Venango County News

WEATHER ALERT: Flood Warning Extended for Northern Venango County

| May 28, 2017
WEATHER ALERT: Flood Warning Extended for Northern Venango County

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – The flood warning for Northern Venango County has been extended.

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Oil City’s Serbati Receives Comcast NBCUniversal Scholarship

| May 28, 2017
Oil City’s Serbati Receives Comcast NBCUniversal Scholarship

HARRISBURG, Pa. (EYT) – Julia Serbati, of Oil City High School, was recently selected as a recipient of a scholarship from Comcast NBCUniversal.

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Mega Rock Weekend Guide: Food Specials, Live Music, and More

| May 28, 2017
Mega Rock Weekend Guide: Food Specials, Live Music, and More

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

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Deer Creek Winery to Host Sunday Afternoon Entertainment with Nick Forsyth

| May 28, 2017
Deer Creek Winery to Host Sunday Afternoon Entertainment with Nick Forsyth

SHIPPENVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – Nick Forsyth will be entertaining at Deer Creek Winery today.

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Forest Area News: NW Savings Donates to Forest Area Athletic Dept., Mini Relay for Life Winners, Highmark Award

| May 28, 2017
Forest Area News:  NW Savings Donates to Forest Area Athletic Dept., Mini Relay for Life Winners,  Highmark Award

FOREST COUNTY, Pa. (EYT) – Forest Area School District submitted the following articles:

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The Medical Minute: Go Easy on the Salt

| May 28, 2017
The Medical Minute: Go Easy on the Salt

HERSHEY, Pa. – If you’re trying to reduce the salt in your diet, you’ll likely find you’re not alone. It’s very common advice given by doctors for those suffering from high blood pressure.

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Pennsylvania Commonwealth Flag Notifications Now Available Through AlertPA

| May 28, 2017
Pennsylvania Commonwealth Flag Notifications Now Available Through AlertPA

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania on Frida announced that the public will now be able to receive flag notifications through the AlertPA, or Code Red, system.

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Franklin Falls to Northwestern in D10 3A Softball Semifinals

| May 28, 2017
Franklin Falls to Northwestern in D10 3A Softball Semifinals

ERIE, Pa. (EYT) – Tyra Campbell tossed a five-hit shutout while also picking up two hits of her own on offense, as Northwestern blanked Franklin, 7-0, in the District 10 Class 3A softball semifinals Saturday at Penn State Behrend.

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Moniteau’s Grossman Second at PIAA Championship’s in Pole Vault

| May 28, 2017
Moniteau’s Grossman Second at PIAA Championship’s in Pole Vault

SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. (D9Sports) – Brookville’s Ryan Thrush defended his PIAA Class 2A title in the 400-meter dash winning the event for the second straight year Saturday at Shippensburg University’s Seth Grove Stadium.

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Rocky Grove to Take on Saegertown in Erie in D10 2A Title Game Monday

| May 28, 2017
Rocky Grove to Take on Saegertown in Erie in D10 2A Title Game Monday

ERIE, Pa. (EYT) – Rocky Grove’s District 10 Class 2A baseball title game against Saegertown will be at noon Monday at Ainsworth Field in Erie.

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Caramel Cheesecake

| May 28, 2017
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Caramel Cheesecake

You will receive rave reviews when you serve this flavorful cheesecake!

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Oil City Man, Woman Accused of Having Sex with Underage Girl

| May 27, 2017
Oil City Man, Woman Accused of Having Sex with Underage Girl

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) — An Oil City man and an Oil City woman are facing charges for allegedly having sex with an underage girl.

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New Community College OK’d by State

| May 27, 2017

WARREN, Pa. – The Board of Directors for the Rural Regional College of Northern Pennsylvania (RRC) announced Friday that the college has been approved by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Education in accordance with section 1906-G (b) of the Public School Code of 1949.

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Deer Creek Winery to Host Live Entertainment Today by Uncharted Course, Gary Bickerstaff

| May 27, 2017
Deer Creek Winery to Host Live Entertainment Today by Uncharted Course, Gary Bickerstaff

SHIPPENVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – Deer Creek Winery is hosting live entertainment today by Uncharted Course and Gary Bickerstaff.

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Mayfest in Full Swing with Parade, Car Cruise, Chicken BBQ, Rummage Sale, Flea Market, and More

| May 27, 2017
Mayfest in Full Swing with Parade, Car Cruise, Chicken BBQ, Rummage Sale, Flea Market, and More

FRYBURG, Pa. (EYT) – The 26th Annual Fryburg Mayfest continues today highlighting the annual parade, Chicken BBQ, rummage sale, craft show, flea market, kids’ games, and more.

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Officials Stress Grilling Safety as Summer Cookout Season Begins

| May 27, 2017
Officials Stress Grilling Safety as Summer Cookout Season Begins

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Insurance Commissioner Teresa Miller and Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency Director Richard Flinn stressed grilling safety Friday as the Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial beginning of the summer season in Pennsylvania. Of annual grill-related fires in the United States, 57 percent occur from May through August.

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Greer, Sherman Join Clarion University Foundation Development Team

| May 27, 2017
Greer, Sherman Join Clarion University Foundation Development Team

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – Clarion University Foundation, Inc., has welcomed Michael A. Greer as director of development and Colleen M. Sherman as development officer.

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Wolf Administration Thanks EMS Providers During EMS Week

| May 27, 2017
Wolf Administration Thanks EMS Providers During EMS Week

YORK, Pa. – Yesterday, Health Secretary Dr. Karen Murphy (pictured above) observed Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week by thanking the commonwealth’s EMS providers for their role in keeping Pennsylvanians healthy and safe.

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Rocky Grove Back in District 10 Baseball Title Game

| May 27, 2017
Rocky Grove Back in District 10 Baseball Title Game

ERIE, Pa. (EYT) – For the second straight year, the Rocky Grove baseball team is playing for a District 10 championship.

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Bad Inning Costs Cranberry in D9 2A Semifinals

| May 27, 2017
Bad Inning Costs Cranberry in D9 2A Semifinals

DUBOIS, Pa. (D9Sports) – Brockway sent 13 men to the plate and scored eight runs with two outs in the fifth inning to vanquish Cranberry, 10-2, in the District 9 Class 2A semifinals Friday afternoon at Showers Field in DuBois.

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