Venango County News

WEATHER ALERT: Flood Advisory Continues for Area

| November 19, 2017
WEATHER ALERT: Flood Advisory Continues for Area

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – A Flood Advisory has been issued for Venango County and surrounding areas.

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Venango County Coroner: Man Dies at Jail

| November 18, 2017
Venango County Coroner: Man Dies at Jail

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – A Venango County Jail inmate died on Friday night.

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Mega Rock Weekend Guide: Christmas Tree Extravaganza, Big Breakfast Buffet, Food Specials, and More

| November 19, 2017
Mega Rock Weekend Guide: Christmas Tree Extravaganza, Big Breakfast Buffet, Food Specials, 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 Robyn Young

| November 19, 2017
Deer Creek Winery to Host Sunday Afternoon Entertainment with Robyn Young

SHIPPENVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – Robyn Young will be entertaining at Deer Creek Winery on Sunday afternoon.

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The Medical Minute: Safety Tips for Hunters of All Ages

| November 19, 2017
The Medical Minute: Safety Tips for Hunters of All Ages

HERSHEY, Pa. – With rifle deer season around the corner in Pennsylvania, thousands of hunters of all ages are preparing to head into the woods.

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Narduzzi Shuns Responsibility Says Pitt Has to “Punch it In” from the One Late in Loss to Va. Tech

| November 19, 2017
Narduzzi Shuns Responsibility Says Pitt Has to “Punch it In” from the One Late in Loss to Va. Tech

BLACKSBURG, Va. (EYT) – Pitt head coach Pat Narduzzi didn’t want to talk about playing calling at the end of the game when his Panthers, trailing by six, failed to score on four straight plays from the 1-yard line with under a minute to play in a 20-14 loss at Virginia Tech.

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Barkley Runs Wild in What is Probably His Final Home Game as Penn State Tops Nebraska

| November 19, 2017
Barkley Runs Wild in What is Probably His Final Home Game as Penn State Tops Nebraska

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Running back Saquon Barkley and quarterback Trace McSorley scored three touchdowns each as Penn State (9-2, 6-2 Big Ten) totaled 609 yards of offense in a 56-44 victory over Nebraska (4-7, 3-5 Big Ten) in Big Ten football action Saturday afternoon in Beaver Stadium.

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CUP Men’s and Women’s Hoops Crushed by East Stroudsburg in PSAC Openers

| November 19, 2017
CUP Men’s and Women’s Hoops Crushed by East Stroudsburg in PSAC Openers

CLARION, Pa. – The Clarion men’s basketball team faced its toughest test of the young season on Saturday, falling by a score of 111-73 to East Stroudsburg at Tippin Gymnasium.

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Clarion U. Wrestling Inks Five Including Brookville’s Hetrick

| November 19, 2017
Clarion U. Wrestling Inks Five Including Brookville’s Hetrick

CLARION, Pa. – Head coach Keith Ferraro announced today that the Clarion wrestling team has signed five athletes to National Letters of Intent (NLI) for the upcoming season, with all five set to come to Clarion in the 2018-19 school year.

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Gingerbread Pudding Cake

| November 19, 2017
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Gingerbread Pudding Cake

A super-moist slow cooker dessert! Sponsored by Franklin-Oil Region Credit Union.

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Charges Dropped Against Woman Accused of Slashing Franklin Woman at Strip Club

| November 18, 2017
Charges Dropped Against Woman Accused of Slashing Franklin Woman at Strip Club

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – Charges against a 22-year-old woman accused of slashing a Franklin woman at a Clarion Township strip club were recently dismissed.

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Oil City YMCA to Host ‘Sock & Underwear’ Giveaway at Cranberry Mall Today

| November 18, 2017
Oil City YMCA to Host ‘Sock & Underwear’ Giveaway at Cranberry Mall Today

CRANBERRY, Pa. – JCPenney and the Clarion County YMCA have paired up to make sure school kids have what they need most.

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Franklin Man Jailed on Meth, Domestic Assault Charges

| November 18, 2017
Franklin Man Jailed on Meth, Domestic Assault Charges

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – A Franklin man is behind bars after he allegedly choked and punched his girlfriend while cooking methamphetamine on Thursday morning.

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Once Upon a Christmas Continues Today in Knox Area

| November 18, 2017
Once Upon a Christmas Continues Today in Knox Area

KNOX, Pa. (EYT) – Knox’s 28th Annual “Once Upon a Christmas” continues on Saturday, November 18.

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State Police Remind Area Motorists: ‘Do Not Drink and Drive’

| November 18, 2017
State Police Remind Area Motorists: ‘Do Not Drink and Drive’

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – Franklin-based State Police are reminding drivers to use good common sense and avoid drinking and driving during the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday weekend.

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Franklin Businesses, Community Kick Off Light Up Night Today

| November 18, 2017
Franklin Businesses, Community Kick Off Light Up Night Today

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) — Saturday is Light Up Night in Franklin as the holiday season kicks off in grand style.

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Deer Creek Winery to Host Saturday Music by The Electric Duo, Bryan Phillips

| November 18, 2017
Deer Creek Winery to Host Saturday Music by The Electric Duo, Bryan Phillips

SHIPPENVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – Enjoy your Saturday at Deer Creek Winery with live music throughout the day!

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Clarion Rallies from 14 Down at the Half to Stun Chestnut Ridge

| November 18, 2017
Clarion Rallies from 14 Down at the Half to Stun Chestnut Ridge

WINDBER, Pa. (D9Sports) – Special was a word being thrown around a lot following Clarion’s come-from-behind, 20-14, win over District 5-8 champion Chestnut Ridge in the opening round of the PIAA Class 2A playoffs Friday night at Windber Stadium in Windber, Pa.

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Sharon Too Much for Karns City

| November 18, 2017
Sharon Too Much for Karns City

CLARION, Pa. (D9Sports) — Dominating from start to finish, District 10 champion Sharon rolled up big numbers in a 67-17 rout of D9 champion Karns City in a PIAA Class 3A first-round matchup at Clarion University’s Memorial Stadium Friday night.

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Hinton Field Goal Helps Ridgway Repeat as D9 1A Champions

| November 18, 2017
Hinton Field Goal Helps Ridgway Repeat as D9 1A Champions

DUBOIS, Pa. –Ridgway’s Aaron Hinton kicked a 32-yard field goal in the fourth quarter and the Elkers defense made it stand up in a 9-7 win Friday night over Curwensville in the District 9 Class 1A championship game at E.J. Mansell Stadium.

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