Food drive: The Cornelius/Lake Norman Lions Club will hold a holiday food drive to benefit Loaves & Fishes Food Pantry in Davidson. People can bring items by Dec. 20 to: Edward Jones at 19809-B North Cove Road; Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce at 19900-101 West Catawba Ave.; The Charlotte Observer's office at 20916 Torrence Chapel Road; Lake Norman Realty at 20117 West Catawba Ave.; Carolina Art Garden/Just Baked Cupcakes & Coffee at 19725 Oak St.; Lake Norman Auto and Tire Center at 18705 Statesville Ave.; Piedmont Bank at 19525 W. Catawba Ave.; The Shop Around the Corner at 19901 S. Main St. in Cornelius; Carolina Art Garden/Just Baked Cupcakes & Coffee at 19725 Oak St. in Cornelius (Oak Street Mill); Lake Norman Auto and Tire Center at 18705 Statesville Ave.; Cornelius and Piedmont Bank at 19525 West Catawba Ave.; Cornelius. Questions? Call Angelo Lorusso Jr., president of the Lions Club, at 704-962-7576.
Students help athlete: Nicole Bradford, a U.S. Women's Trials Team Bike member, asked middle school art students at Davidson Day School to design a T-shirt for the recent 2010 International Six Day Enduro Bike off-road motorcycle competition in Moreli, Mexico. When not in riding gear, Bradford, the U.S. team and crew all wore the design, and Bradford won a gold medal in the competition.