Venango County News

District 9 Updates Basketball Brackets for Wednesday Semifinal Games

| February 23, 2020
District 9 Updates Basketball Brackets for Wednesday Semifinal Games

PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. (D9Sports) – District 9 updated its basketball brackets to include Wednesday, Feb. 26, semifinal games in Class 2A girls and Class 1A boys.

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Redbank Valley’s Wiant, East Forest’s Whisner Take Home D9 2A Wrestling Titles; Brookville Wins Team Title

| February 23, 2020
Redbank Valley’s Wiant, East Forest’s Whisner Take Home D9 2A Wrestling Titles; Brookville Wins Team Title

HYDE, Pa. (D9Sports) – After finishing third a season ago, Brookville reasserted its dominance by handily winning the team title this weekend (Feb. 21-22) at the District 9 Individual Championship in Clearfield.

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DuBois Wins D4/9 3A Wrestling Title; Beavers Scott Named Outstanding Wrestler; Cranberry Sends Seven to Regionals

| February 23, 2020
DuBois Wins D4/9 3A Wrestling Title; Beavers Scott Named Outstanding Wrestler; Cranberry Sends Seven to Regionals

HYDE, Pa. (D9Sports) – The DuBois Beavers (193.5 points), with three champions and four runner-ups, won the team title at the District 4/9 3A Individual Championships on Saturday in Clearfield.

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Clarion U. Men and Women No Match for Cal U.

| February 23, 2020
Clarion U. Men and Women No Match for Cal U.

CLARION, Pa. – With just one game remaining in the season, the Clarion men’s basketball team faced off against PSAC West opponent the Vulcans of Cal U Saturday afternoon, falling by a final score of 79-54.

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SPONSORED: The Korner Restaurant Offers Beef Tips Over Noodles Special Today

| February 23, 2020
SPONSORED: The Korner Restaurant Offers Beef Tips Over Noodles Special Today

RIMERSBURG, Pa. (EYT) – The Korner Restaurant is offering a Beef Tips over Noodles special today, February 23rd.

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Hot Fudge Sundae Cake

| February 23, 2020
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Hot Fudge Sundae Cake

This recipe is made for chocolate lovers!

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State Police Searching for Owner of Wig, Sex Toys

| February 22, 2020
State Police Searching for Owner of Wig, Sex Toys

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – State Police in Franklin are searching for the owner of a duffle bag that was left behind at gas station in Emlenton late Friday morning.

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Franklin Woman Charged for Forging Checks, Stealing Nearly $9K from Employer

| February 22, 2020
Franklin Woman Charged for Forging Checks, Stealing Nearly $9K from Employer

KNOX BOROUGH, Pa. (EYT) – An area woman is facing charges for allegedly forging checks and stealing nearly $9,000.00 from her employer.

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Deer Creek Winery to Host Live Music Today by Robyn Young, Randy Moorehead

| February 22, 2020
Deer Creek Winery to Host Live Music Today by Robyn Young, Randy Moorehead

SHIPPENVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – Enjoy live entertainment on Saturday at Deer Creek Winery!

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Hearing Continued for Man Accused of Driving Under the Influence of Marijuana with Juvenile in Car

| February 22, 2020
Hearing Continued for Man Accused of Driving Under the Influence of Marijuana with Juvenile in Car

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – A hearing for an Oil City man who was allegedly caught driving under the influence of marijuana with a minor in the vehicle was continued on Wednesday.

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PennDOT Announces Regional Innovations Challenge Winners

| February 22, 2020
PennDOT Announces Regional Innovations Challenge Winners

NORTHWEST PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) on Friday announced that a team of students from the Northwest PA Collegiate Academy in Erie County has been selected as the PennDOT District 1 winner for its third Innovations Challenge.

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Qualifying Open for State Student Archery Tournament

| February 22, 2020
Qualifying Open for State Student Archery Tournament

HARRISBURG, Pa. – A huge opportunity is “nocking” for Pennsylvania’s student archers.

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SPONSORED: Carrier Insurance Can Meet Your Needs for Retirement and Recreational Vehicle Insurance

| February 22, 2020
SPONSORED: Carrier Insurance Can Meet Your Needs for Retirement and Recreational Vehicle Insurance

Carrier Insurance offers everything you need for retirement planning and recreational vehicle insurance.

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Hearing Continued for Franklin Man Accused of Choking, Threatening to Kill Woman

| February 22, 2020
Hearing Continued for Franklin Man Accused of Choking, Threatening to Kill Woman

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – A hearing for Franklin man who allegedly choked a woman, slapped her, and threatened to kill her, was continued on Wednesday.

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Haynes Late Three Lifts Franklin Boys into Semifinals; Rocky Grove Season Ends

| February 22, 2020
Haynes Late Three Lifts Franklin Boys into Semifinals; Rocky Grove Season Ends

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – Ian Haynes hit a 3-pointer with 20 seconds to play to give Franklin the lead for good, as the Knights beat Girard, 50-48, in the District 10 Class 3A quarterfinals at Oil City High School.

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Behind Orton, Stevanus, Weigle, A-C Valley Boys Stun Johnsonburg for First Playoff Win Since 2013

| February 22, 2020
Behind Orton, Stevanus, Weigle, A-C Valley Boys Stun Johnsonburg for First Playoff Win Since 2013

DUBOIS, Pa. (D9Sports) – Broc Weigle hit two 3-pointers in the final four minutes of the game, as fifth-seeded A-C Valley stunned heavily favored and fourth-seeded Johnsonburg, 71-65, in the District 9 Class 1A quarterfinals at DuBois High School.

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Keystone Tops Cranberry in D9 2A Girls’ Playoffs

| February 22, 2020
Keystone Tops Cranberry in D9 2A Girls’ Playoffs

WEST SUNBURY, Pa. (D9Sports) – Using a 7-1 run to close out the third quarter, fourth-seeded Keystone went on to beat fifth-seeded Cranberry, 50-43, in the District 9 Class 2A quarterfinals at Moniteau High School.

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District 9 Releases Updated Basketball Brackets (Excludes Games from Friday)

| February 22, 2020
District 9 Releases Updated Basketball Brackets (Excludes Games from Friday)

PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. (D9Sports) – District 9 updated its basketball playoff brackets to include games being played Tuesday, Feb. 25.

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Constantino, Girvin Lead Fourth-Quarter Comeback for Clarion Girls; Redbank Valley Girls Get Defensive in Win

| February 22, 2020
Constantino, Girvin Lead Fourth-Quarter Comeback for Clarion Girls; Redbank Valley Girls Get Defensive in Win

ST. MARYS, Pa. (D9Sports) – Using a game-ending 13-2 run over the final three-plus minutes, sixth-seeded Clarion rallied to beat Port Allegany, 56-50, in the District 9 Class 2A quarterfinals at St. Marys High School.

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Two Big Runs Help C-L Boys Move into Semifinals; North Clarion Goes Cold Late in Loss

| February 22, 2020
Two Big Runs Help C-L Boys Move into Semifinals; North Clarion Goes Cold Late in Loss

ST. MARYS, Pa. (D9Sports) – Using runs of 26-10 in the first half and 16-3 in the second half, second-seeded Clarion-Limestone cruised to a 72-58 over seventh-seeded Otto-Eldred in the District 9 Class 1A quarterfinals at St. Marys High School.

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Cranberry Grad Schreck Has Monster Game as Penn State DuBois Women Win

| February 22, 2020
Cranberry Grad Schreck Has Monster Game as Penn State DuBois Women Win

MCKEESPORT, Pa. (D9Sports) – Cranberry graduate Malliah Schreck had a monster game in Penn State DuBois’ 69-58 win over Penn State Greater Allegheny Friday night in women’s basketball action

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A look at the Brackets from the First Day of the District 9 2A Wrestling Championships

| February 22, 2020
A look at the Brackets from the First Day of the District 9 2A Wrestling Championships

HYDE, Pa. (D9Sports) – The first day of the District 9 wrestling championships took place with action in Class 2A Friday at Clearfield High School.

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Saturday’s District 10 Basketball Playoff Schedule

| February 22, 2020
Saturday’s District 10 Basketball Playoff Schedule

Feb. 22 basketball schedule.

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Friday’s District 9 and District 10 Basketball Playoff Scores

| February 22, 2020

Feb. 21 basketball scores.

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Comically Incorrect: Entry Fee

| February 22, 2020
Comically Incorrect: Entry Fee

An editorial cartoon by A.F. Branco: Entry Fee.

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