Venango County News

Utility Employee Accused of Indecent Assault Due in Court This Week

| February 18, 2019
Utility Employee Accused of Indecent Assault Due in Court This Week

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – A utility employee facing indecent assault and related charges stemming from an incident in Oil City is scheduled to stand for a preliminary hearing this week.

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Oil City Contractor Accused of Theft By Deception for Collecting Money from Victim, Not Completing Job

| February 18, 2019
Oil City Contractor Accused of Theft By Deception for Collecting Money from Victim, Not Completing Job

SUGARCREEK BOROUGH, Pa. (EYT) – An Oil City man is facing felony theft by deception charges stemming from an incident in which he allegedly took money from a victim and then did not complete a contracted job in Reno.

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Police Release Information on Richland Township Crash; Two Injured As Vehicle Crashes into Tree

| February 18, 2019
Police Release Information on Richland Township Crash; Two Injured As Vehicle Crashes into Tree

RICHLAND TWP., Pa. (EYT) – State police have released the details of a crash that occurred last week on State Route 58 in Richland Township.

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Moon Announces Candidacy for Re-Election as Oil City Mayor

| February 18, 2019
Moon Announces Candidacy for Re-Election as Oil City Mayor

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – William P. Moon Jr. has announced his candidacy for a second term as Mayor of Oil City.

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Police Investigating Assault on 8th Street Bridge

| February 18, 2019
Police Investigating Assault on 8th Street Bridge

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – Police in Franklin are investigating an altercation that occurred on the 8th Street Bridge earlier this month.

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Authorities Investigating Sexual Assault, Terroristic Threats at SCI Forest

| February 18, 2019
Authorities Investigating Sexual Assault, Terroristic Threats at SCI Forest

JENKS TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Marienville-based State Police are investigating two recent incidents that occurred at SCI Forest in Jenks Township, Forest County.

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SPONSORED: It’s That Time of Year Again…for Redbank Chevrolet’s Clarion Mall Show!

| February 18, 2019
SPONSORED: It’s That Time of Year Again…for Redbank Chevrolet’s Clarion Mall Show!

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – Ben Kundick Jr. will be at the Clarion Mall from Monday, February 18, until Saturday, February 23. for Redbank Chevrolet’s Annual President’s Week Clarion Mall Show!

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Franklin Boys to Play in Erie Friday in D10 Quarterfinals; OC HS Hosts Two Games; Wrestling Brackets Sent

| February 18, 2019
Franklin Boys to Play in Erie Friday in D10 Quarterfinals; OC HS Hosts Two Games; Wrestling Brackets Sent

ERIE, Pa. (EYT) – The Franklin boys’ basketball team will face Mercyhurst Prep in the District 10 Class 3A basketball quarterfinals at 6:00 p.m. Friday, February 22, at the Hagerty Events Center (former Prep-Villa Center) in Erie, Pa.

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Clarion U. Softball Starts Season 0-6

| February 18, 2019
Clarion U. Softball Starts Season 0-6

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – The Clarion softball team wrapped its weekend at Myrtle Beach on Sunday, falling 5-3 to Le Moyne in the early game and 11-0 to Southern New Hampshire in the nightcap.

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Nine District 9 Playoff Basketball Games to be Audio Broadcast by ExploreRadio Tuesday-Thursday

| February 18, 2019
Nine District 9 Playoff Basketball Games to be Audio Broadcast  by ExploreRadio Tuesday-Thursday

SHIPPENVILLE, Pa. (D9Sports) – Nine District 9 basketball games are scheduled to be broadcast by EYT Media and D9Sports.com between Tuesday, February 19, and Thursday, February 21.

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2-minute Drill: Malkin, Letang Lead Pens to 6-5 Win Over Rangers

| February 18, 2019
2-minute Drill: Malkin, Letang Lead Pens to 6-5 Win Over Rangers

Your daily sports update.

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Beef Stew With Cheddar Dumplings

| February 18, 2019
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Beef Stew With Cheddar Dumplings

This hearty stew has a rich, robust flavor! Sponsored by Franklin-Oil Region Credit Union.

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New Law to Curtail Domestic Violence Gun Crimes Creates Burden for Sheriff’s Departments

| February 17, 2019
New Law to Curtail Domestic Violence Gun Crimes Creates Burden for Sheriff’s Departments

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – A new law created to lessen domestic violence gun crimes will add to the local sheriff’s departments’ responsibilities.

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Venango County Week in Review: Teens Killed in Crash, Mom Accused of Smoking Meth with Child, Hot Proposal

| February 17, 2019
Venango County Week in Review: Teens Killed in Crash, Mom Accused of Smoking Meth with Child,  Hot Proposal

A look at the top stories in Venango County last week.

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All American Awards and Engraving Soldier Spotlight: Bill Peel

| February 17, 2019
All American Awards and Engraving Soldier Spotlight: Bill Peel

Bill Peel, of Tionesta, served our country in the United States Marines.

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Featured Local Job: C.R.N.P. or PA-C

| February 17, 2019
Featured Local Job: C.R.N.P. or PA-C

The Cancer Center at Clarion Hospital has a full-time opening for a Physician Assistant or Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner specializing in Oncology/Hematology to join the established and growing practice.

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St. Patrick School’s 125th Anniversary Party Set for March 9 With Entertainment by Seamus

| February 17, 2019
St. Patrick School’s 125th Anniversary Party Set for March 9 With Entertainment by Seamus

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – St. Patrick School is celebrating its 125th anniversary on Saturday, March 9.

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Fryburg Man Seeks District 12 House Seat

| February 17, 2019
Fryburg Man Seeks District 12 House Seat

CLARION COUNTY, Pa. (EYT) – Clarion County resident Robert Noerr will seek the Republican nomination for the 12th Congressional seat in the United States House of Representatives.

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Ohio Man Cited After Car Gets Stuck in Standing Water Near Nebraska Bridge

| February 17, 2019
Ohio Man Cited After Car Gets Stuck in Standing Water Near Nebraska Bridge

GREEN TWP., Pa. – An Ohio man was cited by state police after he drove his car into standing water along Nebraska Road in Green Township, Forest County.

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Deer Creek Winery to Host Live Music Today by Justin Moyar

| February 17, 2019
Deer Creek Winery to Host Live Music Today by Justin Moyar

SHIPPENVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – Justin Moyar will be entertaining at Deer Creek Winery on Sunday afternoon.

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The Medical Minute: Helping Caregivers Address Mental Health Concerns

| February 17, 2019
The Medical Minute: Helping Caregivers Address Mental Health Concerns

HERSHEY, Pa. – Caregiver jobs often come loaded with pressures. In fact, caregivers face a higher risk of developing a mental health disorder because of the stress that can accompany taking care of others.

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C-L Wins Fifth KSAC Boys’ Title in Last Six Years

| February 17, 2019
C-L Wins Fifth KSAC Boys’ Title in Last Six Years

CLARION, Pa. (D9Sports) – Clarion-Limestone built a 22-point second-half lead and then held off a furious Keystone rally to claim its second straight KSAC Title and its fifth in six years with a 57-52 win over the Panthers in the KSAC Boys’ Championship Game Saturday night at a packed Clarion High School.

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C-L’s Deion Deas Scores 1,000 Point After Being Declared Out for the Season

| February 17, 2019
C-L’s Deion Deas Scores 1,000 Point After Being Declared Out for the Season

CLARION, Pa. (D9Sports) – Just over a week ago, it looked like Deion Deas’ junior season was over with an ankle injury.

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District 9 Updates Playoff Brackets to Include Class 4A Boys/Some Additional Sites, Dates

| February 17, 2019
District 9 Updates Playoff Brackets to Include Class 4A Boys/Some Additional Sites, Dates

BROCKWAY, Pa. (D9Sports) – Saturday District 9 updated its 2019 basketball brackets to include the Class 4A boys’ bracket as well as adding additional dates and sites to games that didn’t have them when brackets were released Friday.

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Hayden Callen Named KSAC Boys’ Title Game MVP on Night Lions Dedicated Game to His Grandpa Jack

| February 17, 2019
Hayden Callen Named KSAC Boys’ Title Game MVP on Night Lions Dedicated Game to His Grandpa Jack

CLARION, Pa. (D9Sports) – Doing it for his grandpa.

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