Two Killed in Venango County Crash
Two people were killed in a collision on Richard Frame Memorial Highway in Venango County. Crash scene investigators say that Jeffrey Sumpter of Louisville Ohio and Jeffery Fry of Utica crashed when Sumpter drifted into the opposing lane of traffic and caused a head on collision. Both men were declared dead at the scene.
Woman Assaults Husband with Doorknob
69 year old Patricia Gourley of Meadville is facing assault and harassment charges after hurling objects at her husband. Authorities responded to call by a neighbor reporting a domestic dispute and say Mr. Gourley had lacerations on his head from being struck in the face by a doorknob.
Democratic Response to Governor’s Budget Address
Yesterday we covered the republican response to Governor Tom Wolf’s Budget address and today we will talk about the democratic response. As a whole the democratic party had some misgivings but were pleased with the increases in education spending. They also supported the Governor’s renewed commitment to pass legislation increasing the minimum wage.