Venango County News

Somers Dentistry Acquires Refresh Dental in Oil City

| June 30, 2016
Somers Dentistry Acquires Refresh Dental in Oil City

SENECA, Pa. – Somers Dentistry, LLC in Seneca has acquired the practice of Refresh Dental in Oil City beginning July 5, 2016.

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Oil Valley Film Festival to Launch in September

| June 30, 2016
Oil Valley Film Festival to Launch in September

OIL CITY, Pa. – The first Oil Valley Film Festival will take place September 1-3, 2016. Based in Oil City, the festival is designed to bring the voices and films of new and established filmmakers to the heart of Venango County, an area underrepresented in the world of film.

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Featured Local Job: Multiple Openings for Registered Nurses

| June 30, 2016

Clarion-Forest VNA, Inc. is hiring full-time, part-time, and PRN Registered Nurses.

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UPDATE: Man Charged in Connection with Assault of Construction Co. Flagger in Pleasantville

| June 30, 2016
UPDATE: Man Charged in Connection with Assault of Construction Co. Flagger in Pleasantville

PLEASANTVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – Franklin-based State Police have filed charges in connection with an incident of harassment that occurred around 3:51 p.m. on June 24, on Enterprise Road, at the intersection with Merrick Street, in Pleasantville Borough, Venango County.

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SPONSORED CONTENT: 4 Your Car Connection to Hold 14th Anniversary Free BBQ on Friday

| June 30, 2016
SPONSORED CONTENT: 4 Your Car Connection to Hold 14th Anniversary Free BBQ on Friday

CRANBERRY, Pa. (EYT) – 4 Your Car Connection will be holding their 14th Anniversary FREE BBQ Event on Friday, July 1.

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120 Pairs of Sunglasses Stolen from Cranberry Sears Optical

| June 30, 2016
120 Pairs of Sunglasses Stolen from Cranberry Sears Optical

CRANBERRY TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Franklin-based State Police responded to a retail theft incident that occurred on June 28, in Sears Optical located in the Cranberry Mall in Cranberry Township, Venango County.

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UPDATE: Three Face Felony Charges After Shots Fired at Oil City House

| June 30, 2016
UPDATE: Three Face Felony Charges After Shots Fired at Oil City House

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – The Oil City Police Department have arrested two men and a woman in connection with the alleged shooting of a residence that occurred around 1:36 a.m. on June 24 in the 300 block of East Third Street.

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Oil City YMCA News: July Programs Announced

| June 30, 2016
Oil City YMCA News:  July Programs Announced

OIL CITY, Pa. – What makes the YMCA so much more than a gym? In YMCA programs, children not only learn about sportsmanship, they learn to become more self-confident in their ability.

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Franklin Man Arrested for Theft of Guide Rails from Construction Site in Sugarcreek

| June 30, 2016
Franklin Man Arrested for Theft of Guide Rails from Construction Site in Sugarcreek

SUGARCREEK, Pa. (EYT) –Sugarcreek Borough Police Department say a Franklin man has been arrested in connection to a theft that occurred at Twin Bridge on Sugarcreek Drive, in Sugarcreek Borough, Venango County.

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Pennsylvania Launches New Zika Virus Prevention and Awareness Campaign

| June 30, 2016

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Department of Health has announced the launch of the commonwealth’s new Zika Virus Prevention and Awareness Campaign.

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Attorneys Continue Plea Negotiations in Curry Child Sex Case

| June 30, 2016
Attorneys Continue Plea Negotiations in Curry Child Sex Case

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) — Plea negotiations in the child sex case against Thomas Eugene Curry, 65, of Rimersburg continue in Clarion County.

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Two Escape from Franklin Youth Facility

| June 30, 2016
Two Escape from Franklin Youth Facility

SANDYCREEK TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Franklin-based State Police say two individuals have been charged with escape from Vision Quest located at 290 Hudmont Lane, in Sandycreek Township, Franklin, Venango County.

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Police: Franklin Man Falls Asleep at Wheel, Slams into Tree in Suspected DUI Crash

| June 30, 2016
Police: Franklin Man Falls Asleep at Wheel, Slams into Tree in Suspected DUI Crash

OAKLAND TWP., Pa. (EYT) – According to Franklin-based State Police, a one-vehicle accident occurred on State Route 417, at its intersection with Sunville Road, in Oakland Township, Venango County.

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Oil City Man Accused of Hit and Run in Cornplanter Township

| June 30, 2016
Oil City Man Accused of Hit and Run in Cornplanter Township

CORNPLANTER TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Franklin-based State Police say a one-vehicle accident occurred around 8:44 p.m. on June 26, on Oak Road, at its intersection with Park Avenue, in Cornplanter Township, Venango County.

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77th Annual 4th of July Event to be Held in Lucinda

| June 30, 2016
77th Annual 4th of July Event to be Held in Lucinda

LUCINDA, Pa. (EYT) – St. Joseph’s 77th Annual 4th of July Celebration will be held from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. July 4 on the parish grounds in Lucinda.

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Franklin, Cochranton Women Charged with Insurance Fraud Following Office of Attorney General Investigation

| June 30, 2016
Franklin, Cochranton Women Charged with Insurance Fraud Following Office of Attorney General Investigation

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Two area women were charged with insurance fraud yesterday, following investigations by the Office of Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane’s Insurance Fraud Section.

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Oil City 11-and-12-Year Old All-Stars Stay Alive by Eliminating Cranberry

| June 30, 2016

OIL CITY, Pa. – Dakota Cole had four hits and two RBIs, and Devyn Goff added a pair of hits and three RBIs to lead Oil City to a 15-0, four-inning win over Cranberry in District 25 11-and-12-Year Olds All-Star action at Oil City Wednesday.

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Butler Township Downs Franklin will Face Clarion in 11-and-12-Year Olds D25 All-Stars

| June 30, 2016

BUTLER, Pa. – Tyler Rekich threw a no-hitter to lead the Butler Township 11-and-12-year olds All-Star Team to a 3-0 win over Franklin in Butler Wednesday.

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PA District 25 Little League All-Star Scores/Upcoming Schedule

| June 30, 2016

Little League All-Star scores from Pennsylvania’s District 25 from June 29 plus the upcoming schedule.

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D9Sports.com Counts Down Top 20 Stories from 2015-16 in District 9: No. 18 ECC Boys’ Basketball Back on Top

| June 30, 2016
D9Sports.com Counts Down Top 20 Stories from 2015-16 in District 9: No. 18 ECC Boys’ Basketball Back on Top

CLARION, Pa. – D9Sports.com is counting down the Top 20 stories from the 2015-16 District 9 sports season between June 27 and July 22.

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