Arrest made in murder of pregnant Amish woman
Spartansburg, Pa. (WJET/WFXP) — State police have announced the arrest of 52-year-old Shawn C. Cranston, of Corry, PA, in the killing of 23-year-old Rebekah Byler. Cranston is being charged with criminal homicide, criminal homicide of an unborn child, burglary and criminal trespass. He was arraigned just before 4:30 a.m. Saturday and is currently being held […]
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. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Tonight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southeast wind 6...
Oil City Woman Jailed After Police Find Her High on Heroin, Unconscious in Van While in Care of Three Children
CORNPLANTER TWP., Pa. (EYT) – An Oil City woman is in jail after authorities found her passed out on heroin in a van while she was in the care of three juveniles. Franklin-based State Police filed criminal charges against 21-year-old Breianna Aloha Hartzell, of Oil City, in Magisterial District Judge Andrew F. Fish’s office on Wednesday, February 28, according to court records.
State Police Presence at Dollar General in Corry
Erie News Now has new information on the search for the killer of a Crawford county mother. Beginning around 9 o'clock on Friday night, there was plenty of activity near the Dollar General store in Corry. The store was shut down and a red Jeep was the focus of investigators.
What else you could see in April’s total solar eclipse
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) — The Valley is preparing for the April total solar eclipse, when the moon will completely block Earth from the Sun for those in the path of totality. However, the eclipse won’t be the only thing you could see that’s from out of this world.
Open Your Homes and Hearts: The Dogs Of Seneca, PA Need You!
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around seneca..
Woman accused of aggravated assault, DUI
A Centerville woman is facing charges of aggravated assault by vehicle and DUI in connection with a multi-vehicle crash in Pinegrove Township in January. Franklin state police said in a criminal complaint that troopers responded Jan. 19 to a crash on Route 157 in which one of the drivers, Lindsey Sitarz, 39, was found to be obviously under the influence of alcohol.
Body in Oil City Creek Confirmed as Former Bradford Resident
The remains found in a creek in Venango County last Saturday have been identified as belonging to a former Bradford resident. Venango County Coroner Christina Rugh and family members have confirmed that the deceased man was 23-year-old Michael Austin of Oil City. Austin grew up in Bradford before moving to Oil City.
Online CATness raffle to benefit spay and neuter program
You have until the end of the month to win a variety of different prizes.
State Police Calls: Unauthorized Use of Vehicle Results in DUI Arrest of Local Man
CLARION COUNTY, Pa. (EYT) – Clarion-based State Police responded to the following incidents, according to reports released on Thursday, February 29:. Unauthorized Use of Vehicle Results in DUI Arrest in Shippenville Borough. PSP Clarion responded to the report of an unauthorized use of a motor vehicle on Third Street...
Domino’s awards northwestern Pennsylvania city $25K snow plowing grant
Over the winter, the chain restaurant launched the Plowing for Pizza program, which awarded 20 cities $25,000 to support snow-plowing efforts based on nominations from the public. Domino’s reasoning for this program: their belief that nothing should stand in the way of a carryout pizza.
Suzette memorial walk set March 27 to mark one year since death
A walk in remembrance of Oil City woman Suzette Nellis has been planned for March 27, one year to the day that her body was found near the Samuel Justus bike trail on Oil City’s West End. The walk will begin at 5 p.m. at the Oil City Marina...
3 face drug charges after traffic stop in Oil City
Three Oil City residents are facing drug charges, and one of them is additionally facing charges of resisting arrest, after a traffic stop in Oil City in September. Franklin state police, in a criminal complaint, said that on Sept. 4 they initiated a traffic stop on Seneca Street on a car that had driven past. Police discovered the vehicle was registered to 33-year-old Kaitlyn O’Brien, whom police found had a suspended license.
Fundraiser Organized for Local Man Found Drowned in Oil City
OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – A fundraiser has been organized for the family of a local man who was found drowned in Oil City last Saturday. The GoFundMe fundraiser is for the family of 23-year-old Michael J. Austin, of Oil City, who was discovered deceased on Saturday morning, February 24.
Local Man Accused of Threatening Woman with Rifle at Oil City Residence
OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – A local man was recently arrested on charges stemming from an incident in which he threatened a woman with a rifle in December. Court records show 21-year-old Damian Mikel Carter-Deal, of Franklin, was arraigned on the following criminal charges on Thursday, February 22, in front of District Judge Andrew F. Fish:
Local Man Accused of Stealing Nearly $500 Worth of Items from Walmart
CRANBERRY TWP., Pa. (EYT) – A local man is facing charges for allegedly stealing nearly $500.00 worth of items from Walmart in Cranberry Township. Court records show State Police in Franklin filed criminal charges against 32-year-old Tyler Joseph Hutchinson, of Oil City, in Magisterial District Judge Patrick E. Lowrey’s office on Tuesday, February 27.
NPRC Venango County Photo of the Day
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2 OC residents face drug, child endangerment charges
Two Oil City residents are facing drug charges and charges of endangering the welfare of children after a welfare check was conducted at their Halyday Run Road residence. Franklin state police, in a criminal complaint, said that just after midnight on Dec. 17, they responded to the residence for a Safe2Say call to check on the welfare of an individual, where they spoke to 31-year-old Jennifer Sylvester.
Route 8 Northbound Reopens Following Crash in Sandycreek Township
SANDYCREEK TWP., Pa. (EYT) – The northbound lanes of State Route 8 in Sandycreek Township, Venango County, have reopened to traffic following a crash earlier today, February 29. According to Venango County 9-1-1, a call came in around 7:30 a.m. on Thursday, February 29, for a crash on State...
Stoneboro, March 04 High School 🏐 Game Notice
The Rocky Grove Junior-Senior High School volleyball team will have a game with Lakeview High School on March 04, 2024, 16:00:00 CST. ALWAYS WANTED TO DUNK LIKE A TOTAL BADASS, OR DEVELOP ROCK-SOLID WORK ETHIC....