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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 ...

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:

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 ...

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 ...

Fetterman will be at OCHS Sunday on listening tour  Oil City Derrick

Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman will bring what is billed as a statewide listening tour on the subject of legalizing recreational marijuana to Venango County ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

OC native establishes $1 million fund to honor parents, hometown  Oil City Derrick

Love for his parents and his hometown has spurred an Oil City native to establish a $1 million fund to honor both legacies.

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.

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 ...

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.

Gene M. Burt, 86  Titusville Herald

Mr. Gene M. Burt, 86, of Russell Corners Road, Pleasantville, passed away on Thursday evening, Oct. 4, 2018, at his son and daughter-in-law's home in Oil City.

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.

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.

Oilers win Region 3 crown | Local Sports  Oil City Derrick

Franklin's Jake Eshelman won the varsity boys race while the Oil City girls claimed the team title on Saturday at the Region 3 cross country meet hosted by Oil ...

Villa Maria's playoff run ends in quarterfinals - Sports

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

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 ...

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.

LaVerde claims another state title | Local Sports  Oil City Derrick

CANTON, Ohio - Tiger's back! No, not the golfer Tiger, but rather Oil City's very own Tiger LaVerde, who on Friday led the Kirtland Hornets to the District VI Ohio ...

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 ...

Workforce ready | Front Page  Oil City Derrick

From its spot overlooking Oil City, busloads of students ascend the hill to Venango Technology Center, winding their way through its large lobby and into ...

Meet the District 10 Football Big School All-Stars

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

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 ...

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..

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

District 10 boys basketball playoff previews, March 1 - Sports

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

Prom Memories  Oil City Derrick

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

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 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 ...

Tributes | — ERIN IRENE BOUCHER  Youngstown Vindicator

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

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 ...

DAHS BEST Robotics team places first overall in competition at Penn State DuBois  The Courier-Express

DuBOIS — The DuBois Area High School BEST (Boosting Engineering Science and Technology) Robotics team has done it again.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Class Gatherings | Community News  Oil City Derrick

Oil City Class of 1954. Members of the Oil City High School Class of 1954 will meet for a luncheon at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Amazing Foods in Franklin.

Wrapping up the year | Front Page  Oil City Derrick

Students at Hasson Heights Elementary School enjoyed a fun-filled last full day of school Monday during the school's annual Field Day.

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.

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 ...

Jailed killer seeks lighter sentence | Front Page  Oil City Derrick

For the second time in less than a year, a Venango County man serving a life sentence in state prison for murder is seeking a lighter sentence.

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 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 ...

Comcast Awards $173000 In Scholarships To Pennsylvania High School Seniors  3BL Media

(3BL Media) Harrisburg, PA - May 3, 2012 - The Comcast Foundation, founded in 1999 to provide charitable support to its local communities and to empower ...

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® ...


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

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 ...

Schools Aren't Preparing Disabled Students for Active Shooters  The Mighty

An investigation by The Mighty found that guidance given to schools forces students with disabilities, teachers and parents to dictate what needs to happen ...

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 ...

Muscle Milk® Provides $250,000 in Grants to 22 High School Athletic Programs Across the Country  PR Newswire

BENICIA, Calif., Feb. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CytoSport™, one of the largest sports nutrition companies in the U.S. and maker of Muscle Milk®, announced ...

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

Renee Griffin | Thursday, November 20, 2014. Fiessenger, 20140412, 2013-2014, 20140412, Blue Gold Game, Charlie Fiessinger Michael Yu | The Observer.

Wedding: Smith, Hollidge | Community News  Oil City Derrick

Eva Nicole Smith and Jeffrey Keith Hollidge Jr. exchanged wedding vows at 4:30 p.m. Jan. 24 in First Church of Christ Disciples, East Liverpool, Ohio.

Titusville football preview, 2016 - News

Titusville Rockets. Home field: John J. Carter Stadium. Coach: Tom Hancock 4th season 6-24. 2015 record. 1-9 overall. 0-7 Region 3. OFFENSE. Titusville is ...

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