New orthopedic surgeon in Somerset. Corey A. Jackson, D.O., orthopedic surgeon with the Genesis Orthopedic Group, is now seeing patients at the Genesis Perry County Medical Center. See story, page A4.
Protecting kids in cars. The Perry County Health Department offers the Ohio Buckles Buckeyes program providing infant seats, convertible car seats and booster seats to qualifying families. See column, page A4.
Agency wants to join plaintiff in lawsuit. The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation has asked a Perry County judge to let the agency switch sides in a personal injury lawsuit, against Pike Township. See story, page A5.