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Titusville Man Charged With Indecent Assault On 11 Year-Old Girl

A Titusville-area man was charged Friday for the indecent assault of an 11 year-old girl. 20 year-old Joshua Kinnear was charged with three counts, and reportedly posted bail. State Police reports indicated the charges stem from allegations about an incident in early August at a residence on Troy Road in Cherrytree Township in northern Venango…

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Hopewell Woman Pleads Guilty For Having Brass Knuckles At Venango Co. Courthouse

A Hopewell woman entered a guilty plea in Venango County Court last week in a case in which she had been accused of previously carrying a pair of brass knuckles into the courthouse. 28 year-old Stasha Fink pleaded guilty to a charge of the possession of a prohibited weapon.  She is to be sentenced on…

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Region Joins The Great Shakeout Earthquake Drill October 17

The states in the northeastern United States are, for the first time, being organized into their own region for participation in the Great Shakeout earthquake drill. Last year, more than 19-million people worldwide took part in the emergency exercise, but this is the first year in which an organized participation recruitment has been undertaken specifically…

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Steelers Earn First Win, Record First Two Takeaways

Ben Roethlisberger and Emmanuel Sanders hooked up on a 55-yard touchdown pass play, and Shaun Suisham kicked four field goals on Sunday as the Pittsburgh Steelers earned their first win of the season, beating the New York Jets 19-6 at The Meadowlands in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The Steelers (1-4) also recorded their first two…

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Crosby Gets Pens’ 2nd Hat Trick Of The Season In 5-4 Victory At Tampa Bay

Sidney Crosby’s three goals on Saturday night lifted the Pittsburgh Penguins (4-1) to a 5-4 win over the Lightning in Tampa Bay. The hat trick was the Penguins’ second already this season.  Jussi Jokinen recorded a three-goal game earlier last week. Matt Niskanen scored the game-winner on a power play goal with 18 seconds remaining…

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Keselowski Salvages Season With Win At Charlotte

After winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup racing series in 2012, Brad Keselowski failed this year to make the 13-car field for the season-ending, 10-race Chase for the Cup, but he made personal amends on Saturday night by winning the fifth race in this year’s Chase, the Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway in…

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Savage Sacked Eight Times In Pitt’s 19-9 Loss At Virginia Tech

Pitt quarterback Tom Savage was sacked eight times Saturday, and the Pitt Panthers dropped a 19-9 victory to 24th-ranked Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia. Pitt’s offense was held to a 47-yard field goal by Chris Blewitt until Savage scored on a 9-yard keeper with 2:01 remaining in the game. The Hokies (6-1; 3-0 ACC) scored…

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Nittany Lions Knock Michigan From Top 25 With Four-Overtime Win

Bill Belton scored on a 2-yard touchdown run in the fourth overtime on Saturday, and Penn State pulled out a 43-40 win over then-ranked and unbeaten Michigan before a Homecoming crowd of 107,844 at Beaver Stadium in State College. The Nittany Lions (4-2; 1-1 Big Ten) claimed the victory despite having trailed 34-24 until a…

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Oilers Throw 49-0 Shutout At Titusville; Knights Drop 2-Pt. Home Contest To Meadville

Kevin Daly and Logan Way added to their impressive career numbers on Friday night, helping the Oil City Oilers throw a 49-0 shutout over the Titusville Rockets on Friday night on Titusville’s Homecoming weekend at Carter Field. Daly rushed for 103 yards and four touchdowns, tying Eric McDay’s school record of 37 career TD’s, and…

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High School Football Results – 2013 Week 7

High School Football Results – Week 7   Friday, October 11: Oil City 49, Titusville 0 Meadville 36, Franklin 34 Slippery Rock 49, Grove City 21 Warren 42, Corry 21 General McLane 77, Bradford 0 DuBois 55, Brookville 14 Lakeview 62, Cochranton 8 Maplewood 54, Saegertown 31 Greenville 14, Northwestern 13 Hickory 60, Farrell 14…

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