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Koyack Drafted By Jacksonville; Howsare Signs With The Jets

Oil City High School graduate Ben Koyack was selected Saturday by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the seventh round (#229 overall) of the annual NFL draft. The Notre Dame tight end (6-5; 255 lbs.) was the sixteenth tight end selected in this year’s draft.  Koyack caught 30 passes for 317 yards and two touchdowns as a senior, and…

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Clarion Man Hospitalized In Pittsburgh After Having Been Struck By Car

A Clarion man was rushed to a Pittsburgh hospital on Saturday night after he was struck by a car as he crossed a Clarion highway. 43 year-old Herbert Long was reportedly being treated on Sunday for major injuries. Police officials say Long was crossing South…

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Local Chambers Of Commerce To Host Legislative Breakfast On Friday

Two local Chamber of Commerce bodies have announced that they will host a legislative breakfast involving a panel discussion with candidates in two of the races in the upcoming primary elections. The Franklin Chamber and Venango Area Chamber will host the candidates in the county…

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Justin Moore Announced As Crawford County Fair Performer

The Crawford County Fair Board has reported that country performer Justin Moore has been signed to appear at the second officially-announced concert at the 2015 edition of the fair in…

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Former Reno Financial Advisor Sentenced To 5-To-20 Years In Case Involving Alleged Use Of Elderly Client’s Money

A former Franklin man who once had an investment office in Reno was sentenced last week to five-to-twenty years in state prison in a case in which he was accused…

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Oil City Man Sentenced To Up To Seven Years In Criminal Trespassing Case

An Oil City man was sentenced last week to thirty-four months to seven years in state prison on his February guilty plea to a charge of attempted criminal trespassing in what…

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