Albemarle Police and county firefighters want area residents to participate in “National Night Out.” The free event begins at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Darden Towe Park off Stony Point Road. Police Captain Pete Mainzer (pictured) says the Albemarle Parks and Rec staff is also helping with this year’s event. Mainzer was a recent guest on the Morning News with Rick and Jane.
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