, platelet and plasma donations for COVID-19 antibodies. Plasma from routine donations that have high levels of COVID-19 antibodies may be used as convalescent plasma to help meet the needs of COVID-19 patients with weakened immune systems.

Red Cross testing blood donations for COVID-19 antibodies | March 10, 2022 - Read More…

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.

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

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.

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

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.

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

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.

Perry County Treasurer Has a New Website | February 16, 2022 - Read More…

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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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.

The Perry County Treasurer's Office Has Moved | December 20, 2021 - Read More…

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.

The Perry County Auditor's Office Has Moved | December 20, 2021 - Read More…

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…

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…

Patients counting on blood donors as shortage continues | October 26, 2021

Patients counting on blood donors as shortage continues | October 26, 2021

(Oct. 26, 2021) – With Thanksgiving and the holidays approaching, the American Red Cross urges donors to continue to make and keep appointments now and in the weeks ahead to help overcome the ongoing emergency blood shortage that has significantly impacted the nation’s blood supply. In fact, the current blood supply is the lowest the Red Cross has seen this time of year in more than a decade.

Patients counting on blood donors as shortage continues | October 26, 2021 - Read More…

HAPCAP'S Winter Crisis Program Begins November 1, 2021

HAPCAP'S Winter Crisis Program Begins November 1, 2021

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

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Perry County Treasurer's Office New Hours | November 1, 2021

Perry County Treasurer's Office New Hours | November 1, 2021

Effective Monday, November 1, 2021 the Perry County Treasurer's Office hours are Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Perry County Treasurer's Office New Hours | November 1, 2021 - Read More…

Upcoming Events
Blood Drive Thornville Masonic Lodge | Saturday, December 3, 2022 Dec 03, 2022 07:00 AM - 12:30 PM — Thornville Masonic Lodge #521 - 44 E Columbus St, Thornville, OH 43076
It's a Wonderful Life in Thornville - Breakfast with Santa | December 3, 2022 Dec 03, 2022 08:00 AM - 11:00 AM — Thornville United Methodist Church - 30 E Columbus St, Thornville, OH 43076
It's a Wonderful Life in Thornville - Secret Santa, Parade, Tree Lighting, Live Nativity | December 4, 2022 Dec 04, 2022 02:00 PM - 07:30 PM — Various Locations - Thornville, OH 43076
Perry County Free Legal Clinic | December 6, 2022 Dec 06, 2022 03:30 PM - 05:30 PM — Perry County Courthouse - 105 N Main St, New Lexington, OH 43764
The .22-Caliber Killers Case | Thursday, December 8, 2022 Dec 08, 2022 06:30 PM - 08:00 PM — Hoover Theater - 125 E High St, Glenford, OH 43739
Upcoming events…