Venango County News

Man Faces Felony Charges for Failing to Disburse Police Charity Funds

| February 15, 2018
Man Faces Felony Charges for Failing to Disburse Police Charity Funds

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – A management firm owner is facing felony charges for failure to make required disbursements for a police charity event that he organized in Oil City.

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Who’s Hiring in Venango County

| February 15, 2018
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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Group Explores Linking Emlenton to Foxburg on the Allegheny Trail

| February 15, 2018
Group Explores Linking Emlenton to Foxburg on the Allegheny Trail

FOXBURG, Pa. (EYT) – A group of area volunteers are trying to add a missing link to the Allegheny Trail.

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Franklin Man Held for Court on Burglary, Assault Charges

| February 15, 2018
Franklin Man Held for Court on Burglary, Assault Charges

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – A 37-year-old Franklin man who is facing several charges for allegedly assaulting a woman earlier this month was held for court on Wednesday.

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Nominations for Oil Heritage Region Historic Preservation Awards Now Being Accepted

| February 15, 2018
Nominations for Oil Heritage Region Historic Preservation Awards Now Being Accepted

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – May is recognized as Preservation Month in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. To celebrate this, nominations for Oil Heritage Region Historic Preservation Awards are now being accepted.

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Clintonville Volunteer Fire Department to Host Annual Gun Show on February 17, 18

| February 15, 2018
Clintonville Volunteer Fire Department to Host Annual Gun Show on February 17, 18

CLINTONVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – The Clintonville Volunteer Fire Department will be holding their annual gun show on Saturday, February 17, and Sunday, February 18.

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Man Accused of Sexually Assaulting Oil City Teen Waives Hearing

| February 15, 2018
Man Accused of Sexually Assaulting Oil City Teen Waives Hearing

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – A former Venango County man who is facing sexual assault charges waived his preliminary hearing Wednesday.

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West Forest Students Celebrate 100th Day of School with Winter Olympics Activities

| February 15, 2018
West Forest Students Celebrate 100th Day of School with Winter Olympics Activities

TIONESTA, Pa. (EYT) – West Forest students in grades Pre-K to 2 celebrated the 100th day of school with various activities.

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Seneca Man Accused of Assault to Be Sentenced Next Week

| February 15, 2018
Seneca Man Accused of Assault to Be Sentenced Next Week

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – A Seneca man who pleaded guilty to assaulting a woman during a domestic incident will be sentenced next week.

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Forest County Straight Shooters 4-H Club to Hold Meeting on March 18

| February 15, 2018
Forest County Straight Shooters 4-H Club to Hold Meeting on March 18

TIONESTA, Pa. (EYT) – A new group, the Forest County Straight Shooters 4-H club, will be holding its first meeting on Sunday, March 18.

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Venango Veterans Club Hosting Blood Drive March 5

| February 15, 2018
Venango Veterans Club Hosting Blood Drive March 5

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – The Venango Veterans Club will host an American Red Cross blood drive from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. March 5 in the gymnasium in Rhoades Hall, Venango Campus of Clarion University.

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Attorney General Josh Shapiro Warns Pennsylvanians of Online Romance Scams

| February 15, 2018
Attorney General Josh Shapiro Warns Pennsylvanians of Online Romance Scams

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Attorney General Josh Shapiro is warning Pennsylvanians of romance scammers who entice people into online relationships, then ask for money and scam them.

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Oil City Knocks off Conneaut Girls

| February 15, 2018
Oil City Knocks off Conneaut Girls

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – Grace King scored 19 points to lead Oil City to a 49-22 win over Conneaut on Senior Night at Oil City.

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District 10 Releases Basketball Playoff Brackets

| February 15, 2018
District 10 Releases Basketball Playoff Brackets

ERIE, Pa. (EYT) –Six area teams will be competing in the District 10 boys’ and girls’ basketball playoffs with the district releasing the brackets Wednesday.

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KSAC Title Games Set for Friday at Clarion University

| February 15, 2018
KSAC Title Games Set for Friday at Clarion University

CLARION, Pa. (D9Sports) – The KSAC boys’ and girls’ championship games are set for Friday, Feb. 16, at Clarion University’s Tippin Gym.

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Callander Helps A-C Valley Down Forest Area

| February 15, 2018
Callander Helps A-C Valley Down Forest Area

FOXBURG, Pa. (D9Sports) – Dalton Callander netted 24 points, handed out seven assists and came away with five steals to lead A-C Valley to a 96-62 win over visiting Forest Area.

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Wednesday’s Local High School Basketball Scores

| February 15, 2018

Feb. 14 scores.

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7-Day Weather Forecast for Venango County

| February 15, 2018
7-Day Weather Forecast for Venango County

A look at the 7-day weather forecast for the Venango County area brought to you by Deets Mechanical of Seneca, Pa.

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Triple Chocolate Cake

| February 15, 2018
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Triple Chocolate Cake

Make this flavorful dessert for your next family meal! Sponsored by Franklin-Oil Region Credit Union.

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ClayToonz: A Blart On The Background

| February 15, 2018
ClayToonz: A Blart On The Background

An editorial cartoon by Clay Jones: A Blart On The Background.

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