Venango County News

‘Free Pizza Friday’ a Hit in Venango County

| December 6, 2019
‘Free Pizza Friday’ a Hit in Venango County

Villa Italia Ristorante and exploreVenango.com have teamed up to offer Venango County residents a weekly giveaway – Free Pizza Friday!

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Who’s Hiring in Venango County

| December 6, 2019
Who’s Hiring in Venango County

A look at which local companies have employment opportunities in Venango County and surrounding areas.

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Could Oil City Parking Concerns Push TeleReach to Relocate to Butler Mall?

| December 6, 2019
Could Oil City Parking Concerns Push TeleReach to Relocate to Butler Mall?

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – Could one of Oil City’s bigger employers be leaving the City over parking concerns?

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Oil City Budget Could Change Because of Workmen’s Comp Insurance Increase

| December 6, 2019
Oil City Budget Could Change Because of Workmen’s Comp Insurance Increase

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – While the Oil City Council voted to pass the same version of the 2020 budget on the second reading at the Thursday, December 5, council meeting, the third reading and final vote could show a slightly different budget according to City Manager Mark Schroyer.

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District 9 Class 3A Wrestling Preview

| December 6, 2019
District 9 Class 3A Wrestling Preview

District 9 Class 3A wrestling preview:

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R Bandana Winery Franklin to Host Entertainment by Pipe Dreams Tonight

| December 6, 2019
R Bandana Winery Franklin to Host Entertainment by Pipe Dreams Tonight

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – R Bandana Winery-Franklin is hosting live music on Friday night!

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Game Commission Continuing Investigation into Deer Torture Videos

| December 6, 2019
Game Commission Continuing Investigation into Deer Torture Videos

BROOKVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – The Pennsylvania Game Commission is still investigating the alleged abuse of a deer by two Brookville teenagers.

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Super Load Makes Its Way Through Region

| December 6, 2019
Super Load Makes Its Way Through Region

ERIE CO., Pa. (EYT) – Motorists may experience delays as a large piece of equipment travels to Lock Haven from Erie. The super load began its journey on Thursday and is expected to arrive at its destination Friday, December 13.

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Oil City Man Waives Hearing on Drug Charges

| December 6, 2019
Oil City Man Waives Hearing on Drug Charges

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – An Oil City man waived his hearing on drug charges on Wednesday.

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Pleasantville Man Waives Hearing on Burglary, Criminal Trespass Charges

| December 6, 2019
Pleasantville Man Waives Hearing on Burglary, Criminal Trespass Charges

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – A Pleasantville man waived his hearing on Wednesday on charges stemming from an alleged burglary that in Oil City.

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SPONSORED: Hemporia: First Shipment of Honest Flower Has Arrived!

| December 6, 2019
SPONSORED: Hemporia: First Shipment of Honest Flower Has Arrived!

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – Great News for the Hemporia Clarion store: The first batch of honest flower has arrived with the BEST PRICES around and all new flavors that will blow your mind!

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Explore Your Town, Inc. Announces New Phone Number

| December 6, 2019
Explore Your Town, Inc. Announces New Phone Number

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – Explore Your Town, Inc. has a new phone number.

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Deer Creek Winery to Host Friday Night Music by Wheels & Heels

| December 6, 2019
Deer Creek Winery to Host Friday Night Music by Wheels & Heels

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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Oil City Woman Accused of Stealing from Secondhand Store Waives Hearing

| December 6, 2019
Oil City Woman Accused of Stealing from Secondhand Store Waives Hearing

SUGARCREEK BOROUGH, Pa. (EYT) – An Oil City woman is facing a hearing next week on charges that stem from an incident where she was allegedly caught stealing items from the donation bin of a local secondhand store.

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Humane Society Considers Video of Alleged Torture of Wounded Deer ‘Cruelty’

| December 6, 2019
Humane Society Considers Video of Alleged Torture of Wounded Deer ‘Cruelty’

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A representative of the Humane Society of the United States said the Humane Society considers the video of the alleged torture of a wounded deer in Jefferson County to be “cruelty.”

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PennDOT Announces Bridge Naming Effort to Honor Fallen Employees

| December 6, 2019
PennDOT Announces Bridge Naming Effort to Honor Fallen Employees

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced a statewide effort on Thursday to memorialize fallen employees with bridge dedications.

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State Police Investigate Allegations Of Scattered Human Ashes in Tionesta

| December 6, 2019
State Police Investigate Allegations Of Scattered Human Ashes in Tionesta

TIONESTA, Pa. (EYT) – An investigation is underway after human ashes were found scattered at a Tionesta area home.

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After Decade Long Search, All 3,150 Photos of Fallen Vietnam Heroes Have Been Located

| December 6, 2019
After Decade Long Search, All 3,150 Photos of Fallen Vietnam Heroes Have Been Located

ANNVILLE, Pa. – All 3,150 photos of Pennsylvania’s American heroes who died in the Vietnam War have been found and are now posted on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund’s (VVMF) virtual Wall of Faces for everyone to honor around the world.

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2019-20 District 9 Boys’ Basketball Preview

| December 6, 2019
2019-20 District 9 Boys’ Basketball Preview

2019-20 boys’ basketball previews:

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Marbled-Orange Fudge

| December 6, 2019
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Marbled-Orange Fudge

This “creamsicle-flavored” fudge is a pleasant addition to a dessert tray at Christmastime!

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Comically Incorrect: Cracking Up

| December 6, 2019
Comically Incorrect: Cracking Up

An editorial cartoon by A.F. Branco: Cracking Up.

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ClayToonz: Tickle Me NATO

| December 6, 2019
ClayToonz: Tickle Me NATO

An editorial cartoon by Clay Jones: Tickle Me NATO.

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Investigation Underway After Drunk Driver Crashes into Porch

| December 5, 2019
Investigation Underway After Drunk Driver Crashes into Porch

SUGARCREEK BOROUGH, Pa. (EYT) – Police say an investigation is underway following a crash in Sugarcreek Borough involving a suspected drunk driver.

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Oil City Man Who Shoved Woman, Repeatedly Punched Man, Threatened Him With Hunting Rifle Sentenced to Time Served

| December 5, 2019
Oil City Man Who Shoved Woman, Repeatedly Punched Man, Threatened Him With Hunting Rifle Sentenced to Time Served

CLARION CO., Pa. (EYT) – An Oil City man who shoved and threatened a woman and then repeatedly punched a man and threatened him with a hunting rifle was sentenced to time served on Wednesday.

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Oil City Man Held for Court on Marijuana Charges

| December 5, 2019
Oil City Man Held for Court on Marijuana Charges

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – An Oil City man was held for court Wednesday on drug charges after allegedly being caught with several baggies of marijuana packaged for sale.

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