Traffic update: The town will be replacing a waterline in Culp Street from Iredell Avenue to Main Street. Sections of Culp Street will be closed to through traffic during May and June as work progresses. For information, call the Engineering Department at 704-663-4510.
CBCC Blood Drives: 2-6p.m. May25 at Primrose School of Lake Norman, 173 Raceway Drive, Mooresville. Also, 3:30-7:30p.m. May28 at The Grand Theatre AmStar, 206 Norman Station Blvd., Mooresville; donors here get a free movie ticket. The Community Blood Center of the Carolinas' minimum weight requirement for blood donors is 120 pounds. www.cbcc.us.
Offices closed: County offices closed May30 in observance of Memorial Day holiday.
Budget meetings: The Catawba County Board of Commissioners budget hearings with departments and agencies included in the proposed fiscal year 2011-2012 County budget are 8a.m.- 5p.m. May31 at 1924 Courthouse, 30 N. College Ave., Newton. The public hearing and budget wrap-up will be 7 p.m. June 2.
Competition: Senior Epic, a squad of the Odyssey All-star Cheerleaders from Lake Norman and Lincolnton took first place in the U.S. cheerleading finals in Washington, D.C., recently.