Venango County News

Gov. Wolf’s 14-County Tour Makes Forest County Stop

| September 23, 2017
Gov. Wolf’s 14-County Tour Makes Forest County Stop

MARIENVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – Governor Tom Wolf made a stop in Marienville on Friday as the Forest County community began celebrating its annual Oktoberfest.

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Featured Local Job: Full-Time Operations Clerk

| September 23, 2017

Clarion County Community Bank is looking for an outstanding individual for a full-time Operations Clerk in its Clarion Office, 333 Main Street, Clarion, PA 16214.

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Crash at Venango Regional Airport Under Investigation

| September 23, 2017
Crash at Venango Regional Airport Under Investigation

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – A plane crashed at the Venango Regional Airport on Friday morning.

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Oil City Man Sentenced One to Five Years in Prison for Sexual Assault of Young Girl

| September 23, 2017
Oil City Man Sentenced One to Five Years in Prison for Sexual Assault of Young Girl

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – Yesterday, an Oil City man was sentenced in Venango County court to state prison stemming from the sexual assault of a young girl.

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Semis Collide on Interstate 80

| September 23, 2017
Semis Collide on Interstate 80

CLINTONVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – A two-vehicle crash occurred early this morning on Interstate 80 at mile marker 31 near Clintonville, Venango County.

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No Faculty Cuts at Clarion University

| September 23, 2017
No Faculty Cuts at Clarion University

CLARION, Pa. – Acting President Todd Pfannestiel announced that Clarion University has withdrawn the letter of possible faculty retrenchment sent in March.

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Deer Creek Winery to Host Live Music Today with Bryan Phillips, The ‘Nite Owls’

| September 23, 2017
Deer Creek Winery to Host Live Music Today with Bryan Phillips, The ‘Nite Owls’

SHIPPENVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – Spend your Saturday at Deer Creek Winery for live entertainment all day..

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Friday Football Recaps: Ginn Field Goal Lifts Union/A-C Valley to First Win

| September 23, 2017
Friday Football Recaps: Ginn Field Goal Lifts Union/A-C Valley to First Win

FOXBURG, Pa. (D9Sports) – Jeff Ginn hit a 34-yard field goal with 1:35 to play, the first field goal he attempted in his career, and Union/A-C Valley rallied from a 20-6 deficit late in the first half to beat visiting St. Marys, 23-20, at A-C Valley’s football field.

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Week Four Football Scores

| September 23, 2017
Week Four Football Scores

Sept. 23 football scores.

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Peanut Butter & Jelly Cookies

| September 23, 2017
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Peanut Butter & Jelly Cookies

This recipe brings out the “kid” in everyone! Sponsored by Franklin-Oil Region Credit Union.

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Comically Incorrect: Poetic Justice

| September 23, 2017
Comically Incorrect: Poetic Justice

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ClayToonz: Arr! A Cartoon For Scurvy Dogs

| September 23, 2017
ClayToonz: Arr! A Cartoon For Scurvy Dogs

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UPDATE: Central Elementary PTO Treasurer Accused of Embezzling Over $6,000 from School Fundraisers, Other Funds

| September 22, 2017
UPDATE: Central Elementary PTO Treasurer Accused of Embezzling Over $6,000 from School Fundraisers, Other Funds

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – An investigation into money missing from the Franklin Central Elementary School PTO fund has lead to the arrest of the organization’s treasurer.

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October 14 Will Be ‘Chief Cornplanter Day’ in Oil City

| September 22, 2017
October 14 Will Be ‘Chief Cornplanter Day’ in Oil City

OIL CITY, Pa. – On Saturday, October 14 this year, several free public ceremonies will be conducted throughout Oil City commemorating the history of Chief Cornplanter and the Seneca Nation of Indians in relation to the area now situated within the municipal boundaries.

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‘Free Pizza Friday’ Continues in Venango County

| September 22, 2017
‘Free Pizza Friday’ Continues in Venango County

Wolf’s Auto Outlet, Villa Italia Ristorante, and exploreVenango.com have teamed up to offer Venango county residents a weekly giveaway – Free Pizza Friday!

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Area Man Injured in Florida Power Line Accident

| September 22, 2017
Area Man Injured in Florida Power Line Accident

ENGLEWOOD, Fla. (EYT) – A West Penn Power employee from Summerville, Jefferson County, was injured in a power line accident in Florida Wednesday afternoon.

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Oil City Man to be Sentenced in Child Sex Assault

| September 22, 2017
Oil City Man to be Sentenced in Child Sex Assault

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) — An Oil City man who pleaded guilty to inappropriately touching a 5-year-old girl is scheduled to be sentenced Friday.

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Oil City is at Grove City Friday Night; Franklin Travels to Batavia (N.Y.) Saturday

| September 22, 2017
Oil City is at Grove City Friday Night; Franklin Travels to Batavia (N.Y.) Saturday

GROVE CITY, Pa. (EYT) – A shaky start to the 2017 season doesn’t get any easier for the Oil City football team when it travels to play unbeaten Grove City Friday night.

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Week Four District 9 Football Preview: Union/ACV Looks for First Win

| September 22, 2017
Week Four District 9 Football Preview: Union/ACV Looks for First Win

Not surprisingly, five of District 9’s six unbeaten football teams reside in the Allegheny Mountain League’s South Division.

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Bauer Nets Two Goals to Help Forest Area Girls’ Soccer Beat Oil City 4-0

| September 22, 2017
Bauer Nets Two Goals to Help Forest Area Girls’ Soccer Beat Oil City 4-0

OIL CITY, Pa. (D9Sports) – MacKenzie Bauer netted a pair of goals to help visiting Forest Area to a 4-0 win over Oil City.

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