September 2016



Doug Bankes from Donegal Construction Group sprays down a machine used for milling roadways. Bankes and other Donegal workers expect to complete the milling and paving of Center Street by Wednesday. (By Natasha Brenneman)

Center Street work underway

From staff reports Milling and paving work to improve Center Street in Oil City began Monday. The resurfacing work will extend from the intersection of…



Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Francisco Cervelli tags out Chicago Cubs' Willson Contreras to end a rundown between third and home in the sixth inning of a baseball game in Pittsburgh, Monday, Sept. 26, 2016. (AP)

Cubs lambaste Bucs

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Javier Baez hit a grand slam and drove in a career-high six runs while major league ERA leader Kyle Hendricks pitched six…



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Recent Deaths 9/27/16

Phyllis Aeleen Kluck, 83, formerly of Oil City, died Sept. 26, 2016. Irene Whitling, 90, formerly of Blairs Corners, died Sept. 26, 2016. Kenneth Henry Yarnell,…


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Pet of the day 9/26/16

Name: Butters Breed: Domestic Shorthair Mix Age: 2 years Sex: Male Size: Medium Color: Buff Declawed: No House-trained: Unknown Butters can be found at Venango…




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Resource fair set for Oct. 11

* Veterans Resource Fair: Did you serve in the military? You may be eligible for services. All veterans and families are invited to attend the Venango…






Pittsburgh's Ben Roethlisberger is sacked by Philadelphia defenseive lineman Bennie Logan. (AP)

Eagles clobber Steelers

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Carson Wentz threw for 301 yards and two touchdowns, a fierce defense shut down Ben Roethlisberger and Antonio Brown and the Philadelphia…



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Recent Deaths 9/26/16

William K. Womer, 69, of Franklin, died Sept. 25, 2016. Mildred Audine “Deanie” McConnell, 85, of Rouseville, formerly of Lake City, died Sept. 23, 2016. John…