Venango County News

Lane Restriction on Kennerdell Road in Clinton Township

| February 23, 2018
Lane Restriction on Kennerdell Road in Clinton Township

CLINTON TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Traffic is restricted to one lane on Kennerdell Road (Route 3008) in Clinton Township, Venango County.

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One Taken to Hospital After Crash on I-80 Involving Three Tractor-Trailers

| February 23, 2018
One Taken to Hospital After Crash on I-80 Involving Three Tractor-Trailers

EMLENTON, Pa. (EYT) – One person was taken to the hospital on Friday morning after a crash involving three tractor-trailers on Interstate-80 near Emlenton.

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Oil City Council Seeks $1,000,000 State Grant to Help With Waterline Projects

| February 23, 2018
Oil City Council Seeks $1,000,000 State Grant to Help With Waterline Projects

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) — Oil City Council moved to seek a state grant to help pay for two waterline crossing projects at Thursday afternoon’s meeting.

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Featured Local Job: Department Clerk III – Venango County Sheriff’s Office

| February 23, 2018

The County of Venango is currently accepting applications for a full-time (35 hrs. per week) Department Clerk III to work within the Venango County Sheriff’s Office.

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Bluegrass Festival Kicks Off Tonight in Oil City

| February 23, 2018
Bluegrass Festival Kicks Off Tonight in Oil City

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – The 11th annual Oil Country Bluegrass Festival kicks off tonight at the Days Inn in Oil City.

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Mega Rock Weekend Guide: Oil Country Bluegrass Festival, The Tale of Aladdin and the Magical Lamp at Barrow, and More

| February 23, 2018
Mega Rock Weekend Guide: Oil Country Bluegrass Festival, The Tale of Aladdin and the Magical Lamp at Barrow, and More

Community events continue this weekend in Venango County and surrounding areas.

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Cranberry Rallies from 11 Down in the Fourth to Stun Clarion Girls in D9 2A Quarterfinals

| February 22, 2018
Cranberry Rallies from 11 Down in the Fourth to Stun Clarion Girls in D9 2A Quarterfinals

FRILLS CORNERS, Pa. (D9Sports) – Down 11 with about four minutes to play, third-seeded Cranberry rallied past sixth-seeded Clarion for a 51-48 win in the District 9 Class 2A quarterfinals at North Clarion High School.

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WEATHER UPDATE: Flood Watch Continues for Venango County

| February 23, 2018
WEATHER UPDATE: Flood Watch Continues for Venango County

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – A Flood Watch continues for Venango County and surrounding areas.

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Franklin Woman Arrested After Biting, Assaulting Officers

| February 23, 2018
Franklin Woman Arrested After Biting, Assaulting Officers

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – A 30-year-old Franklin woman is facing felony aggravated assault charges after an incident in Franklin late last week.

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Franklin Man Accused of Choking Woman During Domestic Dispute

| February 23, 2018
Franklin Man Accused of Choking Woman During Domestic Dispute

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) — A Franklin man is behind bars after he allegedly choked a woman during a domestic incident on Wednesday morning.

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Emlenton Woman Jailed on Meth Charges Following CNET Investigation

| February 23, 2018
Emlenton Woman Jailed on Meth Charges Following CNET Investigation

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – Two area women are facing drug charges after a recent investigation by CNET.

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Tip Leads Police to Weapon Violation, Drug Paraphernalia in Oil City

| February 23, 2018
Tip Leads Police to Weapon Violation, Drug Paraphernalia in Oil City

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – A tip to the Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole led to the discovery of a weapons violation and drug paraphernalia at a residence in Oil City.

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Pleasantville VFD’s Famous Fish Dinner Set for Tonight

| February 23, 2018

Pleasantville VFD is hosting a fish fry Friday from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

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Deer Creek Winery to Host Friday Night Music with Mix It Up Band

| February 23, 2018
Deer Creek Winery to Host Friday Night Music with Mix It Up Band

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 music by local entertainers.

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Sharon Uses Strong Second Quarter to Beat Oil City

| February 23, 2018
Sharon Uses Strong Second Quarter to Beat Oil City

FARREL, Pa. (EYT) –Sharon outscored Oil City by eight in the second quarter on its way to a 51-32 win over the Oilers in the District 10 Class 4A quarterfinals at Farrell High School.

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Brockway Edges Keystone in Class 2A Quarterfinals

| February 23, 2018
Brockway Edges Keystone in Class 2A Quarterfinals

CLARION, Pa. (D9Sports)– Sometimes you just have a team’s number.

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Thursday’s District 9 and District 10 Basketball Playoff Scores

| February 23, 2018

Feb. 22 scores.

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Upside-Down Raspberry Cake

| February 23, 2018
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Upside-Down Raspberry Cake

This moist and flavorful cake is perfect for a weekend dessert! Sponsored by Franklin-Oil Region Credit Union.

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ClayToonz: Rootie Tootie For Pootie

| February 23, 2018
ClayToonz: Rootie Tootie For Pootie

An editorial cartoon by Clay Jones: Rootie Tootie For Pootie.

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Comically Incorrect: Soft Targets

| February 23, 2018
Comically Incorrect: Soft Targets

An editorial cartoon by A.F. Branco: Soft Targets.

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Driver Ejected in Richland Township Rollover Crash

| February 22, 2018
Driver Ejected in Richland Township Rollover Crash

RICHLAND TWP., Pa. (EYT) – A truck driver was rushed to Grove City Hospital after being ejected from his vehicle in a rollover crash on Wednesday evening in Richland Township, Clarion County.

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