Venango County News

Big Ten Champions! Penn State Rallies from 21 Down to Win First Outright Conference Title Since 1994

| December 4, 2016
Big Ten Champions! Penn State Rallies from 21 Down to Win First Outright Conference Title Since 1994

INDIANAPOLIS (EYT) – Penn State has been a second-half team all season.

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Twelve Wanted in Venango County for Past Due Child Support

| December 4, 2016
Twelve Wanted in Venango County for Past Due Child Support

The following individuals are wanted by the Venango County Sherrif’s Office Domestic Relations Section.

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Pet Photos with Santa Begin Monday Night at the Cranberry Mall

| December 4, 2016
Pet Photos with Santa Begin Monday Night at the Cranberry Mall

CRANBERRY, Pa. (EYT) – The public will have the opportunity to have Christmas photos of their pets taken with Santa at the Cranberry Mall beginning Monday, December 5.

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State Police Calls: Disorderly Conduct, Public Drunkenness, PFA Violation

| December 4, 2016
State Police Calls: Disorderly Conduct, Public Drunkenness, PFA Violation

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – Franklin-based State Police responded to the following calls:

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Yeany’s Maple Recipe of the Week: Maple Dumplings

| December 4, 2016
Yeany’s Maple Recipe of the Week: Maple Dumplings

Yeany’s Maple Syrup and other maple products can be found at the following locations:

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The Medical Minute: Toy Safety Tips for the Holidays

| December 4, 2016

HERSHEY, Pa. – Pretty much all toys can look inviting to children. But it’s important for adults who are buying toys this holiday season to look beyond the flashing lights and cool noises and make sure they are safe.

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Saturday was a Family Affair for Whitlings at Clarion University’s Tippin Gym

| December 4, 2016
Saturday was a Family Affair for Whitlings at Clarion University’s Tippin Gym

CLARION, Pa. (D9Sports) – Family is very important to the Whitling clan of Knox, so it was no surprise that a group of them showed up to Clarion University’s Tippin Gym to root on the Mansfield women’s basketball team coached by 1999 Keystone graduate Mike Whitling Saturday.

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Fast Start Propels Clarion Women’s Hoops Over Mansfield

| December 4, 2016
Fast Start Propels Clarion Women’s Hoops Over Mansfield

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – A fast start helped the Clarion University women’s basketball team to its second straight win with a 73-47 PSAC Crossover victory over visiting Mansfield Saturday afternoon at Tippin Gym.

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Grants Leads Clarion Men’s Hoops Past Mansfield

| December 4, 2016
Grants Leads Clarion Men’s Hoops Past Mansfield

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – Justin Grant had 15 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Clarion University men’s basketball team to a 71-63 win over visiting Mansfield Saturday afternoon at Tippin Gym.

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Clarion U. Sports Roundup: Spender Sets Three Records for Men’s Swimming

| December 4, 2016
Clarion U. Sports Roundup: Spender Sets Three Records for Men’s Swimming

AKRON, Ohio – Clarion junior Ben Spencer picked up right where he left off Friday evening, helping to break a trio of school records for the Clarion Golden Eagles men’s swimming team on day two of the Zippy Invitational.

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Banana Cheesecake Dessert

| December 4, 2016

A crowd-pleasing recipe!

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ClayToonz: Motley Mittens

| December 4, 2016
ClayToonz: Motley Mittens

An editorial cartoon by Clay Jones: Motley Mittens.

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State Police Seeking Information on Burglaries in Forest County

| December 3, 2016
State Police Seeking Information on Burglaries in Forest County

HICKORY TOWNSHIP, Pa. (EYT) – State Police are seeking information on burglaries at two seasonal camps located in Hickory Township, Forest County.

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Right-to-Know Requests Provide Background on Vacation Pay; Hall Cites Long-Term Illness To Pennsylvania Police Chief Association

| December 3, 2016
Right-to-Know Requests Provide Background on Vacation Pay; Hall Cites Long-Term Illness To Pennsylvania Police Chief Association

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – First, Mark Hall was relieved of his duties as secretary-treasurer of Clarion Borough. Next, he was relieved from his position as police chief and was terminated from his position as a police officer.  Borough officials gave no reason for the actions.

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UPDATE: Venango County Jail Escapee Turns Himself In

| December 3, 2016
UPDATE: Venango County Jail Escapee Turns Himself In

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – Franklin Police say a prisoner of the Venango County Jail who failed to return on Monday following a temporary leave has been captured.

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Penn State Meets Wisconsin for Big Ten Title Saturday Night in Indy

| December 3, 2016
Penn State Meets Wisconsin for Big Ten Title Saturday Night in Indy

UNIVERSITY PARK, PA. – Big Ten East Division Champion Penn State will meet the champions of the West Division, Wisconsin, in the Big Ten Championship Game Saturday night in Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis. The telecast will begin at 8 p.m. on FOX.

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Duquesne Stuns Pitt in The City Game with First Win Over Panthers since 2000

| December 3, 2016
Duquesne Stuns Pitt in The City Game with First Win Over Panthers since 2000

PITTSBURGH (EYT) – Behind 21 points from Emile Blackman, heavy underdog Duquesne stunned Pitt, 64-55, in The City Game at PPG Paints Arena beating the Panthers for the first time since 2000 and for the third time in 19 years.

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2-minute Drill: Steelers Haley Believes O-Line Best in NFL

| December 3, 2016
2-minute Drill: Steelers Haley Believes O-Line Best in NFL

Your daily regional sports update brought to you by the RRR Roadhouse.

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Chocolate Pudding Cake

| December 3, 2016

A rich, great-tasting crock pot dessert!

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Comically Incorrect: Money for Nothin’

| December 3, 2016
Comically Incorrect: Money for Nothin’

An editorial cartoon by A.F. Branco: Money for Nothin’.

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