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Oil City High School Honor Roll | Community News  Oil City Derrick

The following students at Oil City High School were named to the honor roll for the second quarter grading period:

Photos: Best of Varsity Cup 2019 awards

See all the photos from the Best of Varsity Cup 2019 awards, held at the Bayfront Convention Center on June 26, 2019. The keynote speaker was former Buffalo ...

Oil City High School of 1968 holds 50-year reunion  Oil City Derrick

The Oil City High School Class of 1968 held its 50-year reunion Saturday, July 28, at Cross Creek Resort.There were 82 class members in attendance including ...

Oil City prom set for May 10 | Community News  Oil City Derrick

The Oil City High School prom will be held from 7 to 10 p.m. Friday, May 10, at the Oil City Moose Club along Halyday Run Road. Girls who are vying for prom ...

Messina set to enjoy more time with family after resigning at CP  Sharonherald

SHARON – A new girls basketball coach will be in place at Commodore Perry High School this winter. Bob Messina resigned in March after guiding the Lady ...

Lt. Gov. Fetterman visits Venango County  Titusville Herald

Lieutenant Governor John Fetterman found Venango County strongly in favor of the legalization of recreational marijuana on Sunday, at least based on the ...

Cole-led Oil City edges McLane in title game

Oilers standout back sets career District 10 single-season rushing record in 14-12 victory in Class 5A final. EDINBORO — General McLane coach Jim Wells said ...

Oil City, Clarion-Limestone fall in football playoffs  Oil City Derrick

Oil City High School lost to Hollidaysburg, 33-22, in a PIAA Class 5A subregional playoff game, and Clarion-Limestone was defeated by Coudersport, 22-12, in a ...

Moving tribute | Front Page  Oil City Derrick

A candlelight vigil was held Thursday night at the Innis Street playground in Oil City in memory of Jessica Stephens, an Oil City teacher who passed away ...

Marching Bands Perform | Multimedia  Oil City Derrick

The Oil City High School Oiler Marching Band will again hold its annual Music in Oil Country festival on Saturday beginning at 7 p.m. Schools that will be ...

Oil City's Francis, Cole headed to Clarion | Local Sports  Oil City Derrick

Two Oil City High School football standouts - DeMarco Francis (second from left) and Christian Cole (third from left) signed letters-of-intent to continue their ...

Homecoming spirit | Front Page  Oil City Derrick

Oil City High School's homecoming activities Thursday evening brought a large, enthusiastic crowd to the South Side in summer-like conditions.

Oil City high school teacher charged with corruption of minors after having relationship with student  WTAE Pittsburgh

According to police, this took place on school property both during and after the school day.

Venango County Date Set for Marijuana Legalization Listening Tour

Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman will bring his legalization listening tour to Venango County on Sunday, March 10. He will hear the community's thoughts ...

From Oil City High School to Heinz Field: Jaguars TE returns to face hometown Steelers in playoffs  WTAE Pittsburgh

From Oil City High School to Heinz Field: Jaguars TE returns to face hometown Steelers in playoffs.

Bulldogs top Oilers for 10-0 start | Sports  Meadville Tribune

There have been years were the Bulldogs were clear favorites going into the Oilers' gym but, for whatever reasons, would come out of it with a scary near-miss ...

Titusville beats George Junior Republic, 89-67, in 4A Quarterfinals  Titusville Herald

OIL CITY — Titusville and George Junior came out swinging during Thursday's District 10 Class 4A Boys Basketball Quarterfinal at Oil City High School, but it ...

Villa Maria's playoff run ends in quarterfinals - Sports

North Catholic eliminates Victors with 61-41 win in Class 4A matchup.

Student robotics enthusiasts prepare for upcoming tourney | Free  Oil City Derrick

Venango Technology Center hosted a robotics scrimmage Thursday in preparation for a tournament later this month.

Girl with local ties headed to World Special Olympics  Oil City Derrick

A former Oil City resident's daughter has been chosen to be part of a 313-member delegation representing the United States at the 2019 Special Olympics World ...

Cole sets records in OC thrashing | Local Sports  Oil City Derrick

WARREN - Christian Cole has been etching his name into the Oil City High School record books all season long, and he continued that trend during Friday ...

Titusville preparing to name OC grad new school leader  Oil City Derrick

Titusville Area School Board members have announced that they will consider the election of Stephanie Keebler as the school district's next superintendent at a ...

Class Gatherings | Community News  Oil City Derrick

Oil City Class of 1958. Members of the Oil City High School Class of 1958 will meet at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Log Cabin Family Restaurant in Seneca.

Coroner identifies homicide-suicide victims | Front Page  Oil City Derrick

Venango County Coroner Christina Rugh tonight identified the victims of Saturday's homicide-suicide at an Oil City residence as Keriann Beach, 25, and Corey ...

Thousands of students studied at landmark Lincoln School  Oil City Derrick

Extensive renovations planned for the Land of Laughter playground on Oil City's North Side will be done at a site very familiar to thousands of youngsters who ...

Musicians get in tune | Free  Oil City Derrick

Young musicians have filled Fellowship Hall of First Baptist Church in Franklin this week with the sounds of music and jokes during this year's Junior Silver ...

Roundup: Larimer falls in semis; GC boys win Oil Country Invite title  Sharonherald

BOYS TENNIS. Hickory's Dallas Larimer advanced to Saturday's semifinals in the District 10 Class 2A Singles Tournament at Westwood Racquet Club in Erie.

Oil City Class of 1967 holds 50-year reunion | Community News  Oil City Derrick

The Oil City High School Class of 1967 held its 50-year reunion Sept. 15-17 at Cross Creek Resort near Titusville. Those who attended include (from left): Row 1 ...

Fourth-generation family member joins Goss Gas | Community News  Oil City Derrick

Monika Goss has joined Goss Gas as the new purchasing and inventory manager.

New superintendent at OC | Front Page  Oil City Derrick

Oil City School Board members on Monday approved Oil City High School co-principal Lynda Weller as the district's next superintendent.

OC names top 2019 graduates | Community News  Oil City Derrick

Riley Weller is the valedictorian and Julia Burton is the salutatorian of the Oil City High School Class of 2019.

Relay For Life idea hits jackpot in Franklin  Oil City Derrick

More than 300 people on Saturday were treated to a show they won't likely forget: Drag Queen Bingo.

Bishop Shanahan High School Wins Governor's STEM Competition  MyChesCo

HARRISBURG, PA — With expanding science and technology education a top priority of the Wolf administration, the Department of Education (PDE) announced ...

Meet the District 10 Football Big School All-Stars

Cathedral Prep's Lucas, Oil City's Cole highlights D-10 All-Stars.

Milk mission | Front Page  Oil City Derrick

Fourteen-year-old Kaylee Knapp has a "passion" for milk, specifically for increasing its consumption among schoolchildren.

Seneca Valley Wins Third Straight Academic Decathlon

Seneca Valley Wins 3rd Straight Academic Decathlon - Cranberry, PA - These smart students recently competed in the event at Oil City High School.

162 get certificates | Front Page  Oil City Derrick

Venango Technology Center awarded certificates to 162 graduates from local high schools during the school's 50th annual commencement program Thursday.

Seneca Valley Academic Decathlon Team Finishes 1st Again

SV Academic Decathlon Team Finishes 1st Again - Cranberry, PA - It's not the first time this year the team has triumphed in a competition..

Hermansen, Sharon L. | Obituaries  Mooresville Tribune

Sharon L. Hermansen MOORESVILLE Sharon L. Hermansen, 69, of Mooresville, died peacefully at home, Sunday, June 9, 2019. Sharon Lee Wynkoop was ...

Feldman writing finalists recognized | Community News  Oil City Derrick

Winners in the 27th annual Margaret Feldman Competition for Excellence in Writing were announced Thursday during a reception at St. John's Episcopal ...

OCHS prom queen, king named | Free  Oil City Derrick

Amanda Espy and Reece Berry were crowned Oil City High School prom queen and king Friday. She is the daughter of Rosalyn and David Espy. He is the son ...

Oil City man builds 45-year radio career  Titusville Herald

When Sam Gordon was a little boy, his family had a radio in nearly every room, and he could see the big WKRZ callsign on a tower atop Rich Hill from his Oil ...

OC native Gregory, prominent business leader, dies | Front Page  Oil City Derrick

An Oil City native who became a major force in the international chemical industry has died of respiratory illness in Hampshire, England.

Raymond C. 'Ray' Szalewicz, 66  Titusville Herald

Raymond C. “Ray” Szalewicz, 66, of Titusville, passed away Friday afternoon Jan. 18, 2019, at Meadville Medical Center following an extended illness.

Collecting Steelhead to Ensure Fish for the Future

Dozens of volunteers put on waders and grabbed nets today to collect steelhead from lower Trout Run in Fairview. Students from Oil City High School and ...

Second man to be honored at golf outing that helps VC grads  Oil City Derrick

An annual charity golf outing that provides scholarships to Venango Catholic High School students will honor a second man this year.

Similarities lead to simple deal | Front Page  Oil City Derrick

Some business deals are complex and lengthy as owner and buyer sort out details en route to finding common ground.

Racing enthusiast eyes go-kart track in Cranberry  Oil City Derrick

A young Oil City business owner is eyeing the construction of an oval dirt track for go-kart racing on his Cranberry Township property.

District 10 boys basketball playoff previews, March 1 - Sports

Four championship games, three 3rd-place games scheduled for Friday.

Barbara J. Harger Bickel, 82  Titusville Herald

Mrs. Barbara J. Harger Bickel, 82, formerly of Cloverdale Road, Titusville, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, at 10:15 a.m. at Sugarcreek Station in ...

Demo project recalls 'grand' OC neighborhood | Front Page  Oil City Derrick

As businessman Jack Roser launches a demolition project targeting a row of brick buildings he owns along Oil City's Main Street, it prompts a look back at the ...

New pastor making himself at home in Wayne, Koppel churches - News  Ellwood City Ledger

WAYNE TWP. — The Rev. Jay Sterling became the pastor of churches in Wurtemburg and Koppel only a month ago, but he already is feeling right at home.

DePriest brothers both strike gold | Local Sports  Oil City Derrick

Snowboarding brothers Brooklyn and Beckett DePriest, the sons of Oil City High School graduate Jarrod DePriest and wife Courtney, each won gold medals last ...


GREENVILLE – There was a brand, new layout for this season's Mercer County Cross Country Invitational, but essentially the same, old results ... with a ...

Tributes | — ERIN IRENE BOUCHER  Youngstown Vindicator

Youngstown, Ohio | Tributes, In Memoriam, Deaths, Obituaries, for Warren, Austintown, Boardman, Canfield, Poland.

Couple's deaths under investigation  Titusville Herald

FRENCHCREEK TOWNSHIP, Venango County — Pennsylvania State Police have released the names of a Franklin area husband and wife of 43 years who ...

DePriest brothers fare well at nationals | Local Sports  Oil City Derrick

Brooklyn and Beckett DePriest of Rocklin, California, both competed recently in the USASA National Snowboarding Championships at Colorado's Copper ...

Major facelift coming at OC McDonald's | Front Page  Oil City Derrick

Nearly $1 million in renovations will be completed next month at the Oil City McDonald's restaurant.

Out of the Archives - Gay Street playground flourished in 1960s, 70s  Oil City Derrick

The late Pete Scierka, an Oil City High School teacher, worked as a summer playground director at the old Gay Street School on Oil City's North Side.

OHF has changed since '78  Oil City Derrick

Aside from a bit of wet weather on Saturday, near-perfect conditions for the parade and fireworks on Saturday night and the car cruise on Sunday helped close ...

Wedding: Lashinsky, Falkenstein | Community News  Oil City Derrick

Rachel Lashinsky and Kyle Falkenstein exchanged wedding vows at 2 p.m. Oct. 1 on the beach at St. Regis Resort located at North Topsail Beach, North ...

Enterprise residents share memories of their dads for Father's Day  Titusville Herald

Oh, say can you see, by the dawn's early light, what so proudly we hailed at the twilight's last gleaming”

THE OLD CORNER STORES | Front Page  Oil City Derrick

As the former Thorne's Market in Oil City's East End stays empty, area shoppers are faced with vastly diminished options to purchase food.

Hadley, John  The Daily Progress

John Robert "Bob" "Bibs" Hadley John Robert "Bob" Hadley, 68, died Friday, April 25, 2014, peacefully at his home in Charlottesville, Virginia, from ALS, also ...

Millcreek School Board extends superintendent's contract with pay raise

William Hall will serve through June 2023 at an annual salary of $178000.

Comcast NBCUniversal Awards $188,000 in Scholarships to 178 Pennsylvania High School Seniors  PR Newswire

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast NBCUniversal today announced that it has awarded approximately $188,000 in scholarships for ...

Photos: 2018 Best of Varsity Cup all stars

See all the photos of our 2018 Best of Varsity Cup all stars who were photographed in our studio this spring in advance of the Best of Varsity Cup awards ...

Dieselboy's Pittsburgh Roots | Music | Pittsburgh  PGH City Paper

DJ and producer Dieselboy is well known internationally, but when he was coming up — going to college at the University of Pittsburgh and leaning to DJ on ...

Comcast Awards $190,000 In Scholarships To 180 Pennsylvania High School Seniors  PR Newswire

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comcast Foundation today announced the 2016 recipients of its annual Leaders and Achievers® ...

Woman's QS fortune went to her stray dog  Oil City Derrick

One of Venango County's largest oil-driven fortunes went to the dogs 50 years ago.

Charles Edmond Breene  Titusville Herald

Charles Edmond Breene, of Oil City, passed away unexpectedly, Monday, July 27, 2015, at UPMC Hamot, in Erie. He was 73 years of age. Born Dec. 3, 1941, in ...

Flaherty off to hot start with Gators | Local Sports  Oil City Derrick

TUCSON, Ariz. - Former Oil City High School standout Cullen Flaherty had a stellar 10-game stretch for the Allegheny College baseball team during the Gators' ...

Comcast Awards $184,000 in Scholarships to Pennsylvania High School Seniors  PR Newswire

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comcast Foundation, founded in 1999 to provide charitable support to its local communities and to ...

GC, Mercer boys soccer teams advance to D-10 semis; WM spikers beat Saegertown  The Herald

The Commodore Perry, Grove City, Hickory, Kennedy Catholic, Mercer and Slippery Rock boys soccer teams were in action on Tuesday in the District 10 ...


The District 10 playoffs took a heavy toll on Mercer County teams in volleyball and boys and girls soccer. T.

Education | Community News  Oil City Derrick

Achievements. Kelsey Amsdell, daughter of Scott Amsdell of Oil City and Lori Amsdell, formerly of Oil City, passed the Florida bar examination and was hired as ...

Charlie Fiessinger makes most of experience as walk-on  Observer Online

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