Author Archive: Jacob Deemer

Jacob Deemer is a reporter for EYT Media Group, who is based out of Venango County. He started his career as a sports writer for a local newspaper before contributing to TheHockeyWriters.com as a beat writer for the Pittsburgh Penguins. He has spent over 6 years covering sports, crime, and local news in Venango, Clarion, and Jefferson Counties.

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Loretta Lou (Wolfe) Zamperini

Loretta Lou (Wolfe) Zamperini

| February 21, 2024

Loretta Lou Zamperini, age 91, of Seminole, passed away early Tuesday morning, February 20, 2024, at Edgewood Heights in New Bethlehem.

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Vicki A. DiDominic

Vicki A. DiDominic

| February 21, 2024

Vicki A. DiDominic, 65, of Oil City and formerly of Franklin passed away Feb. 18, 2024 at the Caring Place in Franklin.

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Area Man Facing Charges for Allegedly Stealing Lost Bank Bag Containing Over $3,000 in Cash in Sandycreek Township

Area Man Facing Charges for Allegedly Stealing Lost Bank Bag Containing Over $3,000 in Cash in Sandycreek Township

| February 21, 2024

SANDYCREEK TWP., Pa. (EYT) – An area man was charged with felony theft and related offenses after he allegedly stole a mislaid bank bag containing over $3,000 in cash.

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Local Teen Accused of Threatening to Assault Multiple Individuals Because WiFi Was Turned Off Due in Court Today

Local Teen Accused of Threatening to Assault Multiple Individuals Because WiFi Was Turned Off Due in Court Today

| February 21, 2024

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – An Oil City teen accused of threatening to assault multiple people because the WiFi was turned off in his home is due in court on Wednesday afternoon.

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State Police Corporal Accused of Driving to Barracks While Intoxicated, Resisting Arrest

State Police Corporal Accused of Driving to Barracks While Intoxicated, Resisting Arrest

| February 21, 2024

FOREST COUNTY, Pa. (EYT) – A Pennsylvania State Police Corporal was arrested after he reportedly drove to the Marienville State Police barracks while intoxicated and then resisted arrest when his fellow troopers tried to take him into custody.

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Golden Eagles’ Contant Named PSAC West Athlete of the Week

Golden Eagles’ Contant Named PSAC West Athlete of the Week

| February 21, 2024

LOCK HAVEN, Pa. — The Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) announced their first batch of weekly awards in baseball on Tuesday, with Clarion’s Caden Contant earning PSAC West Athlete of the Week honors for February 20.

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AAA: Gas Prices Soaring in Pennsylvania

AAA: Gas Prices Soaring in Pennsylvania

| February 20, 2024

VENANGO COUNTY, Pa. — Gas prices are 13 cents higher in Western Pennsylvania this week at $3.655 per gallon, according to AAA East Central’s Gas Price Report.

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Hearing Set for Tomorrow for Local Woman Behind Bars on Drug Charges After Authorities Find Her ‘Tweaking Out’ on Bridge in Oil City

Hearing Set for Tomorrow for Local Woman Behind Bars on Drug Charges After Authorities Find Her ‘Tweaking Out’ on Bridge in Oil City

| February 20, 2024

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – A local woman who is behind bars on drug charges and parole violations after police found her yelling and “tweaking out” on a bridge in Oil City is due in court on Wednesday afternoon.

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Man Behind Bars on Charges Stemming from Polk Home Invasion Faces Hearing Tomorrow

Man Behind Bars on Charges Stemming from Polk Home Invasion Faces Hearing Tomorrow

| February 20, 2024

FRENCHCREEK TWP., Pa. (EYT) – A hearing is slated for tomorrow for a 22-year-old man accused of charges stemming from a July 2022 home invasion in Polk.

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Clarion’s Carver, Jones Stand Tall at PSAC Indoor Track & Field Championships

Clarion’s Carver, Jones Stand Tall at PSAC Indoor Track & Field Championships

| February 20, 2024

BETHLEHEM, Pa. — Mackenzie Carver became the Golden Eagle track & field team’s first indoor track & field champion since 2007 and Shelly Jones earned all-conference honors in the Shot Put, as Clarion capped an exciting two-day stay at the 2024 Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Indoor Track & Field Championships.

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Golden Eagle Wrestling Falls to Central Michigan on Senior Day

Golden Eagle Wrestling Falls to Central Michigan on Senior Day

| February 19, 2024

CLARION, Pa. — The Golden Eagle wrestling team finished up their dual match schedule on Sunday afternoon, falling to Central Michigan 28-10 in Tippin Gym.

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Food Service Worker Facing Charges for Alleged Sexual Relationship with SCI Forest Inmate

Food Service Worker Facing Charges for Alleged Sexual Relationship with SCI Forest Inmate

| February 19, 2024

FOREST COUNTY, Pa. (EYT) – A local woman who was employed as a food service worker at SCI Forest is in hot water after an investigation revealed she was allegedly having a sexual relationship with an inmate.

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Police: Local Man Accused of Trespassing at Gentlemen’s Club Claims He Was ‘Looking for a Dollar’

Police: Local Man Accused of Trespassing at Gentlemen’s Club Claims He Was ‘Looking for a Dollar’

| February 17, 2024

CHERRYTREE TWP., Pa. (EYT) – A local man was charged for allegedly trespassing at a gentlemen’s club to “look for a dollar.”

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Tickets Available for Clintonville Volunteer Fire Department’s Henry Gun Raffle

Tickets Available for Clintonville Volunteer Fire Department’s Henry Gun Raffle

| February 17, 2024

CLINTONVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – Tickets are currently available for Clintonville’s Henry Gun Raffle which will be drawn on April 13.

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Shapiro Administration Awards Nearly $4.5 Million in Keystone Grants to 17 Public Libraries

Shapiro Administration Awards Nearly $4.5 Million in Keystone Grants to 17 Public Libraries

| February 17, 2024

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) Office of Commonwealth Libraries (OCL) on Friday announced that nearly $4.5 million in funding has been awarded to 17 libraries in 14 counties for the construction and rehabilitation of public library facilities.

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Domino’s to Open Franklin Location This Month

Domino’s to Open Franklin Location This Month

| February 16, 2024

FRANKLIN, Pa. — Franklin will soon be joining the Domino’s pizza party.

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Police: Local Woman Behind Bars on Drug Charges After Authorities Find Her ‘Tweaking Out’ on Bridge in Oil City

Police: Local Woman Behind Bars on Drug Charges After Authorities Find Her ‘Tweaking Out’ on Bridge in Oil City

| February 16, 2024

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – A local woman is behind bars on drug charges and parole violations after police found her yelling and “tweaking out” on a bridge in Oil City.

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Area Man to Be Sentenced Today for Assaulting Woman in Vehicle in Forest County

Area Man to Be Sentenced Today for Assaulting Woman in Vehicle in Forest County

| February 16, 2024

FOREST CO., Pa. (EYT) – An area man who pleaded guilty to assaulting a woman while they were traveling in a vehicle in Kingsley Township, Forest County, will be sentenced on Friday morning.

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Seneca Man Held for Court in Case of Sexual Assault of Young Children, Child Pornography

Seneca Man Held for Court in Case of Sexual Assault of Young Children, Child Pornography

| February 16, 2024

VENANGO COUNTY, Pa. (EYT) – A Seneca man accused of sexual abuse of children and possession of child pornography was held for court on Wednesday.

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Shapiro Administration Partners With Industry Leaders Statewide To Invest $4.2 Million In Pennsylvania’s Workforce

Shapiro Administration Partners With Industry Leaders Statewide To Invest $4.2 Million In Pennsylvania’s Workforce

| February 16, 2024

ALLENTOWN, Pa. – The Shapiro Administration and Workforce Board Lehigh Valley joined labor leaders, public-school educators, legislators and Allentown business leaders on Thursday to announce $4.2 million in Industry Partnership grants for workforce projects statewide.

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State Bear Harvest Totals 2,920

State Bear Harvest Totals 2,920

| February 16, 2024

HARRISBURG, Pa. – There was a time when black bear hunting occupied a faithful, but small, niche in Pennsylvania’s hunting calendar.

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Four Golden Eagle Wrestlers Featured in Most Recent NCAA Rankings Release

Four Golden Eagle Wrestlers Featured in Most Recent NCAA Rankings Release

| February 16, 2024

INDIANAPOLIS – The NCAA has announced the second coaches ranking and first Ratings Percentage Index (RPI) for the 2024 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships.

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Local Woman Accused of Making Multiple False Sexual Assault Allegations

Local Woman Accused of Making Multiple False Sexual Assault Allegations

| February 15, 2024

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – A local woman is facing charges for allegedly making multiple false sexual assault allegations.

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Birthday Wishes: Jenna Turns One!

Birthday Wishes: Jenna Turns One!

| February 15, 2024

A birthday wish, brought to you by The Haskell House.

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Charges Against Local Man Accused of Exposing His Genitals, Sexually Assaulting Woman at Personal Care Home Moves Forward in Court

Charges Against Local Man Accused of Exposing His Genitals, Sexually Assaulting Woman at Personal Care Home Moves Forward in Court

| February 15, 2024

SUGARCREEK BOROUGH, Pa. (EYT) – Charges against a local man who allegedly exposed himself and sexually assaulted a woman at a personal care facility were held for court on Wednesday.

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Shapiro Administration Awards $444,000 in Wild Resource Conservation Program Grants

Shapiro Administration Awards $444,000 in Wild Resource Conservation Program Grants

| February 15, 2024

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn on Wednesday announced that $444,364 has been awarded to 12 projects aimed at protecting Pennsylvania’s native biodiversity.

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Charges Against Emlenton Man Accused of Threatening, Harassing Three Women Held for Court

Charges Against Emlenton Man Accused of Threatening, Harassing Three Women Held for Court

| February 15, 2024

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – Charges against an Emlenton man accused of terroristic threats and related offenses were held for court on Wednesday.

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State Police Calls: OC Man Arrested for Harassment, Several Traffic Violations

State Police Calls: OC Man Arrested for Harassment, Several Traffic Violations

| February 15, 2024

VENANGO COUNTY, Pa. (EYT) – Area state police/-based State Police responded to the following incidents:

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Jurski Breaks Record to Highlight Clarion Swimming & Diving’s Opening Day at PSAC Championships

Jurski Breaks Record to Highlight Clarion Swimming & Diving’s Opening Day at PSAC Championships

| February 15, 2024

CARLISLE, Pa. – Joslyn Jurski broke a 31-year-old school record and hit an NCAA B cut in the process, highlighting the Golden Eagle women’s swimming & diving team’s first day at the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Championships.

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7-Day Weather Forecast for Venango County

7-Day Weather Forecast for Venango County

| February 15, 2024

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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