Venango County News

Mega Rock Weekend Guide: Food Specials, Antler Club’s Sportsman’s Raffle, and More

| April 30, 2017
Mega Rock Weekend Guide: Food Specials, Antler Club’s Sportsman’s Raffle, and More

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

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The Day the Dragon Almost Won

| April 30, 2017
The Day the Dragon Almost Won

CLARION CO., Pa. (EYT) – It was just a misty, foggy Monday morning at the end of April. Just like most every other morning in New Bethlehem, there didn’t seem to be anything major going on as the sun struggled to break through the morning mist and fog. But, on that Monday morning, April 29, […]

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YMCA Summer Day Camp Registration Is Underway

| April 30, 2017
YMCA Summer Day Camp Registration Is Underway

CRANBERRY, Pa. – A summer of learning and fun is just around the corner for kids in the Clarion area. YMCA Summer Day Camp offers a variety of enriching experiences to help your child stay active and learning throughout the summer months.

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State Police Seeking Driver of Ford F-150 Involved in Cornplanter Hit-and-Run

| April 30, 2017
State Police Seeking Driver of Ford F-150 Involved in Cornplanter Hit-and-Run

CORNPLANTER TOWNSHIP, Pa. (EYT) – Franklin-based State Police are asking for the public’s help with a recent hit-and-run investigation in Cornplanter Township, Venango County.

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Truck Loses Brakes, Crashes into Parked Cars in Oil City

| April 30, 2017
Truck Loses Brakes, Crashes into Parked Cars in Oil City

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – Emergency crews responded to a motor vehicle accident late Friday evening in Oil City.

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Clarion University Symphonic Band Presenting Sunday ‘Heavy Metal’ Concert

| April 30, 2017
Clarion University Symphonic Band Presenting Sunday ‘Heavy Metal’ Concert

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – The Clarion University Symphonic Band will present a concert on Sunday, April 30, at 3:00 p.m. in the Marwick-Boyd Auditorium.

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Deer Creek Winery to Host Sunday Afternoon Music by Robyn Young

| April 30, 2017
Deer Creek Winery to Host Sunday Afternoon Music by Robyn Young

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

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The Medical Minute: New Prostate Cancer Screening Guidelines

| April 30, 2017
The Medical Minute: New Prostate Cancer Screening Guidelines

HERSHEY, Pa. – The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force issued recommendations earlier this month that change its stance on prostate screenings, suggesting that men have conversations about it with their doctors.

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Pitt Baseball to Host Negro League Celebration Honor Clarence Bruce and Josh Gibson May 12

| April 30, 2017
Pitt Baseball to Host Negro League Celebration Honor Clarence Bruce and Josh Gibson May 12

PITTSBURGH – The University of Pittsburgh baseball team will once again partner with the Josh Gibson Foundation to host its second Negro League Celebration event in conjunction with its Friday, May 12 game versus NC State at Charles L. Cost Field.

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Penn State Football Hosting Women’s Football Clinic May 19

| April 30, 2017
Penn State Football Hosting Women’s Football Clinic May 19

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Penn State football hosts the “We Are” Women’s Football Clinic on Friday, May 19 from 5:30 p.m. until approximately 9:15 p.m.

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Forest Area School District Announces Third Quarter Honor Students

| April 30, 2017

FOREST CO., Pa. (EYT) – Forest Area School District submitted the following results for the third quarter 2016-2017 school year.

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Yeany’s Maple Recipe of the Week: Maple-Walnut Sweet Potatoes

| April 30, 2017
Yeany’s Maple Recipe of the Week: Maple-Walnut Sweet Potatoes

Yeany’s Maple Syrup and other maple products can be found at the following locations:

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Potato Chip Chicken Strips

| April 30, 2017
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Potato Chip Chicken Strips

Serve this recipe with a glass of Pinot Noir!

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ClayToonz: Pucker Up for Free Speech

| April 30, 2017
ClayToonz: Pucker Up for Free Speech

An editorial cartoon by Clay Jones: Pucker Up for Free Speech.

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Uncomically Incorrect: Ameriphobia

| April 30, 2017
Uncomically Incorrect: Ameriphobia

An editorial cartoon by A.F. Branco: Ameriphobia.

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Featured Local Job: DEK Hockey Assistant Manager in Oil City

| April 29, 2017

The Oil City YMCA DEK Hockey facility is searching for a motivated team player with a positive attitude to fill a DEK Manager Assistant position at the Scenic Rivers Dek Hockey rink in Hasson Heights.

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State Police Apprehend Man Who Fled Drug Party Bust

| April 29, 2017
State Police Apprehend Man Who Fled Drug Party Bust

CLARION CO., Pa. (EYT) – A local man is in custody after he fled on foot during a drug party bust that occurred on Thursday in Monroe Township, Clarion County.

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Get on the Trails Contest Kicks Off May 22

| April 29, 2017
Get on the Trails Contest Kicks Off May 22

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – The Oil Region Alliance of Business, Industry, and Tourism will kick off their Fifth Annual Get on the Trail contest at 5:30 p.m., on Monday, May 22, at Karma Coffee in downtown Oil City.

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Friday’s High School Baseball Roundup: Moniteau tops North Clarion

| April 29, 2017
Friday’s High School Baseball Roundup: Moniteau tops North Clarion

BUTLER, Pa. (D9Sports) – Hunter Fitzingo went 2-for-4 with four RBIs to lead Moniteau to a 6-2 win over visiting North Clarion at Kelly Automotive Park in Butler.

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CUP Sports Roundup: Edgar Selected for NCAA Men’s Golf Atlantic/East Regional

| April 29, 2017
CUP Sports Roundup: Edgar Selected for NCAA Men’s Golf Atlantic/East Regional

INDIANAPOLIS – The NCAA announced selections for the 2017 Division II Regional Men’s Golf Championships on Friday, with Clarion’s Sean Edgar earning a spot in the field as an individual.

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