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Miller High School Counselor Addy Headlee PSA

Miller High School Counselor Addy Headlee PSA

Southern Local School District, Miller High School Counselor Addy Headlee PSA

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 17, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 17, 2020

Below are the updates from the April 17, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor Husted, and Dr. Acton. There is no press conference currently scheduled for Saturday or Sunday.

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The Perry County Health Department wants to thank you

The Perry County Health Department wants to thank you

The Perry County Ohio Health Commissioner, Angela DeRolph, wants to thank you for doing your part to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Message 18.

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COVID Stress Hotline

COVID Stress Hotline

Anxious? Isolated? Overwhelmed? Call the COVID Stress Line 24/7 at (740) 432-2377.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 16, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 16, 2020

Below are the updates from the April 16, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Dr. Acton. Friday’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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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 15, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 15, 2020

Below are the updates from the April 15, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor Husted, and Dr. Acton. Thursday’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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A COVID-19 checklist for those with Asthma

A COVID-19 checklist for those with Asthma

Perry County Ohio Health Commissioner, Angela DeRolph, discusses a COVID-19 checklist for those with Asthma. Message 17.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 14, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 14, 2020

Below are the updates from the April 14, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor Husted, and Dr. Acton. Wednesday’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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Perry County Employers: Have your staffing needs changed as a result of COVID-19

Perry County Employers: Have your staffing needs changed as a result of COVID-19

Perry County Ohio Employers: Have your staffing needs changed as a result of COVID-19? Perry County OhioMeansJobs can help.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 13, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 13, 2020

Below are the updates from the April 13, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor Husted, and Dr. Acton. Tuesday’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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Virtual Meeting Guidance for Local Governments and Political Subdivisions

Virtual Meeting Guidance for Local Governments and Political Subdivisions

To help support local governments and political subdivisions in the delivery of virtual public/open meetings, the Ohio Department of Administrative Services leveraged its’ research and security resources to provide guidance that will assist in making informed decisions. Please note that the State of Ohio does not recommend any particular product or vendor, the information contained within this document is provided only to identify the various tools and possible considerations for selection.

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HIPAA, Civil Rights, and COVID-19 in Spanish; La ley HIPAA, Derechos Civiles, y el COVID-19 en español

HIPAA, Civil Rights, and COVID-19 in Spanish; La ley HIPAA, Derechos Civiles, y el COVID-19 en español

A summary of OCR Notifications, Guidance, and Bulletins on Civil Rights, HIPAA, and COVID-19 is now available in English and Spanish. Las versiones en español de Notificaciones, Orientación, y Boletines de Derechos Civiles, la ley HIPAA, y el COVID-19 de la OCR ya están disponibles.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 10, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 10, 2020

Below are the updates from the April 10, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor Husted, and Dr. Acton. At this time there are no press conferences currently scheduled for Saturday or Sunday.

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OCR Announces Notification of Enforcement Discretion for Community-Based Testing Sites During the COVID-19 Nationwide Public Health Emergency

OCR Announces Notification of Enforcement Discretion for Community-Based Testing Sites During the COVID-19 Nationwide Public Health Emergency

Today (April 9, 2020), the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) at the U.S Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced that it will exercise its enforcement discretion and will not impose penalties for violations of the HIPAA Rules against covered entities or business associates in connection with the good faith participation in the operation of COVID-19 testing sites during the COVID-19 nationwide public health emergency. This exercise of enforcement discretion is effective immediately, but has a retroactive effect to March 13, 2020.

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CISA Interim Guidance for Implementing Safety Practices for Critical Infrastructure Workers Who May Have Had Exposure to a Person with Suspected or Confirmed COVID-19

CISA Interim Guidance for Implementing Safety Practices for Critical Infrastructure Workers Who May Have Had Exposure to a Person with Suspected or Confirmed COVID-19

Please find below an important update from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) regarding the continued health, safety, and protection of Essential Critical Infrastructure Workers who may have been exposed to COVID-19.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 9, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 9, 2020

Below are the updates from the April 9, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor Husted, and Dr. Acton. Friday’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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U.S. Chamber of Commerce COVID-19 Paid Leave Guide

U.S. Chamber of Commerce COVID-19 Paid Leave Guide

Please find below a list of all of our most recent guides to the aid and programs being made available to assist businesses during the ongoing pandemic, including our newest guide to the paid sick and FMLA programs. April 1, 2020

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April 2020 Eco-tip…Tips to help the Earth!

April 2020 Eco-tip…Tips to help the Earth!

Perry County Ohio Waste Reduction and Recycling: April Eco-tip... tips to help the Earth! April and May are always declared as Litter Clean up Months! Sharing our Educator Newsletter with everyone to serve as our April Eco-tip! Important announcements here... and a sincere shout out to all educators and first responders everywhere! Please stay safe and well everyone!

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 8, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 8, 2020

Below are the updates from the April 8, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor Husted, and Dr. Acton. Thursday’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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Ohio’s Open Meetings Act Under the COVID-19 Emergency Declaration: Frequently Asked Questions

Ohio’s Open Meetings Act Under the COVID-19 Emergency Declaration: Frequently Asked Questions

The Ohio General Assembly recently passed legislation whose wide-ranging provisions address challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic and the state’s emergency declaration related to the virus’ spread. Included in amended Substitute House Bill 197 are some temporary changes to Ohio’s Open Meetings Act, effective until the end of the declared emergency or Dec. 1, 2020. A summary of these provisions is available on the Ohio Attorney General’s website.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 7, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 7, 2020

Below are the updates from the April 7, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor Husted, and Dr. Acton. Wednesday’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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PBHC Youth and Family Services, Program Supervisor Lisa Harper PSA

PBHC Youth and Family Services, Program Supervisor Lisa Harper PSA

Perry Behavioral Health Choices, New Lexington, Ohio, Youth and Family Services, Program Supervisor Lisa Harper PSA

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 6, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 6, 2020

Below are the updates from the April 6, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor Husted, and Dr. Acton.

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Emergency and healthcare medical information form

Emergency and healthcare medical information form

Perry County Ohio Health Department emergency and healthcare medical information form. Fill out one form for each member of your household, place in envelope and tape to inside of front/main door.

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Perry County Courthouse to remain open during state of emergency

Perry County Courthouse to remain open during state of emergency

The Perry County Ohio Courthouse will remain open during the state of emergency caused by the Coronavirus outbreak with limited staff and public access.The Perry County Commissioners recently limited access to the courthouse to the handicap entrance on the West Brown Street side of the building. All other entrances, including the Main Street entrance, will remain closed.

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Upcoming Events
Shawnee Second Saturday | May 8, 2021 May 08, 2021 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM — Historic Main Street - Shawnee, OH 43782
Blood Drive New Straitsville United Methodist Church | Tuesday, May 11, 2021 May 11, 2021 02:00 PM - 07:00 PM — New Straitsville United Methodist Church - 101 Clark St, New Straitsville, OH 43766
PCBDD Invites You to a Ribbon Cutting | May 14, 2021 May 14, 2021 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM — Perry County Bd of Developmental Disabilities - 601 Senior Dr, New Lexington, OH 43764
Southeast Ohio Foodbank to host food distribution for Perry County residents | May 14, 2021 May 14, 2021 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM — Perry County Fairgrounds - 5445 St Rt 37 E, New Lexington, OH 43764
OU J & J COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic | May 15, 2021 May 15, 2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM — Southern Local Schools - 10397 St Rt 155, Corning, OH 43730
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