Venango County News

Venango County Recipe of the Day: Classic German Hamburgers

| June 19, 2019
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Classic German Hamburgers

The onion rings in this recipe make all the difference! Sponsored by Franklin-Oil Region Credit Union.

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ClayToonz: Fat Head Rolls With The Polls

| June 19, 2019
ClayToonz: Fat Head Rolls With The Polls

An editorial cartoon by Clay Jones: Fat Head Rolls With The Polls.

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Comically Incorrect: In The Bag

| June 19, 2019
Comically Incorrect: In The Bag

An editorial cartoon by A.F. Branco: In The Bag.

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Flooded Roadways Remain Closed in Area

| June 18, 2019
Flooded Roadways Remain Closed in Area

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – Three flooded roadways in the Venango County area remain closed due to flooding.

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Featured Local Job: Bank Teller- Franklin Office

| June 18, 2019
Featured Local Job: Bank Teller- Franklin Office

Clarion County Community Bank is currently searching for a full-time Teller to join our Franklin Team.

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NWS: Tornado Brought 105 MPH Winds, Destruction to Parker

| June 18, 2019
NWS: Tornado Brought 105 MPH Winds, Destruction to Parker

PARKER, Pa. (EYT) – The National Weather Service of Pittsburgh has released the preliminary report on the damage survey from the EF1 tornado that occurred in Parker on Sunday.

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Venango County Libraries Offer Plenty of Things to Do on a Rainy Day

| June 18, 2019
Venango County Libraries Offer Plenty of Things to Do on a Rainy Day

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – So far, the late spring of 2019 in Western Pennsylvania can be summed up in one word: rain.

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More Rain in the Forecast for Venango County, Surrounding Areas

| June 18, 2019
More Rain in the Forecast for Venango County, Surrounding Areas

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – While the more damaging storms have most likely moved through our area this week, the wet weather ahead may present more issues.

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Accidental Photo Leads to Charges Against Oil City Woman for Theft of Cell Phone

| June 18, 2019
Accidental Photo Leads to Charges Against Oil City Woman for Theft of Cell Phone

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – A photo inadvertently taken by an Oil City woman has led to her arrest for the theft of a cell phone.

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Oil City Woman Accused of Attempting to Strike Mother With Baseball Bat

| June 18, 2019
Oil City Woman Accused of Attempting to Strike Mother With Baseball Bat

CORNPLANTER TWP., Pa. (EYT) – An Oil City woman is facing charges after she allegedly attempted to strike her mother with a baseball bat and injured her father during a domestic dispute.

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Oil City Man Accused of Stealing Over $1000 from Wallet

| June 18, 2019
Oil City Man Accused of Stealing Over $1000 from Wallet

OAKLAND TWP., Pa. (EYT) – An Oil City man is facing charges after he allegedly stole a wallet containing over $1,000.00 from an Oakland Township residence.

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Six Oil City YMCA Gymnasts to Compete at Nationals

| June 18, 2019
Six Oil City YMCA Gymnasts to Compete at Nationals

OIL CITY, Pa. – The Oil City YMCA Tri-Stars Gymnastics Team will send six gymnasts to compete at the 2019 YMCA National Gymnastics Competition Discover Excellence in Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin.

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Police Investigating Theft From Seneca Woman’s Bank Account

| June 18, 2019
Police Investigating Theft From Seneca Woman’s Bank Account

CRANBERRY TWP., Pa. (EYT) – State Police are investigating an incident in which money was fraudulently taken from a local woman’s bank account.

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Hearing Set for Franklin Man Accused of Selling Meth to Informant

| June 18, 2019
Hearing Set for Franklin Man Accused of Selling Meth to Informant

MONROE TWP., Pa. (EYT) – A hearing date has been set for a local man who allegedly sold methamphetamine to a CNET confidential informant in Clarion.

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CWD Update: Disease Management Areas Expand By More Than 2,300 Square Miles

| June 18, 2019
CWD Update: Disease Management Areas Expand By More Than 2,300 Square Miles

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Since last year, 123 additional free-ranging deer have tested positive for Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) in Pennsylvania, and Disease Management Areas 2 and 3 have been expanded again as a result of new cases.

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Oil City’s Cole Finalist for Erie Times-News Varsity Cup Male Athlete of the Year

| June 18, 2019
Oil City’s Cole Finalist for Erie Times-News Varsity Cup Male Athlete of the Year

ERIE, Pa. (EYT) – After a sensational senior year that saw him set the District 10 record for rushing yards and rushing touchdowns as well as excel in track & field, Oil City’s Christian Cole is a finalist for the Erie Times-News Varsity Cup Male Athlete of the Year.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: A Closer Look at Clarion’s Michael Bauer

| June 18, 2019
Rick’s Racing Roundup: A Closer Look at Clarion’s Michael Bauer

It was another rain-plagued weekend for racers and fans in Western Pennsylvania.

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2-minute Drill: Penguins Could Benefit from Deep Draft

| June 18, 2019
2-minute Drill: Penguins Could Benefit from Deep Draft

Your daily sports update.

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Black Bean Chili Casserole

| June 18, 2019
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Black Bean Chili Casserole

Here’s a great-tasting one-dish meal for your summertime gatherings! Sponsored by Franklin-Oil Region Credit Union.

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Comically Incorrect: Well Done

| June 18, 2019
Comically Incorrect: Well Done

An editorial cartoon by A.F. Branco: Well Done.

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ClayToonz: A Sinking Argument

| June 18, 2019
ClayToonz: A Sinking Argument

An editorial cartoon by Clay Jones: A Sinking Argument.

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Clarion County Man Arrested for Rape of Child

| June 17, 2019
Clarion County Man Arrested for Rape of Child

CLARION CO., Pa. (EYT) – A Clarion County man is behind bars following allegations that he repeatedly raped a young girl.

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National Weather Service Confirms EF1 Tornado in Parker

| June 17, 2019
National Weather Service Confirms EF1 Tornado in Parker

PARKER, Pa. (EYT) – The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh this afternoon confirmed that an EF1 tornado touched down in the Parker area on Sunday.

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Featured Local Job: Head Teller/Member Services Representative

| June 17, 2019
Featured Local Job: Head Teller/Member Services Representative

Franklin-Oil Region Credit Union is seeking a Head Teller/Member Services Representative for our Oil City, PA location.

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NWS Investigating Possible Tornado in Parker

| June 17, 2019
NWS Investigating Possible Tornado in Parker

PARKER, Pa. (EYT) – Representatives of the National Weather Service are currently in the area to survey damage from a storm that ripped through Parker on Sunday.

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