News

  1. Rural Transportation Programs and Their Benefits Fact Sheet Now Available

    Oct. 24, 2019

    Rural Transportation Programs and Their Benefits Fact Sheet Now Available

  2. Rural Neighbors – Living and Working Together Fact Sheet Published

    Oct. 08, 2019

    As Ohio's population grows, farm and nonfarm families are increasingly living and sometimes working alongside each other. Farmers who are near the metropolitan areas have been familiar with this trend, while those in more rural areas are seeing pockets of new development around them. There are many benefits for the farmer, nonfarmer, and also the community to living and working together. These include increased awareness and appreciation of interests and increased trust and confidence of farmers and nonfarmers, and a shared sense of community.

  3. Ohio State University Extension Announces Snook Promotion

    Sep. 25, 2019

    The Ohio State University Extension recently announced the promotion of Noble County 4-H Educator Nancy Snook to Educator IV. Snook, along with 36 other Extension educators earned a promotion in rank during 2019. Each of these individuals either met or exceeded the criteria for promotion to their new rank. 

  4. 2020 Census Noble County Complete Count Committee Formed

    Sep. 25, 2019

    Did you know that Census data are used as the basis for distributing more than $675 billion in federal funds annually to states, counties, and communities to support resources such as schools, hospitals, and fire departments?

    EVERYONE in Noble County Counts!

  5. Newest scenic byway revealed in Appalachian Ohio

    Sep. 19, 2019

    COLUMBUS (September 19, 2019)Ohio’s newest Scenic Byway, The Appalachian Byway of Ohio was approved this week by The Ohio Department of Transportation’s Scenic Byways Advisory Committee.

    The Appalachian Byway’s routes are State Route 78 from Clarington (in Monroe County) through Noble, Morgan and Athens Counties ending in Nelsonville; there is also a short portion north on SR 284 to The Wilds in Muskingum County. Visit the byway online.

  6. Sept. 2019 Community Development Newsletter Now Available

    Aug. 30, 2019

    The September Ohio State University Extension - Noble County Community Development e-newsletter is available.

  7. Pasture Reseeding Charts Available

    Aug. 13, 2019

    Need help deciding on what forages you can or should reseed this fall? Consult these resources or contact Christine Gelley at 740-732-5681 or gelley.2@osu.edu

    Click Here: Forage Planting Charts

  8. National Farmers Market Week Is Aug. 4-10

    Aug. 07, 2019

    National Farmers’ Market Week is Aug. 4-10! Be sure to check out Noble County's two market options this FRIDAY on the Caldwell public square and at the Family Dollar Store lot & "Like" the markets on Facebook

  9. Noble County Planning Commission Invites Noble County Land-Owners Interested in Development Partnerships to Aug. 19 Meeting

    Aug. 05, 2019

    At the July meeting of the Noble County Planning Commission, a great deal of discussion was held on the need to identify potential economic development sites in the county. There is a need to identify other possible property opportunities to make Noble County competitive in assisting companies looking to locate or to grow here.

  10. Public Transportation Services to Continue in Noble County

    Jul. 18, 2019

    In late 2018, seeing only the limited access to transportation in Noble County through eligibility-specific programs such as Veterans Services, Senior Services or the Medicaid program, but no general public transportation available, The Ohio State University Extension- Noble County Community Development program researched and shared the need for more structured access to public transportation to the Noble County Board of Commissioners.

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