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Shawnee Second Saturday | June 12, 2021

Shawnee Second Saturday | June 12, 2021

Shawnee Second Saturday is on Saturday, June 12, 2021 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Historic Main Street - Shawnee, Ohio.

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SOUTHEAST OHIO FOODBANK PROVIDING FREE SUMMER MEALS IN PERRY COUNTY

SOUTHEAST OHIO FOODBANK PROVIDING FREE SUMMER MEALS IN PERRY COUNTY

LOGAN, OH - The Southeast Ohio Foodbank & Regional Kitchen is participating in the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP). Free meals are provided to all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability. Meals will be provided at the sites and times as follows:

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JUNE 2021 Eco-tip... tips to help the Earth!  Recycling still on HOLD until further notice!

JUNE 2021 Eco-tip... tips to help the Earth! Recycling still on HOLD until further notice!

All Perry County Ohio Recycling drop-off services are ON HOLD until further notice! Actual reopening date to be determined. Unfortunately, we are running into one delay problem after another. Upon completion of this MAJOR upgrade, we will be more efficient and up-to-date to better handle your recycling materials! We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your understanding.

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Blood donations needed as cancer patients resume care  after challenging year | June 1, 2021

Blood donations needed as cancer patients resume care after challenging year | June 1, 2021

COLUMBUS, Ohio (June 1, 2021) – The American Red Cross and the American Cancer Society have teamed up this June to encourage people across the country to Give Blood to Give Time and help ensure loved ones have the strength and support they need as they undergo cancer treatment.

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Ohio Department of Health Rescinds Pandemic Health Orders | June 2, 2021

Ohio Department of Health Rescinds Pandemic Health Orders | June 2, 2021

COLUMBUS – Beginning today (June 2, 2021), several pandemic health orders have been rescinded or lifted. This action removes several statewide requirements enacted to protect the health and safety of Ohioans during the COVID-19 pandemic, including the statewide mask mandate. Some orders, including those for nursing homes, assisted living facilities, and other congregate settings, remain in effect.

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Governor Announces Health Orders Rescinded, Reminds Unvaccinated Ohioans to Continue Wearing Masks | June 1, 2021

Governor Announces Health Orders Rescinded, Reminds Unvaccinated Ohioans to Continue Wearing Masks | June 1, 2021

Yesterday evening (June 1, 2021), Governor Mike DeWine announced that Ohio Department of Health Director Stephanie McCloud signed an order rescinding the following COVID-19-related health orders:

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New Lexington Fall Festival Spirit of America Color Run/Walk Fundraiser | June 26, 2021

New Lexington Fall Festival Spirit of America Color Run/Walk Fundraiser | June 26, 2021

The New Lexington Ohio Fall Festival Committee is holding the Spirit of America Color Run/Walk fundraiser on Saturday, June 26, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. starting at the Village Parking Lot - New Lexington, Ohio. MUST register by June 4, 2021 to receive a Spirit Run T-Shirt. Register online at www.newlexingtonohio.gov.

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Shawnee First Friday Farmers Market | June 4, 2021

Shawnee First Friday Farmers Market | June 4, 2021

Destination Shawnee's June First Friday Farmers Market is on Friday, June 4, 2021 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the intersection of St Rts 93 and 155 - Shawnee, Ohio.

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The 2021 MacGahan Festival | June 5, 2021

The 2021 MacGahan Festival | June 5, 2021

The 2021 MacGahan Festival will be Saturday, June 5, 2021 starting at 10:00 a.m. at the New Lexington Cemetery - New Lexington, Ohio.

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Get Ready to Work | Manufacturing

Get Ready to Work | Manufacturing

Fairfield County, in collaboration with Ohio University-Lancaster, Hocking College, and Eastland-Fairfield Career and Technical School continues its Ready-to-Work series with Ready-to-Work Manufacturing. This series is open to Perry County Ohio residents.

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Flag Lowering - Memorial Day, Monday, May 31, 2021

Flag Lowering - Memorial Day, Monday, May 31, 2021

In honor of Memorial Day, Mike DeWine, Governor of the State of Ohio, proclaims that 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 from sunrise until noon on Monday, May 31, 2021.

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Buckeye Lake Life and More | June 3, 2021

Buckeye Lake Life and More | June 3, 2021

(Buckeye Lake, Ohio) Thursday June 3 the Buckeye Lake Museum & Historical Society presents “Buckeye Lake Life and More.” This event will take place at the Buckeye Lake Museum - 4729 Walnut Rd, Buckeye Lake, Ohio from 6:00-8:00 pm for one night only.

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Flag Lowering - May 27, 2021

Flag Lowering - May 27, 2021

In remembrance of the victims of the shooting in San Jose, California, Mike DeWine, Governor of the State of Ohio, proclaims that 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 until sunset on Sunday, May 30, 2021.

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2021 Back to School Bash Applications Due June 4, 2021

2021 Back to School Bash Applications Due June 4, 2021

The Perry County Ohio Job and Family Services 12th Annual Back to School Bash Applications are due June 4, 2021.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | May 24, 2021

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | May 24, 2021

Below are the updates from Governor DeWine’s May 24, 2021 press conference. The next press conference is not currently scheduled – updates to come.

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Perry County Transit Returns to Full Operating Hours | June 1, 2021

Perry County Transit Returns to Full Operating Hours | June 1, 2021

Perry County Ohio Transit Returns to Full Operating Hours on Tuesday, June 1, 2021. Masks must still be worn by drivers and riders on Public Transportation per federal guidelines.

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Perry County Health Department Awarded National Accreditation Through the Public Health Accreditation Board | May 20, 2021

Perry County Health Department Awarded National Accreditation Through the Public Health Accreditation Board | May 20, 2021

The Perry County Ohio Health Department Awarded National Accreditation Through the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB). PHAB-Accredited Health Departments Demonstrate the Capacity to Serve their Communities Well.

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New Lex Fireworks Fundraiser | June 5, 2021

New Lex Fireworks Fundraiser | June 5, 2021

The New Lexington Ohio Fireworks Committee is holding a fundraiser on Saturday, June 5, 2021 starting at 9:00 a.m. at the intersection of East Broadway and Carroll St.

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DVO Catfish fishing day Sandusky Bay, Lake Erie | June 5, 2021

DVO Catfish fishing day Sandusky Bay, Lake Erie | June 5, 2021

Disabled Veterans Outdoors (DVO) is holding a catfish fishing day at Sandusky Bay, Lake Erie on Saturday, June 5, 2021.

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Perry County Broadband Mapping Project Live - Take the Test in 5 minutes or less

Perry County Broadband Mapping Project Live - Take the Test in 5 minutes or less

The Community Foundation for Perry County (CFPC) is focused on data collection for better broadband across Perry County. Access to broadband in Perry County was a problem before COVID-19 - the pandemic only made these gaps more acute. Inadequate broadband prevents students from accessing distance learning tools, seniors from receiving telemedicine, businesses from allowing telecommuting for employees, and families staying connected virtually. State and federal elected leaders have been directing millions of dollars to address broadband gaps around the state. The questions are: (1) what areas need the most help, and (2) what data to use to allocate the funding. The current map of Perry County denoting broadband access is misleading – just ask some of the families or businesses residing in the areas shaded in blue on the map. To help build the case for broadband funding in Perry County, the Community Foundation for Perry County is partnering with GeoPartners and Perry County organizations to map broadband access, speeds, and cost in the county to better inform future investments in this important resource.

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Need a Summer 2021 Job? Age 14 - 24? Perry County Resident?

Need a Summer 2021 Job? Age 14 - 24? Perry County Resident?

Need a Summer 2021 Job? Age 14 - 24? Perry County Ohio Resident? Combination of hands-on work and virtual training programs. Look for applications in your school or pick one up at: OhioMeansJobs – Perry County.

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Perry County Subsidized Youth Employment Program | 2021

Perry County Subsidized Youth Employment Program | 2021

Hocking Athens Perry Community Action (HAPCAP) and Perry County OhioMeansJobs are seeking Perry County Ohio employers of all kinds to take part in our summer 2021 Subsidized Youth Employment Program.

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Ohio DNR and Ohio EPA Restrict Open Burns in March, April, May, October, and November

Ohio DNR and Ohio EPA Restrict Open Burns in March, April, May, October, and November

Ohio Department of Natural Resources and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Restrict Open Burns in March, April, May, October, and November between 6:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.

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Northern Perry County Water & Wastewater Has Moved! | May 17, 2021

Northern Perry County Water & Wastewater Has Moved! | May 17, 2021

Northern Perry County Ohio Water & Wastewater has moved. The new location is in the PNC Bank Building at the corner of South Main and Januarius A. MacGahan Ave in New Lexington. The entrance is the PNC side entrance on Januarius A. MacGahan Ave.

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Perry County District Library Free Concert | June 11, 2021

Perry County District Library Free Concert | June 11, 2021

Perry County Ohio District Library is holding a free concert on Friday, June 11, 2021 starting 6:00 p.m. at the New Lexington Library front lawn. Featuring The Perry Morgan Pickers.

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Upcoming Events
New Lexington Fall Festival | September 17, 2021 Sep 17, 2021 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM — Main Street - New Lexington, OH 43764
Perry County Longbeards Jakes Day | September 18, 2021 Sep 18, 2021 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM — Perry County Gun Club - 4957 Township Rd 149, New Lexington, OH 43764
New Lexington Fall Festival | September 18, 2021 Sep 18, 2021 12:00 PM - 11:55 PM — Main Street - New Lexington, OH 43764
Take a Stand to Prevent Falls | September 23, 2021 Sep 23, 2021 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM — Holy Trinity Lutheran Church - 201 W Brown St, New Lexington, OH 43764
Kat Dodson 15th Annual Benefit | September 25, 2021 Sep 25, 2021 12:00 PM - 11:55 PM — St. Rose Parish Community Center - 120 North High St, New Lexington, OH 43764
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