Venango County News

Person Posing as IRS Agent Scams 84-Year-Old Cooperstown Woman Out of $20,000

| February 17, 2018
Person Posing as IRS Agent Scams 84-Year-Old Cooperstown Woman Out of $20,000

JACKSON TWP., Pa. (EYT) – An 84-year-old Cooperstown woman has been scammed out of $20,000.00.

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Seneca Man Charged After $17,000 Stolen from Impounded Vehicle; Second Suspect Dies

| February 17, 2018
Seneca Man Charged After $17,000 Stolen from Impounded Vehicle; Second Suspect Dies

CRANBERRY TWP., Pa. (EYT) – A 39-year-old Seneca man is facing felony theft charges after a man who is now deceased was caught on video stealing $17,000.00 from an impounded vehicle at Venango Towing in Cranberry Township, Venango County.

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Franklin Students Qualify for National Academic Games Tournament

| February 17, 2018
Franklin Students Qualify for National Academic Games Tournament

FRANKLIN, Pa. – Trevor Wood, Carlito Motter, and Kaizer Kadylak qualified for the National Academic Games Tournament with wins in World Events and Equations.

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Mega Rock Weekend Guide: Valentine’s Day Dance, Food Specials, Live Music, and More

| February 17, 2018
Mega Rock Weekend Guide: Valentine’s Day Dance, Food Specials, Live Music, and More

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

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Riley Breaks Franklin’s Heart with Late Three to Give Fort LeBoeuf Playoff Win; Oil City Knocks off Corry

| February 17, 2018
Riley Breaks Franklin’s Heart with Late Three to Give Fort LeBoeuf Playoff Win; Oil City Knocks off Corry

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – Joe Riley’s game-winning three-pointer with three seconds remaining broke shorthanded Franklin’s heart Friday night as visiting Fort Leboeuf pulled out a 32-31 victory in the opening round of the District 10 Class 4A playoffs.

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Grumley Final Clairon U. Men’s Senior Honored at Current Tippin Gym

| February 18, 2018
Grumley Final Clairon U. Men’s Senior Honored at Current Tippin Gym

CLARION, Pa. – Clarion University’s Cameron Grumley was the final men’s basketball senior to be honored in the current Tippin Gym when he received recognition on Senior Day prior to the Golden Eagles 86-78 loss to visiting Edinboro.

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Clarion Women Drop 14th Straight as Edinboro Cruises to Victory on Golden Eagle Senior Day

| February 18, 2018
Clarion Women Drop 14th Straight as Edinboro Cruises to Victory on Golden Eagle Senior Day

CLARION, Pa. – The Clarion women’s basketball team faced off with a nationally-ranked opponent for the second game in a row, falling by a score of 79-45 to No. 13/15 Edinboro at Tippin Gymnasium on Saturday afternoon.

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CUP Softball, Indoor Track & Field Compete Saturday

| February 18, 2018
CUP Softball, Indoor Track & Field Compete Saturday

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – The Clarion softball team continued action at the Snowbird Freeze Out on Saturday, falling by a score of 13-5 to Merrimack in the early game and by a 10-2 score to Southern New Hampshire in the nightcap.

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Saturday’s District 10 Playoff Basketball Scores

| February 18, 2018

Feb. 17 scores.

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Comically Incorrect: Who You Ganna Call

| February 18, 2018
Comically Incorrect: Who You Ganna Call

An editorial cartoon by A.F. Branco: Who You Ganna Call.

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Next Step Therapy Blog: ‘What You Grew Up With Is Normal for You’

| February 17, 2018
Next Step Therapy Blog: ‘What You Grew Up With Is Normal for You’

Tracy Cowles, CEO and owner of Next Step Therapy, submitted the following article:

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Emlenton Man to Appear in Plea Court on DUI-Meth Charges

| February 17, 2018
Emlenton Man to Appear in Plea Court on DUI-Meth Charges

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – An Emlenton man accused of driving under the influence of methamphetamine is scheduled to appear in plea court on Wednesday, February 21.

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Speaker Rizzo Inspires Overcoming Obstacles on February 20

| February 17, 2018
Speaker Rizzo Inspires Overcoming Obstacles on February 20

CLARION, Pa. – Author and motivational speaker Darrick Rizzo will present “Overcome and Keep it Moving” at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 20, in the multi-purpose room of Gemmell Student Complex, Clarion University.

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Deer Creek Winery to Host Live Entertainment Today by Son of Leroy, Master Blaster

| February 17, 2018
Deer Creek Winery to Host Live Entertainment Today by Son of Leroy, Master Blaster

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

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North Clarion Wins Second Straight KSAC Girls’ Title as Obenrader Scores 2,000th Career Point

| February 17, 2018
North Clarion Wins Second Straight KSAC Girls’ Title as Obenrader Scores 2,000th Career Point

CLARION, Pa. (D9Sports) – It was a night to remember for Tori Obenrader and her North Clarion teammates Friday, as the She-Wolves overcame a slow start and a back-and-forth second half to claim their second consecutive KSAC Title with a 54-49 win over A-C Valley.

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Friday’s Local Basketball Scores

| February 17, 2018

Feb. 16 scores.

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7-Day Weather Forecast for Venango County

| February 17, 2018
7-Day Weather Forecast for Venango County

A look at the 7-day weather forecast for the Venango County area brought to you by Deets Mechanical of Seneca, Pa.

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Chocolate Peanut Butter Candy

| February 17, 2018
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Chocolate Peanut Butter Candy

This candy is easy-to-make and delicious! Sponsored by Franklin-Oil Region Credit Union.

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ClayToonz: Big Box O’ Welfare

| February 17, 2018
ClayToonz: Big Box O’ Welfare

An editorial cartoon by Clay Jones: Big Box O’ Welfare.

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Comically Incorrect: Doomsday Prepper

| February 17, 2018
Comically Incorrect: Doomsday Prepper

An editorial cartoon by A.F. Branco: Doomsday Prepper.

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