Habitat homeowner session: Our Towns Habitat for Humanity will host a homeowner information session at 7 p.m. tonight at the Arts & Cultural Center in Huntersville for individuals and families in need of affordable housing. The session includes details on how to qualify for a Habitat home. Attendees must have lived or worked in Mooresville, Davidson, Cornelius or Huntersville at least one year.
Challenge results: The Town of Cornelius challenged residents to a 21-day weight loss competition to find Cornelius' biggest losers and raise funds for the Veterans Memorial Monument Fund. With 45 participants, the group lost a total of 234 pounds and raised $980. The first-place participant won the challenge, losing 17.6 pounds.
Discovery Place KIDS: Interim Director Barrett Long will begin effective March 4. Long is replacing Debbie Curry, who is stepping down after more than 11 years with Discovery Place Inc. Long brings more than 10 years of experience at Discovery Place and will oversee all daily museum operations. Curry was the Huntersville museum's first director.