Venango County News

Luck of the Draw Will Determine Republican Nominee for Sugarcreek Borough Council Spot

| May 26, 2017
Luck of the Draw Will Determine Republican Nominee for Sugarcreek Borough Council Spot

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – A spot on Sugarcreek Borough Council will come down to the luck of the draw – literally.

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Defunct Traffic Signal in Oil City to be Removed

| May 26, 2017
Defunct Traffic Signal in Oil City to be Removed

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – A traffic light that has been out of service for over six months will be removed in Oil City.

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Hunter’s Station Golf Course Open and Offering 18 Holes of Golf Despite Bridge Construction

| May 26, 2017
Hunter’s Station Golf Course Open and Offering 18 Holes of Golf Despite Bridge Construction

TIONESTA, Pa. (EYT) – Situated on the banks of the Allegheny River just outside of Tionesta on Route 62 heading towards Oil City, Hunter’s Station Golf Club offers all of the beauty one has come to expect from the region.

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Featured Local Job: Class A CDL Drivers Needed

| May 25, 2017
Featured Local Job: Class A CDL Drivers Needed

Klapec Trucking Co. of Reno, PA is looking for dependable, experienced Class A CDL drivers for local, regional, and OTR flatbed and van freight.

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Case Against Franklin Teacher Accused of Having Sex with Student Progresses

| May 25, 2017
Case Against Franklin Teacher Accused of Having Sex with Student Progresses

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – The case against a Franklin Middle School teacher who is accused of having a sexual relationship with a student will move forward.

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Cranberry, Rocky Grove Baseball; Franklin Softball all PPD Thursday

| May 25, 2017
Cranberry, Rocky Grove Baseball; Franklin Softball all PPD Thursday

BROOKVILLE, Pa. (DS9Sports)– Districts 9 and 10 has postponed all playoff baseball and softball games Thursday and moved them to Friday and Saturday.

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Oil City Couple Busted for Meth, Facing Three Child Endangerment Charges

| May 24, 2017
Oil City Couple Busted for Meth, Facing Three Child Endangerment Charges

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – The Oil City Police Department has arrested three individuals on drug charges following a search of their residence on North Street, in Oil City, Venango County.

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11th Annual Bill Beith Memorial Golf Tournament at Wanango June 12

| May 26, 2017
11th Annual Bill Beith Memorial Golf Tournament at Wanango June 12

RENO, Pa. (EYT) — The 11th Annual Bill Beith Memorial Golf Tournament will be held at Wanango Country Club in Reno Monday, June 12.

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US Death Rates from Alzheimer’s Disease Increased 55 Percent from 1999 to 2014

| May 26, 2017
US Death Rates from Alzheimer’s Disease Increased 55 Percent from 1999 to 2014

ATLANTA, Ga. – Death rates from Alzheimer’s disease (AD) increased 55 percent between 1999 and 2014, according to data released yesterday in the CDC’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report.

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Fox, Pennington, Obenrader, Campbell Named KSAC MVP’s in Girls’ Track & Field

| May 26, 2017
Fox, Pennington, Obenrader, Campbell Named KSAC MVP’s in Girls’ Track & Field

FRILLS CORNERS, Pa. (D9Sports) – The KSAC announced its All-Conference girls’ track teams this week.

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Zerfoss, Kespelher, Anderson Named KSAC Boys’ Track & Field MVPs

| May 26, 2017
Zerfoss, Kespelher, Anderson Named KSAC Boys’ Track & Field MVPs

FRILLS CORNERS, Pa. (D9Sports) – The KSAC announced its All-Conference boys’ track teams this week.

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Moniteau Grad Kimmel to Throw Discus at NCAA D-1 Women’s East Regionals Friday

| May 26, 2017
Moniteau Grad Kimmel to Throw Discus at NCAA D-1 Women’s East Regionals Friday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (D9Sports) – Moniteau graduate Maura Kimmel will throw the discus at the NCAA Division I East Regionals Friday at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Ky.

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2-minute Drill: Kunitz Knuckler in Double OT Sends Pens Back to CUP Finals

| May 26, 2017
2-minute Drill: Kunitz Knuckler in Double OT Sends Pens Back to CUP Finals

Your daily regional sports update brought to you by the RRR Roadhouse.

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Buttermilk Banana Cupcakes

| May 26, 2017
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Buttermilk Banana Cupcakes

A fantastic dessert for your Memorial Day picnic!

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ClayToonz: Muscling in Montana

| May 26, 2017
ClayToonz: Muscling in Montana

An editorial cartoon by Clay Jones: Muscling in Montana.

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Comically Incorrect: What’s The Scoop?

| May 26, 2017
Comically Incorrect: What’s The Scoop?

An editorial cartoon by A.F. Branco: What’s The Scoop?

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Oil City YMCA to Offer Free Community Swim Lessons

| May 25, 2017
Oil City YMCA to Offer Free Community Swim Lessons

OIL CITY, Pa. – The Oil City YMCA will offer free community swim lessons for youth ages 5-14 from June 12 through June 16. Splash Week swim lessons are designed to teach children how to swim and be safe around water.

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Police Seek Info on Cranberry Township Thefts

| May 25, 2017
Police Seek Info on Cranberry Township Thefts

CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa. (EYT) — Franklin-based State Police are seeking information on two thefts that occurred in Cranberry Township late Tuesday and early Wednesday.

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Rouseville Woman to be Sentenced in Drug Case, Probation Violation

| May 25, 2017
Rouseville Woman to be Sentenced in Drug Case, Probation Violation

ROUSEVILLE, Pa. (EYT) — A Rouseville woman who was on probation for shoplifting will be sentenced on June 2 in two separate cases in Venango County Court of Common Pleas.

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Jim Holden Memorial Bike/Walk To School Set for Today

| May 25, 2017
Jim Holden Memorial Bike/Walk To School Set for Today

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) — Franklin’s Spring “Walk & Bike to School” event is scheduled for Thursday.

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Meth Lab Bust Leads to Felony Charges Against Clarion County Man

| May 25, 2017
Meth Lab Bust Leads to Felony Charges Against Clarion County Man

SLIGO BOROUGH, Pa. (EYT) – A 38-year-old Sligo man already behind bars in one drug case is now facing additional charges related to a March 7 meth lab bust at his residence.

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