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Union Members And The Public Rally At Oil City School Board Meeting To Maintain Local Cafeteria And Custodial Workers

Nearly every member of the union representing cafeteria and custodial workers in the Oil City Area School District showed up at the district’s school board meeting Monday night to once again protest a proposal by the board to outsource the workers’ jobs. Despite the presence of numerous signs, T-shirts and buttons showing their opinions that…

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Man Dies From Sunday Evening Motorcycle Crash On Bradleytown Road

The man who died following a motorcycle crash in Jackson Township, north of Cooperstown, on Sunday evening has been identified as Joseph Slater. The confirmation was made by medical officials in Erie.  Investigating State Police troopers have not yet released a final report. Earlier police releases stated…

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Polk Man Hurt When Motorcycle Hits Deer

In yet another incident involving motorcycle versus deer, a Polk man was injured early Tuesday morning when his bike hit a deer on Route 308 near Clintonville. State Police troopers say the incident occurred around 12:30 AM. 56 year-old Robert Foster sustained moderate injuries in…

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Oil City Woman Jailed After Allegedly Kicking Police Officers, Breaking Cruiser Window

An Oil City woman was taken to the Venango County Jail over the weekend after she allegedly kicked an Oil City Police officer and broke out a window on a police…

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Grove City Woman Seriously Injured In Crash On Route 208

A Grove City-area woman was airlifted to a Pittsburgh hospital early Sunday morning following a two-vehicle crash on Route 208 between Grove City and Barkeyville. State Police officials say 33…

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Oil City Man Sentenced To 5-And-A-Half To 20 Years In Prison For Three Area Burglaries

An Oil City man was sentenced last week to five-and-a-half to twenty years in state prison on his guilty pleas to charges connected with three burglaries that occurred in different Venango…

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