Venango County News

Featured Local Job: Home Setting Crew Members

| April 20, 2019
Featured Local Job: Home Setting Crew Members

Steinman Building Systems is currently looking for dedicated and responsible workers to set manufactured homes.

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Spring Heralds the Return Of Camping in Oil Creek State Park

| April 20, 2019
Spring Heralds the Return Of Camping in Oil Creek State Park

CLARION CO., Pa. (EYT) – As trees begin to bud, wildflowers emerge, and other signs of spring pop up around the state, so do the appearance of tents and RVs at campsites in the Oil Creek State Park.

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Pipe Dreams to Perform Tonight at R Bandana Winery-Franklin

| April 20, 2019
Pipe Dreams to Perform Tonight at R Bandana Winery-Franklin

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – R Bandana Winery-Franklin is hosting live music on Saturday night by Pipe Dreams.

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Venango Campus Students Travel to New Orleans on Mission Trip

| April 20, 2019
Venango Campus Students Travel to New Orleans on Mission Trip

NEW ORLEANS, La. – Clarion University – Venango’s CU Serve club traveled to New Orleans, LA, during the spring break to explore the culture and history of one of the most unique cities in America, and to complete service projects at the Los Islenos Fiesta in St. Bernard Parish and ARC of Greater New Orleans.

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Area Women Accused of Stealing Charity Raffle Item

| April 20, 2019
Area Women Accused of Stealing Charity Raffle Item

NEW BETHLEHEM BOROUGH, Pa. (EYT) – Two New Bethlehem women are facing charges after they allegedly stole a basketball from a charity raffle display.

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Deer Creek Winery to Host Live Music Today by Bryan Phillips, 732 The Electric Duo

| April 20, 2019
Deer Creek Winery to Host Live Music Today by Bryan Phillips, 732 The Electric Duo

SHIPPENVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – Enjoy live entertainment on Saturday at Deer Creek Winery!

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Argument Over Baby Leads to Assault Charges Against Teen

| April 20, 2019
Argument Over Baby Leads to Assault Charges Against Teen

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – A 19-year-old man is facing assault charges after allegedly punching an Oil City man multiple times and pushing a woman during a domestic altercation earlier this month.

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Cook Forest Easter Sunrise Service Begins Sunday at 7:00 a.m.

| April 20, 2019
Cook Forest Easter Sunrise Service Begins Sunday at 7:00 a.m.

COOKSBURG, Pa. – The annual Cook Forest Easter Sunrise Service will celebrate its 69th anniversary on Sunday, April 21.

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Clarion U.’s Sather, Slippery Rock’s Ollio Earn PSAC Top 10 Honor

| April 20, 2019
Clarion U.’s Sather, Slippery Rock’s Ollio Earn PSAC Top 10 Honor

LOCK HAVEN, Pa. – Clarion women’s diving student-athlete Christina Sather and Slippery Rock men’s indoor track & field student-athlete JJ Ollio have been named to the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference’s (PSAC) Winter Top 10 team.

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Penn State Football Announces Game Themes for 2019 Season

| April 20, 2019
Penn State Football Announces Game Themes for 2019 Season

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Penn State Athletics announced gameday themes for the 2019 football season presented by PSECU.

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Clarion U. Women’s Golf In Seventh After One Day at Gannon

| April 20, 2019
Clarion U. Women’s Golf In Seventh After One Day at Gannon

ERIE, Pa. – The Clarion women’s golf team completed its first day at the Gannon Invitational on Friday afternoon, with the Golden Eagles placing seventh after one round of competition at Lake Shore Country Club.

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District 9 Baseball and Softball Standings Available

| April 20, 2019
District 9 Baseball and Softball Standings Available

District 9 baseball and softball standings are available on D9Sports.com.

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Peeps Sunflower Cake

| April 20, 2019
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Peeps Sunflower Cake

Here’s an easy, yet impressive Easter dessert to put on your list! Sponsored by Franklin-Oil Region Credit Union.

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ClayToonz: Fudged

| April 20, 2019
ClayToonz: Fudged

An editorial cartoon by Clay Jones: Fudged.

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Comically Incorrect: Falling In Line

| April 20, 2019
Comically Incorrect: Falling In Line

An editorial cartoon by A.F. Branco: Falling In Line.

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Featured Local Job: Warehouse Worker/Backup Delivery Driver

| April 19, 2019
Featured Local Job: Warehouse Worker/Backup Delivery Driver

Kerle Tire is seeking hard working, motivated individuals to serve as a Warehouse Worker/Backup Delivery Driver at their facility in Clarion, PA.

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Rocky Grove Students Collecting Items to Help Midwest Flood Victims

| April 19, 2019
Rocky Grove Students Collecting Items to Help Midwest Flood Victims

SUGARCREEK BOROUGH, Pa. (EYT) – Rocky Grove Junior/Senior High School students are gathering items for hygiene kits and cleaning supplies to help the victims of the flooding in Nebraska and Iowa.

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Fetterman Listens to Pros and Cons on Legalizing Marijuana During Stop in Clarion

| April 19, 2019
Fetterman Listens to Pros and Cons on Legalizing Marijuana During Stop in Clarion

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – Residents on both sides of the spectrum attended Lieutenant Governor John Fetterman’s statewide marijuana legalization listening tour in Clarion on Thursday night.

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YMCA to Host Aquatic Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday

| April 19, 2019
YMCA to Host Aquatic Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday

OIL CITY, Pa. – The Oil City YMCA will host an Aquatic Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 20, 2019.  It is open to the public.

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Inmate Who Escaped from Hospital, Led Police on Manhunt Waives Hearing

| April 19, 2019
Inmate Who Escaped from Hospital, Led Police on Manhunt Waives Hearing

CRANBERRY TWP., Pa. (EYT) – A Venango County Jail inmate who escaped custody while at UPMC Northwest and led police on a three-hour manhunt waived his preliminary hearing in court this week.

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R Bandana Winery-Franklin to Host Live Entertainment Tonight by Tunes in a Bucket

| April 19, 2019
R Bandana Winery-Franklin to Host Live Entertainment Tonight by Tunes in a Bucket

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – R Bandana Winery-Franklin is hosting live music on Friday night by Tunes in a Bucket.

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Oil City Woman Accused of Gift Card Fraud

| April 19, 2019
Oil City Woman Accused of Gift Card Fraud

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – An Oil City woman is facing a theft charge stemming from a gift card fraud involving a local bank.

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Deer Creek Winery to Host Friday Night Music by Carey On

| April 19, 2019
Deer Creek Winery to Host Friday Night Music by Carey On

SHIPPENVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – Stop at Deer Creek Winery after work to relax, sip a glass of wine, and enjoy the start of the weekend with live entertainment.

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Rabies Clinic to be Held Tomorrow at Clintonville Volunteer Fire Department

| April 19, 2019
Rabies Clinic to be Held Tomorrow at Clintonville Volunteer Fire Department

CLINTONVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – New Wilmington Veterinary Service will be holding a Rabies Clinic at the Clintonville Volunteer Fire Department on Saturday, April 20.

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$1.3 Million Project to Preserve Seven Bridges in Venango County to Start Soon

| April 19, 2019
$1.3 Million Project to Preserve Seven Bridges in Venango County to Start Soon

VENANGO COUNTY, Pa. – A project to preserve seven bridges located throughout Venango County will start later this month.

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