Archive for February, 2015

Venango Catholic Beats Defending Champion Clarion for First D9 Crown

Venango Catholic Beats Defending Champion Clarion for First D9 Crown

| February 28, 2015

CLARION, Pa. (D9Sports.com) – Venango Catholic held two-time defending champion Clarion scoreless in two of the four quarters of the 2015 District 9 girls’ basketball championship game and claimed its first D9 title with a 35-22 win Saturday night at Tippin Gym.

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Karns City Girls D9 Class AA Champions Again

Karns City Girls D9 Class AA Champions Again

| February 28, 2015

CLARION, Pa. (D9Sports.com) – Karns City fought off a cold-shooting third-quarter to win its second straight District 9 Class AA girls’ basketball championship with a 43-27 win over Redbank Valley Saturday afternoon at Clarion University’s Tippin Gym.

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A New Generation of Bulldogs: Redbank Boys Beat Cranberry for First Crown Since 1980

A New Generation of Bulldogs: Redbank Boys Beat Cranberry for First Crown Since 1980

| February 28, 2015

CLARION, Pa. (D9Sports.com) — For the first time in 35 years, the Redbank Valley Bulldogs can call themselves District 9 champions.

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D9Sports.com: ECC Outlasts Venango Catholic in Class A Consolation Game

| February 28, 2015

CLARION, Pa. (D9Sports.com) — Behind a season-high 20 points from Ryan Seelye, Elk Coutny Catholic beat Venango Catholic 56-48 in the Class A consolation game Saturday afternoon at Tippin Gym.

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Local High School Basketball Scoreboard

Local High School Basketball Scoreboard

| February 28, 2015

A look at Saturday’s local high school basketball scores.

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<span style='color: red'>ALERT:</span> Winter Weather Advisory Issued for Venango County; Up to 8 Inches of Snow Forecasted

ALERT: Winter Weather Advisory Issued for Venango County; Up to 8 Inches of Snow Forecasted

| February 28, 2015

VENANGO COUNTY, Pa. (EYT) – A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for Venango County and surrounding areas.

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Dorothy Irene Blauser McIlwain

Dorothy Irene Blauser McIlwain

| February 28, 2015

Dorothy Irene Blauser McIlwain, 88 years of age, formerly of Oil City, was called to paradise to be with her Savior, Lord, and friend Jesus Christ on Monday, Feb. 16, 2015, from her retirement home in North Richland Hills. She was surrounded by her immediate family. Hymns such as “Jesus is the sweetest name I […]

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Margaret Ann Amon

| February 28, 2015

Margaret Ann Amon, 82, of Stoneboro, died on February 26, 2015.

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Helen M. Best

Helen M. Best

| February 28, 2015

Helen M. Best, 94, of Highland Oaks in Shippenville, a former long- time Emlenton resident, passed away peacefully Thursday, February 26, 2015, at Sugarcreek Station in Franklin.

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<span style='color: red'>ALERT:</span> Winter Storm Watch Remains in Effect; 4 to 8 Inches of Snow Expected

ALERT: Winter Storm Watch Remains in Effect; 4 to 8 Inches of Snow Expected

| February 28, 2015

VENANGO COUNTY, Pa. – A Winter Storm Watch remains in effect for Venango County and surrounding areas.

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