Venango County News

Featured Local Job: STI Nurse Program Coordinator

| February 26, 2021
Featured Local Job: STI Nurse Program Coordinator

Clarion University of Pennsylvania, Northwest Pa Rural Aids Alliance, seeks an STI (Sexually Transmitted Disease) Nurse Program Coordinator.

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New Coronavirus Grants for Small Pa. Businesses Aim for Inclusivity, but Can’t Track Success

| February 26, 2021
New Coronavirus Grants for Small Pa. Businesses Aim for Inclusivity, but Can’t Track Success

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Applications open next month for $145 million in state grants for small hospitality businesses, with a significant change by lawmakers intended to ensure the money is more accessible to low-income and minority owners shut out from some relief last year.

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Free Pizza Friday a Hit Among Local Residents

| February 26, 2021
Free Pizza Friday a Hit Among Local Residents

Villa Italia Ristorante and exploreVenango.com have teamed up to offer Venango County residents a weekly giveaway – Free Pizza Friday!

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Former Health Secretary Rachel Levine’s Explanation for the Issues Did Not Match Previous Reporting by Spotlight PA.

| February 26, 2021
Former Health Secretary Rachel Levine’s Explanation for the Issues Did Not Match Previous Reporting by Spotlight PA.

HARRISBURG, Pa. — During a federal confirmation hearing Thursday, former Health Secretary Rachel Levine was questioned about the ongoing data discrepancies in Pennsylvania’s public reports on nursing home coronavirus deaths and cases.

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Venango County Reports Ten New COVID-19 Cases

| February 25, 2021
Venango County Reports Ten New COVID-19 Cases

HARRISBURG, Pa. (EYT) – The Pennsylvania Department of Health confirmed that Venango County reported ten new COVID-19 cases as of 12:00 a.m. on February 25.

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Oil City Girls Topple Titusville

| February 26, 2021
Oil City Girls Topple Titusville

TITUSVILLE, Pa. – The Oilers kept things airtight on defense and found success scoring from inside the arc in a 35-16 win over Titusville. view full post »

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Tionesta Man Facing Charges for Breaking into Building, Stealing Vehicle in North Carolina

| February 26, 2021
Tionesta Man Facing Charges for Breaking into Building, Stealing Vehicle in North Carolina

STANLEY CO., N.C. (EYT) – A Tionesta man is facing criminal charges in North Carolina for allegedly breaking into a building and stealing a vehicle.

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Franklin Man Charged With Stealing Money from Grandmother’s Bank Account Held for Court

| February 26, 2021
Franklin Man Charged With Stealing Money from Grandmother’s Bank Account Held for Court

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – A Franklin man who allegedly stole over $1,000.00 from his grandmother’s bank account was held for court on Wednesday.

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Tionesta Man Accused of Breaking into Residence, Threatening Man Due Back in Court Next Week

| February 26, 2021
Tionesta Man Accused of Breaking into Residence, Threatening Man Due Back in Court Next Week

CLARION CO., Pa. (EYT) – A Tionesta man is due back in court next week for a hearing on felony charges related to an incident where he reportedly broke into a house and threatened to harm another man.

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Secretary Of Agriculture: Pennsylvania Dogs To Face Horrific Consequences For Legislature’s Inaction On Dog License Fee Increase

| February 26, 2021
Secretary Of Agriculture: Pennsylvania Dogs To Face Horrific Consequences For Legislature’s Inaction On Dog License Fee Increase

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding was joined by partners in animal welfare to bring to light the horrific conditions that Pennsylvania dog wardens prevent and report on a regular basis.

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SPONSORED: Lent Specials Continue at The Liberty House After Outstanding Turnout

| February 26, 2021
SPONSORED: Lent Specials Continue at The Liberty House After Outstanding Turnout

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – The Liberty House staff would like to thank everyone for the great turnout last Friday and looks forward to seeing you all again.

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State Police Calls: DUI Incidents

| February 26, 2021
State Police Calls: DUI Incidents

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – Franklin-based State Police responded to the following calls:

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Cheese Swirl Chocolate Cake

| February 26, 2021
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Cheese Swirl Chocolate Cake

Serve this moist and delightful cake for a weekend treat!

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Comically Incorrect: Pyromaniacs

| February 26, 2021
Comically Incorrect: Pyromaniacs

An editorial cartoon by A.F. Branco: Pyromaniacs.

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Claytoonz: Cheese Heads

| February 26, 2021
Claytoonz: Cheese Heads

An editorial cartoon by Clay Jones: Cheese Heads.

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Featured Local Job: Full-Time and Part-Time Member Service Representatives/Tellers

| February 25, 2021
Featured Local Job: Full-Time and Part-Time Member Service Representatives/Tellers

Clarion Federal Credit Union, Pennsylvania’s leading credit union in member benefit, is searching for Full and Part-Time Member Service Representatives to help support member growth in Clarion, Jefferson (Brookville), and Venango Counties (Cranberry). view full post »

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Barbie and Margie Lend Helping Hands

| February 25, 2021
Barbie and Margie Lend Helping Hands

When Margie Hart was little she wanted to make clothes for her Barbies. Some fifty years later she is still making tiny outfits for the dolls, but this time for a cause.

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Counties Will Again Be Unable to Process Mail Ballots Early During Pa.’s Primary Election

| February 25, 2021
Counties Will Again Be Unable to Process Mail Ballots Early During Pa.’s Primary Election

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Local officials in Pennsylvania are facing another election without extra time to process mail ballots, likely leading to delayed results and putting increased pressure on counties reeling from the most expensive contest ever.

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SPONSORED: Wanango Country Club Announces Features for Thursday Through Saturday & Upcoming Musical Entertainment

| February 25, 2021
SPONSORED: Wanango Country Club Announces Features for Thursday Through Saturday & Upcoming Musical Entertainment

RENO, Pa. (EYT) – Wanango Country Club is offering these amazing specials this Thursday through Saturday.

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Oil City Man Who Threatened Neighbor With Baseball Bat Sentenced to Probation

| February 25, 2021
Oil City Man Who Threatened Neighbor With Baseball Bat Sentenced to Probation

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – An Oil City man who threatened his neighbor with a baseball bat following a verbal altercation was sentenced on Monday to probation.

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