Venango County News

ClayToonz: Individual One

| December 12, 2018
ClayToonz: Individual One

An editorial cartoon by Clay Jones: Individual One.

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Over 50 Dogs Rescued from Canal Township Trailer

| December 11, 2018
Over 50 Dogs Rescued from Canal Township Trailer

CANAL TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Humane officers from the Venango County Sheriff’s Department and state dog wardens were involved in the relinquishment of over 50 dogs from a Utica residence yesterday.

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Terminally Ill Area Teen’s Wish for Christmas Cards Sparks Global Support

| December 11, 2018
Terminally Ill Area Teen’s Wish for Christmas Cards Sparks Global Support

JEFFERSON CO., Pa. (EYT) – A terminally ill Jefferson County teenager’s request for Christmas cards has grown beyond expectations, stretching from Alaska to Australia.

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SPONSORED: Great Deals at Sharp Shopper – Guernsey Muenster, Mangoes, Chicken Breast Fillets, and More

| December 11, 2018
SPONSORED: Great Deals at Sharp Shopper – Guernsey Muenster, Mangoes, Chicken Breast Fillets, and More

A look at Sharp Shopper’s Deals running through Saturday, December 15, 2018 – or while supplies last!

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Oil City Man Accused of Attacking Woman, Assaulting Police Officer

| December 11, 2018
Oil City Man Accused of Attacking Woman, Assaulting Police Officer

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – An Oil City man is facing assault and related charges after he allegedly attacked a woman and assaulted an Oil City Police Officer.

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Santa Claus to Visit Parker Furniture on December 14

| December 11, 2018
Santa Claus to Visit Parker Furniture on December 14

SENECA, Pa. (EYT) – Santa Claus and his elf will be at Parker Furniture on Friday, December 14.

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Several Area State Troopers Receive Promotions

| December 11, 2018
Several Area State Troopers Receive Promotions

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Trooper Mark Graf’s promotion to Corporal was one of several promotions announced by acting Commissioner Robert Evanchick during a ceremony Monday at the Scottish Rite Cathedral.

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Forest County Man Jailed After Choking, Assaulting Victim During Domestic Altercation

| December 11, 2018
Forest County Man Jailed After Choking, Assaulting Victim During Domestic Altercation

FOREST CO., Pa. (EYT) – A Forest County man is facing felony strangulation and related charges after he allegedly choked and assaulted a female victim during a domestic altercation at his West Hickory residence.

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Franklin Woman Waives Hearing on Child Endangerment, DUI Charges

| December 11, 2018
Franklin Woman Waives Hearing on Child Endangerment, DUI Charges

OIL CREEK TWP., Pa. (EYT) – A Franklin woman who was pulled over while driving under the influence with a one-year-old child in the vehicle waived her preliminary hearing.

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Clarion University President Pehrsson Stressing Strong Community Connection

| December 11, 2018
Clarion University President Pehrsson Stressing Strong Community Connection

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – It’s been a busy half year since Clarion University President Dale-Elizabeth Pehrsson assumed the presidency on July 4, taking time to meet the community, staff, faculty, students, and alumni and also look at ways to grow enrollment, improve education, and better meet local needs.

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Clearfield County Woman Resentenced for 1998 Runaway Slaying

| December 11, 2018
Clearfield County Woman Resentenced for 1998 Runaway Slaying

CLEARFIELD CO., Pa. (EYT) – A Clearfield woman convicted of murder in 1998 was resentenced on Friday due to a Supreme Court decision that ruled against her original sentence as a juvenile at the time of the crime.

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State Fire Commissioner Offers Tips on Home Holiday Safety

| December 11, 2018
State Fire Commissioner Offers Tips on Home Holiday Safety

HARRISBURG, Pa. – State Fire Commissioner Bruce Trego is offering home safety and fire prevention tips to citizens in an effort to promote a safe and happy holiday season for all citizens.

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Monday’s District 9 Hoops Recaps: DuBois Boys Top Brockway

| December 11, 2018
Monday’s District 9 Hoops Recaps: DuBois Boys Top Brockway

DUBOIS, Pa. (D9Sports) – Justin Manduley’s 19 points helped DuBois roll past visiting Brockway, 61-42.

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Penn State’s Gillikin Named Google Cloud Academic All-America

| December 11, 2018
Penn State’s Gillikin Named Google Cloud Academic All-America

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Junior punter Blake Gillikin earned a spot on the Google Cloud Academic All-America Division I first team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Gillikin is the 34th different player to collect first-team accolades for a total of 44 first-team selections.

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Monday’s District 9 Basketball Scores

| December 11, 2018

Dec. 10 basketball scores.

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2-minute Drill: DeSmith, Guentzel Lead Pens to Shootout Win over Islanders

| December 11, 2018
2-minute Drill: DeSmith, Guentzel Lead Pens to Shootout Win over Islanders

Your daily sports update.

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Sandy’s Pumpkin Spice Cookies

| December 11, 2018
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Sandy’s Pumpkin Spice Cookies

Try this simple and delicious recipe by Sandy for the holidays! Sponsored by Franklin-Oil Region Credit Union.

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ClayToonz: United Pillow Fight

| December 11, 2018
ClayToonz: United Pillow Fight

An editorial cartoon by Clay Jones: United Pillow Fight.

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A Dozen Local Fire Departments Dispatched to Residential Blaze in President Township

| December 10, 2018
A Dozen Local Fire Departments Dispatched to Residential Blaze in President Township

PRESIDENT TWP., Pa. (EYT) – A blaze at a residence in President Township was battled by firefighters from a dozen local fire departments on Sunday evening.

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District Attorney Says Ditz Murder Trial Shows County Takes Domestic Violence ‘Seriously’

| December 10, 2018
District Attorney Says Ditz Murder Trial Shows County Takes Domestic Violence ‘Seriously’

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – A case about domestic violence.

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