Venango County News

Oil City Teen Transported to Hospital Following Weather-Related Crash on Route 227

| May 10, 2021
Oil City Teen Transported to Hospital Following Weather-Related Crash on Route 227

OILCREEK TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Police say an Oil City teen was transported to UPMC Northwest following a weather-related crash on State Route 227 on Sunday afternoon.

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Passenger Ejected From Vehicle in President Township

| May 10, 2021
Passenger Ejected From Vehicle in President Township

PRESIDENT TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Police say a woman was ejected from a vehicle during a one-vehicle crash in President Township on Friday afternoon.

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Woman Who Crashed While Allegedly DUI With Three Young Children in Her Vehicle Held for Court

| May 10, 2021
Woman Who Crashed While Allegedly DUI With Three Young Children in Her Vehicle Held for Court

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – A woman who crashed her vehicle in Clinton Township while allegedly driving under the influence with three small children as passengers was recently held for court on related charges.

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Polk Center Employee Charged With Assaulting Resident Waives Hearing

| May 10, 2021
Polk Center Employee Charged With Assaulting Resident Waives Hearing

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – A Polk Center employee who is charged with two assaults on a resident of the facility recently waived his hearing in court.

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Police Seeking Information on Theft of Nintendo Switch Game System in Sandycreek Township

| May 10, 2021
Police Seeking Information on Theft of Nintendo Switch Game System in Sandycreek Township

SANDYCREEK TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Franklin-based State Police are asking the public for information on the theft of a Nintendo Switch game system in Sandycreek Township.

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Featured Local Job: Summer Food Crew

| May 10, 2021
Featured Local Job: Summer Food Crew

The County of Venango is currently accepting applications for three temporary (06/10/21 through 08/27/21) part-time Food Crew positions for the state food/summer playground program.

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Crockpot Chunky Chili

| May 10, 2021
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Crockpot Chunky Chili

Venango County Recipe of the Day: Crockpot Chunky Chili – Sponsored by Clarion Federal Credit Union.

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Comically Incorrect: Lifeline Alert!

| May 10, 2021
Comically Incorrect: Lifeline Alert!

An editorial cartoon by A.F. Branco: Lifeline Alert!

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All American Awards and Engraving Soldier Spotlight: Boyd (Bubba) Goughler

| May 9, 2021
All American Awards and Engraving Soldier Spotlight: Boyd (Bubba) Goughler

Boyd Goughler served our country in the United States Air Force.

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Fryburg Mayfest: Bruce Wilson ​Memorial Car Cruise Set for May 29

| May 9, 2021
Fryburg Mayfest: Bruce Wilson ​Memorial Car Cruise Set for May 29

FRYBURG, Pa. (EYT) – The Bruce Wilson Memorial Car Cruise is scheduled for Saturday, May 29, during the Fryburg Mayfest event.

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Oil City Man Faces Charges for Providing False Information to Purchase Firearm, Fleeing From Police

| May 9, 2021
Oil City Man Faces Charges for Providing False Information to Purchase Firearm, Fleeing From Police

CRANBERRY TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Charges have been filed against an Oil City man who reportedly fled from police who were attempting to serve a bench warrant on him at a local sporting goods store.

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SPONSORED: The Korner Restaurant Is Offering Turkey Dinner Today, Other Daily Specials Throughout the Week, Dine-In or Take-Out

| May 9, 2021
SPONSORED: The Korner Restaurant Is Offering Turkey Dinner Today, Other Daily Specials Throughout the Week, Dine-In or Take-Out

RIMERSBURG, Pa. (EYT) – The Korner Restaurant is offering Turkey Dinner as their special on Sunday, May 9. There are also daily specials and homemade soup throughout the week!

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Case Against Former SCI Forest Employee Accused of Sexual Relationship With Inmate Moves to Common Pleas Court

| May 9, 2021
Case Against Former SCI Forest Employee Accused of Sexual Relationship With Inmate Moves to Common Pleas Court

FOREST CO., Pa. (EYT) – The case against a former SCI Forest employee accused of having a sexual relationship with an inmate at the facility recently moved forward in court.

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The Medical Minute: Mammograms and the COVID-19 Vaccine

| May 9, 2021
The Medical Minute: Mammograms and the COVID-19 Vaccine

HERSHEY, Pa. – Some women who have been vaccinated for COVID-19 have noticed a startling development ― lumps that in the past might have meant cancer.

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Sandy’s Orange-Pineapple Cake

| May 9, 2021
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Sandy’s Orange-Pineapple Cake

Venango County Recipe of the Day: Sandy’s Orange-Pineapple Cake – Sponsored by Clarion Federal Credit Union.

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Comically Incorrect: Welcome to the Club

| May 9, 2021
Comically Incorrect: Welcome to the Club

An editorial cartoon by A.F. Branco: Welcome to the Club.

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Claytoonz: Tucker Abuse

| May 9, 2021
Claytoonz: Tucker Abuse

An editorial cartoon by Clay Jones: Tucker Abuse.

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Clintonville Volunteer Fire Department to Host Spaghetti Dinner to Benefit Injured Firefighter

| May 8, 2021
Clintonville Volunteer Fire Department to Host Spaghetti Dinner to Benefit Injured Firefighter

CLINTONVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – Clintonville Volunteer Fire Department is hosting a Spaghetti Benefit Dinner on May 16 to benefit a Clintonville firefighter who was struck by a semi-truck while directing traffic at the scene of a crash on Interstate 80.

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Oil City Woman Behind Bars for Allegedly Giving Juvenile Meth

| May 8, 2021
Oil City Woman Behind Bars for Allegedly Giving Juvenile Meth

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – An Oil City woman is behind bars on child endangerment and related charges for allegedly providing a juvenile with methamphetamine.

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SPONSORED: Class A&B CDL Drivers Wanted at DTA in Kennerdell

| May 8, 2021
SPONSORED: Class A&B CDL Drivers Wanted at DTA in Kennerdell

KENNERDELL, Pa. – DTA located in Kennerdell, Pa., has an immediate need for Class A and B CDL Drivers.

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