Lake Norman & Mooresville

News briefs


Vendors sought: The Davidson Farmer's Market is seeking vendors for local grapes; locally grown and ground cornmeal, wheat, spelt flower and other whole grains; locally grown and produced wine; local specialty chocolates and hot breakfast foods using locally grown ingredients. The 2012 season starts April 7.

The market does not need baked goods, meats or produce at this time. The guidelines and application are available at http:// davidson farmers application-guidelines/ .

The application deadline is Jan. 31. New vendors will be announced March 15.

Volunteers needed: The town of Davidson is looking for applicants to fill the town's seat on the Citizen Transit Advisory Group.

The Citizens Transit Advisory Group is an advisory committee that reviews the long-range transit system planning and proposed operating and capital programs from the community's perspective and makes recommendations. Meetings are held monthly in the Charlotte Mecklenburg Government Center.

To apply, fill out the online application at forms . The deadline is 5 p.m. Jan. 13.


Siren test: Sirens located around McGuire Nuclear Station will be tested at approximately 11:50 a.m. today. No public action is required during this three-minute test. Hearing a siren does not mean to evacuate. The siren sounding is a signal for residents to tune to a radio or TV station in their area that would carry an emergency alerting message.