Venango County News

Rabies Clinic to be Held Tomorrow at Clintonville Volunteer Fire Department

| April 19, 2019
Rabies Clinic to be Held Tomorrow at Clintonville Volunteer Fire Department

CLINTONVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – New Wilmington Veterinary Service will be holding a Rabies Clinic at the Clintonville Volunteer Fire Department on Saturday, April 20.

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$1.3 Million Project to Preserve Seven Bridges in Venango County to Start Soon

| April 19, 2019
$1.3 Million Project to Preserve Seven Bridges in Venango County to Start Soon

VENANGO COUNTY, Pa. – A project to preserve seven bridges located throughout Venango County will start later this month.

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Resurfacing Project to Begin on River Road in Forest County

| April 19, 2019
Resurfacing Project to Begin on River Road in Forest County

FOREST COUNTY, Pa. – A construction project that will give motorists a smoother ride on almost three miles of River Road (Route 2002) in Barnett Township, Forest County is scheduled to start next week.

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Baseball Recaps: Franklin Tops C-L Thursday

| April 19, 2019
Baseball Recaps: Franklin Tops C-L Thursday

STRATTANVILLE, Pa. (D9Sports) – Franklin used a five-run third inning on its way to a 7-2 win over Clarion-Limestone.

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A-C Valley Breaks Out the Bats in Beating Visiting Moniteau

| April 19, 2019
A-C Valley Breaks Out the Bats in Beating Visiting Moniteau

WEST FREEDOM, Pa. (D9Sports) – Going into Thursday’s game with Moniteau, A-C Valley softball coach Bob Bowser said his team was trying to gauge where it was despite a perfect 5-0 record.

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Watson Leads Cranberry Softball Past Forest Area

| April 19, 2019
Watson Leads Cranberry Softball Past Forest Area

TIONESTA, Pa. (D9Sports) – Andrea Watson was 4-for-4 with a double, three RBIs and two runs scored to lead Cranberry to a 20-0, four-inning win over Forest Area at West Forest. view full post »

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Fugh Drives in Nine in Clarion U. Doubleheader Split with IUP

| April 19, 2019
Fugh Drives in Nine in Clarion U. Doubleheader Split with IUP

INDIANA, Pa. – Heading to IUP for the first two games of a four-game series, the Clarion University baseball team split an afternoon doubleheader against the IUP Crimson Hawks on Thursday, losing game one 11-9 and winning game two 9-5.

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Clarion Women’s Golf Takes Ninth at Mercyhurst Invitational

| April 19, 2019
Clarion Women’s Golf Takes Ninth at Mercyhurst Invitational

NORTH EAST, Pa. – The Clarion women’s golf team returned to action after a long layoff, taking ninth at the Mercyhurst Invitational played at Lake View Country Club on Thursday.

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Thursday’s Baseball/Softball Scores

| April 19, 2019

April 18 scores.

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Creamy Blueberry Gelatin Salad

| April 19, 2019
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Creamy Blueberry Gelatin Salad

Here’s an excellent dessert for your Easter meal! Sponsored by Franklin-Oil Region Credit Union.

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ClayToonz: Obsessing On Omar

| April 19, 2019
ClayToonz: Obsessing On Omar

An editorial cartoon by Clay Jones: Obsessing On Omar.

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Who’s Hiring in Venango County

| April 18, 2019
Who’s Hiring in Venango County

A look at which local companies have employment opportunities in Venango County and surrounding areas.

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DEP to Spray for Black Flies in Venango County

| April 18, 2019
DEP to Spray for Black Flies in Venango County

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) will begin both aerial and backpack spraying on roughly 1,700 stream miles in 35 Pennsylvania counties to control black flies.

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Clarion Taking Off for ‘True North,’ Taking Back Their Own Backyard

| April 18, 2019
Clarion Taking Off for ‘True North,’ Taking Back Their Own Backyard

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – Clarion University is headed “True North,” as it tackles five areas for improvement and it takes steps to take back its backyard in recruiting students.

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Guilty as Charged: Kennedy Guilty of Two Counts of Murder, Kidnapping Other Charges in Baker Death

| April 18, 2019
Guilty as Charged: Kennedy Guilty of Two Counts of Murder, Kidnapping Other Charges in Baker Death

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – Richard Kennedy was found guilty of first-degree murder and eight additional charges in the death of Tausha Baker.

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Woman Caught With Suboxone in Venango County Jail

| April 18, 2019
Woman Caught With Suboxone in Venango County Jail

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – An Oil City woman is facing additional charges after being caught in possession of suboxone at the Venango County Jail.

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Franklin Man Waives Hearing on Charges Related to Trafficking Meth

| April 18, 2019
Franklin Man Waives Hearing on Charges Related to Trafficking Meth

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – A Franklin man waived his preliminary hearing on felony drug charges stemming from a traffic stop in Cranberry Township.

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Charges Against Machete-Wielding Man Waved for Court

| April 18, 2019
Charges Against Machete-Wielding Man Waved for Court

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – The charges against a man who allegedly assaulted and choked another man while wielding two knives during an incident in Oil City were waived for court recently.

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Woman Found Dead in Sandy Lake Identified

| April 18, 2019
Woman Found Dead in Sandy Lake Identified

SANDY LAKE, Pa. (EYT) – A woman found deceased on Tuesday night in Sandy Lake has been identified.

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Oil City YMCA to Host 3-On-3 Basketball Tournament

| April 18, 2019
Oil City YMCA to Host 3-On-3 Basketball Tournament

OIL CITY, Pa. – A 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament will be held at the Oil City YMCA on Saturday, May 11 for ages 8 and up, including an adult division.

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Spring Gobbler Season Holds Plenty of Potential

| April 18, 2019
Spring Gobbler Season Holds Plenty of Potential

VENANGO COUNTY, Pa. – Hunters across the Keystone State are anxiously awaiting the approach of spring turkey season. If weather cooperates, they won’t be disappointed.

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Cochranton Man Killed in Crash

| April 18, 2019
Cochranton Man Killed in Crash

WOLF CREEK TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Officials say a Cochranton man was killed in an early morning crash Wednesday in Wolf Creek Township, Mercer County.

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Live Music Fundraiser with Thorn Haven at Rocky Grove Volunteer Fire Department

| April 18, 2019
Live Music Fundraiser with Thorn Haven at Rocky Grove Volunteer Fire Department

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – Thorn Haven will be providing live music for a fundraiser for Rocky Grove Volunteer Fire Department on Saturday, April 27.

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Details Emerge in Case Against Teacher Arrested in Jefferson County on Over 100 Child Pornography Charges

| April 18, 2019
Details Emerge in Case Against Teacher Arrested in Jefferson County on Over 100 Child Pornography Charges

BROOKVILLE BOROUGH, Pa. (EYT) – Additional details have been released in the case against a Brockway teacher arrested on 105 child pornography charges.

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Rainbow Sherbet Angel Food Dessert

| April 18, 2019
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Rainbow Sherbet Angel Food Dessert

Serve this simple and delightful dessert for Easter! Sponsored by Franklin-Oil Region Credit Union.

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