Crash victims named

MOUNT CARMEL TOWNSHIP - The identities of two women involved in separate snow-related accidents Tuesday morning have been reported by Mount Carmel Township police.

Shana Stefanick, 33, of Drums, was injured in a one-vehicle accident shortly before 10 a.m. on the Merriam Mountain and transported by AREA Services Ambulance to Geisinger-Shamokin Area Community Hospital, where she underwent emergency room treatment for neck and back pain.

Police said Megan Brobst, 24, of Frackville, escaped injury in an accident at about 8 a.m. on the Natalie Mountain.

Photos with Santa help Make A Wish

COAL TOWNSHIP - A local photographer and family will again hold a fundraising photo shoot with Santa Claus on Sunday.

Joshua V. Bressi of Carriage House Studio will photograph children with Santa Claus from 5 to 8 p.m. at the home of Joe and Darlene Bressi, 1400 W. Mulberry St.

The cost for each photo is $5, and proceeds benefit the Make A Wish Foundation.

More than 100 children and several family pets turned out for last year's event.

SAT tests set for Saturday

COAL TOWNSHIP - The SAT Reasoning and Subject Tests will be administered to pre-registered candidates Saturday at Shamokin Area Middle-High School.

Check-in and room assignment will begin at 7:30 a.m. in the auditorium lobby.

All candidates must present photo ID.

Doors to the test center will close at 8 a.m. Candidates are reminded to park their vehicles in either of the side parking lots.

Candidates are reminded that cell phones are not permitted in the test center.

Students should consult their Registration Bulletin or for more information regarding test-day procedures.