Pickaway County was established by an Act of the General Assembly of Ohio at the (then) state capital of Chillicothe, on January 12, 1810 with the Act to become effective on March 1, 1810. The name Pickaway is derived from the words Piqua, Pickaweeke, Peckawee or some other variation of the name of a sept of Shawnee that had settled in the Pickaway Plains area of the county.
Southern Gateway Business Innovation Center Breaks Ground
August 18, 2015
It was a great day at Ohio Christian University today as we broke ground on the Southern Gateway Business Innovation Center. The commissioners are proud to be partners with the university on this important project.