Venango County News

Location Moves Don’t Stop Cranberry from Finally Ousting Moniteau from D9 Softball Playoffs

| May 24, 2018
Location Moves Don’t Stop Cranberry from Finally Ousting Moniteau from D9 Softball Playoffs

OIL CITY, Pa. (D9Sports) – In a game moved from Cranberry to Oil City because of field conditions, the top-seeded Berries didn’t allow the change to bother them getting revenge on a Moniteau team that had beaten Cranberry in the last two D9 2A title games with an 8-1 victory.

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Redbank Valley Ends Cranberry’s Season in Extra Innings

| May 24, 2018
Redbank Valley Ends Cranberry’s Season in Extra Innings

SENECA, Pa. (D9Sports) – Logan Wadding doubled with one out and scored on an error in the top of the eighth inning as Redbank Valley edged Cranberry, 4-3, in extra innings to advance to Thursday’s semifinals.

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Wednesday’s District 9/10 Playoff Baseball/Softball Scores

| May 24, 2018

Wednesday, May 23 scores.

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Lori’s Banana Split Muffins

| May 24, 2018
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Lori’s Banana Split Muffins

A recipe by Lori! Sponsored by Franklin-Oil Region Credit Union.

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Comically Incorrect: D-Party of Division

| May 24, 2018
Comically Incorrect: D-Party of Division

An editorial cartoon by A.F. Branco: D-Party of Division.

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ClayToonz: Commemorative Chicken

| May 24, 2018
ClayToonz: Commemorative Chicken

An editorial cartoon by Clay Jones: Commemorative Chicken.

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Featured Local Job: Lumber Inspector in Emlenton

| May 23, 2018

Hickman Lumber Company is a 4th generation business and we are looking for a qualified lumber inspector.

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Interstate 80 Reopens in Venango County

| May 23, 2018
Interstate 80 Reopens in Venango County

EMLENTON, Pa. – Interstate 80 eastbound has reopened in Venango County from Exit 35 (Route 308, Clintonville) to Exit 42 (Route 38, Emlenton).

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Win-It Wednesday: Sign Up for a Chance to Win 2 Tickets to the Pittsburgh Pirates

| May 23, 2018
Win-It Wednesday: Sign Up for a Chance to Win 2 Tickets to the Pittsburgh Pirates

CRANBERRY, Pa. (EYT) – 4 Your Car Connection of Cranberry has teamed up with exploreVenango.com for a new weekly giveaway – Win-It Wednesday!

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Clarion University-Venango Interdisciplinary Simulation Training Prepares Students for the Workplace

| May 23, 2018
Clarion University-Venango Interdisciplinary Simulation Training Prepares Students for the Workplace

OIL CITY, Pa. – Clarion University – Venango nursing and respiratory care students participated in an interdisciplinary training day on May 1st to better prepare them for being part of a healthcare team as they move from educational training to workforce.

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Five Parole Absconders Arrested in Oil City

| May 23, 2018
Five Parole Absconders Arrested in Oil City

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – On May 21 and May 22, the Oil City Police Department in conjunction with the PA State Probation and Parole Office made five arrests of parole absconders.

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Charges Filed Against Sex Offender Who Tried to Lure Teen in Oil City

| May 23, 2018
Charges Filed Against Sex Offender Who Tried to Lure Teen in Oil City

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – Charges have been filed against a registered sex offender who tried to lure a teen into his vehicle in Oil City earlier this week.

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State Police Report iTunes Scam

| May 23, 2018
State Police Report iTunes Scam

CRANBERRY TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Franklin-based State Police say a scam occurred on Monday in Cranberry Township, Venango County.

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SPONSORED: Check Out Redbank Chevrolet’s Great Deals!

| May 23, 2018
SPONSORED: Check Out Redbank Chevrolet’s Great Deals!

NEW BETHLEHEM, Pa. (EYT) – Stop at Redbank Chevrolet in New Bethlehem today and check out their great deals!

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CHIP Strong Campaign Launches in Pennsylvania

| May 23, 2018
CHIP Strong Campaign Launches in Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Yesterday, the Department of Human Services (DHS) launched a new statewide Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) public awareness campaign, CHIP Strong. The federally funded television, radio, and social media messages encourage Pennsylvanians to enroll their children in the high-quality health insurance program, including dental and vision health care coverage.

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Late Alumnus’ Entomology Collection a Unique Gift for Clarion University

| May 23, 2018
Late Alumnus’ Entomology Collection a Unique Gift for Clarion University

CLARION, Pa. – A late alumni’s entomology hobby will help educate biology students and visitors for years to come.

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Rocky Grove Softball Team Makes $2K Donation to UPMC Northwest in Name of Eric O’Neil

| May 23, 2018
Rocky Grove Softball Team Makes $2K Donation to UPMC Northwest in Name of Eric O’Neil

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) –The Rocky Grove softball team recently presented a check for $2,000 to the UPMC Northwest Hospital Foundation in memory of Eric O’Neil.

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Rocky Grove, Franklin to Play at Slippery Rock in D10 Baseball Semifinals Thursday

| May 23, 2018
Rocky Grove, Franklin to Play at Slippery Rock in D10 Baseball Semifinals Thursday

ERIE, Pa. (EYT) – Local baseball fans got what they wanted Tuesday when District 10 released the semifinal locations for its baseball playoffs with both Rocky Grove and Franklin returning to Critchfield Park in Slippery Rock for games Thursday.

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Keystone Summer Games Festival of Sports; PA Senior Games Registration Now Open

| May 23, 2018
Keystone Summer Games Festival of Sports; PA Senior Games Registration Now Open

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (EYT) – Registration is now open for the Keystone Summer Games Festival of Sports and the Pennsylvania Senior Games being held in Luzerne County this summer.

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Weather Wipes Out Tuesday’s District 9 Baseball Playoff Schedule; Franklin Softball Also PPD

| May 23, 2018

May 22 postponements.

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