Progress reports to be distributed

COAL TOWNSHIP - The Shamokin Area Middle/High School will distribute progress reports to students Friday. All students in grades 7 to 12 will receive a progress report to update parents with their child's academic status.

Children welcome to Scenes with Santa

COAL TOWNSHIP - Shamokin Area Middle/High School Indian Pride Club will again sponsor its Scenes with Santa project from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the lobby.

Admission is free.

Parents are welcome to bring their children to the event, where there will be seven photographic settings for parents to snap pictures of their children. Indian Pride members will available to help take family photos, but parents should bring their own cameras.

Also, a Christmas video will be playing on the big screen in the auditorium.

Children can also make crafts, decorate a cookie to eat, meet and talk to Santa and receive a gift.

Name the Deer contest starts

MOUNT CARMEL - The Mount Carmel Lions and Mount Carmel Rotary clubs' Name the Deer contest begins today. Voting boxes are located at Academy Sports Center, Hollywood Pizza and Matlow's Clothing Store.