Venango County News

Barkley a Semifinalist for Walter Camp Award

| November 18, 2017
Barkley a Semifinalist for Walter Camp Award

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Penn State junior running back Saquon Barkley is among the 15 semifinalists for the Walter Camp Award, which is given annually to the National Player of the Year.

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Nov. 17, 2017 High School Football Scores

| November 18, 2017
Nov. 17, 2017 High School Football Scores

Nov. 17, 2017, High School Football Scores.

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Clarion U. Volleyball Players Earn Honors

| November 18, 2017
Clarion U. Volleyball Players Earn Honors

LOCK HAVEN, Pa. – Taylor Braunagel became the first Clarion player to earn All-PSAC First Team honors since 2015, and teammates Catherine Ferragonio and Julia Holden joined her on the all-conference list as the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference announced its year-end award winners. Ferragonio was named to the All-PSAC Second Team for the first time […]

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Chocolate Dream Pie

| November 18, 2017
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Chocolate Dream Pie

A rich & delicious dessert! Sponsored by Franklin-Oil Region Credit Union.

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Comically Incorrect: Ingrate Of The Year

| November 18, 2017
Comically Incorrect: Ingrate Of The Year

An editorial cartoon by A.F. Branco: Ingrate Of The Year.

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Fire Crews Battle Residential Blaze in Sandycreek Township

| November 17, 2017
Fire Crews Battle Residential Blaze in Sandycreek Township

SANDYCREEK TWP.,  Pa. (EYT) — Fire crews from six departments responded to the scene of trailer fire Friday morning in Sandycreek Township.

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Oil City Budget Won’t Include Tax Hikes, Layoffs, or Significant Staffing Changes

| November 17, 2017
Oil City Budget Won’t Include Tax Hikes, Layoffs, or Significant Staffing Changes

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – Oil City’s 2018 budget won’t have a tax increase nor will there be any layoffs or significant staffing changes.

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New Events Energize Venango Catholic; Designer Bag Bingo Scheduled for Saturday

| November 17, 2017

OIL CITY, Pa. – Venango Catholic High School has launched several new events, which are part of an outreach and advancement strategy put forth by the school.

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Locals Invited to Sign Up for ‘Free Pizza Friday’

| November 17, 2017
Locals Invited to Sign Up for ‘Free Pizza Friday’

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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More Than 6,000 Patients Register for Medical Marijuana Program Since Launch Two Weeks Ago

| November 17, 2017
More Than 6,000 Patients Register for Medical Marijuana Program Since Launch Two Weeks Ago

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Governor Tom Wolf announced yesterday that more than 6,000 patients and more than 300 caregivers have registered for Pennsylvania’s medical marijuana program since the Medical Marijuana Patient and Caregiver Registry launched on November 1.

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Deer Creek Winery to Host Friday Night Music by Basement Band

| November 17, 2017
Deer Creek Winery to Host Friday Night Music by Basement Band

SHIPPENVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – Stop at Deer Creek Winery after work to relax, sip a glass of wine, and enjoy the start of the weekend with live music by local entertainers.

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Wolf Administration Outlines Measures Aimed at Safe, Improved Thanksgiving Travel

| November 17, 2017
Wolf Administration Outlines Measures Aimed at Safe, Improved Thanksgiving Travel

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) yesterday outlined steps they are taking and highlighted tools available to drivers to make travel as safe and efficient as possible for the upcoming Thanksgiving travel period.

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Karns City, Sharon Square Off Friday at CUP in PIAA Opener

| November 17, 2017
Karns City, Sharon Square Off Friday at CUP in PIAA Opener

CLARION, Pa. (D9Sports) — It’s been awhile since Karns City and Sharon tangled in the state playoffs.

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Clarion Tangles with Chestnut Ridge in PIAA 2A First Round

| November 17, 2017
Clarion Tangles with Chestnut Ridge in PIAA 2A First Round

WINDBER, Pa. (D9Sports) – Back in the PIAA playoffs for the first time since 2013, the Clarion football team looks to stay unbeaten when it takes on District 5-8 champion Chestnut Ridge in the opening round of the 2A bracket at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Windber High School.

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Ridgway, Curwensville Collide for Second Time in ’17 with D9 Class 1A Title on the Line

| November 17, 2017
Ridgway, Curwensville Collide for Second Time in ’17 with D9 Class 1A Title on the Line

DuBOIS, Pa. (D9Sports) — The last time these teams met, it took a special teams play in the second half to tip the scales in the favor of the Curwensville Golden Tide. Friday night, the Tide will try to beat the defending champion Ridgway Elkers a second time to win their first District 9 Class […]

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2-minute Drill: Good Night in Pittsburgh as Steelers, Penguins Both Win

| November 17, 2017
2-minute Drill: Good Night in Pittsburgh as Steelers, Penguins Both Win

Your daily regional sports update brought to you by the RRR Roadhouse.

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West Forest Recognizes County Veterans

| November 17, 2017
West Forest Recognizes County Veterans

TIONESTA, Pa. (EYT) – The West Forest family was honored to welcome veterans from Amvets Post 113 on Thursday, November 9.

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Maple Pecan Pie

| November 17, 2017
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Maple Pecan Pie

This rich recipe is perfect for your Thanksgiving dinner! Sponsored by Franklin-Oil Region Credit Union.

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Comically Incorrect: A Convenient Reckoning

| November 17, 2017
Comically Incorrect: A Convenient Reckoning

An editorial cartoon by A.F. Branco: A Convenient Reckoning.

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Murder Victim’s Mother Speaks Out

| November 16, 2017
Murder Victim’s Mother Speaks Out

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) — The mother of a Franklin woman who was brutally murdered last month is speaking out about how her daughter was portrayed during Monday’s preliminary hearing at the Venango County Courthouse.

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