Our county is in the heart of Ohio’s Appalachian Country, home to historic natural and cultural sites as well as communities that are lively with arts,  entertainment, and recreation.  Included in our area are some of Ohio’s earliest settlements, ancient earthwork formations, state parks and an abundance of great food and art.  Outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy everything from swimming, boating, bicycling and golf to hunting, hiking, fishing and camping, to name just a few.