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McCullough Releases New Editions of Trilogy

Cranberry High School graduate Corey McCullough’s books are now available to readers everywhere. McCullough spends most of his time as a freelance writer, copy editor, and proofreader; but he also writes books in the genres of fantasy and science fiction, and occasionally speaks to local students about fiction writing, creativity, and turning a passion into […]

February 22, 2019   No Comments

Committee Looking to Complete WWI Memorial

In 2013, the Venango County Historical Society formed a committee, spearheaded by Mr. Robert Billingsley, to create a memorial for  Venango County residents who served during World War I. The memorial would consist of two components—a doughboy, representing all of those who fought during the war, and a trench, which bears the names of those […]

February 21, 2019   No Comments

Congressman Glenn Thompson Opens New Office in Oil City

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson was sworn in as United States Representative for Pennsylvania’s 15th Congressional District for the 116th Congress on January 3. Representative Thompson, a life-long resident of Howard, Centre County, is the co-chairman of the Bipartisan Career and Technical Education Caucus and the German-American Caucus. With the start of the 116th Congress, […]

February 20, 2019   No Comments

OCHS Career Fair Set For March 7

Oil City High School is excited to invite local businesses to attend the annual Career & College Fair on March 7, 2019. This event helps students gain a better understanding of career and job opportunities in and around the Venango region. Educators organizing the fair suggest that students would benefit most from meeting a diverse […]

February 19, 2019   No Comments

Get On the Trail Contest

The Get on the Trail Business Plan Contest is back! The goal is to provide services to the region’s outdoor recreation trails by offering rewards to new and expanding businesses. The applicants must submit solid business plans to provide vital goods and services to users of the bike trails, mountain bike trails, hiking trails, water […]

February 19, 2019   No Comments