National Night Out in Conover
Conover is gearing up for their annual National Night Out event.
On Aug. 5, communities around the country will hold events sponsored by their local police departments as a part of the national day.
"It's a community event that they do nationwide," said Lt. Mark Stump with Conover Police. "We've been participating 17 years and it's a nationwide event."
To read more of this story, pick up the Wednesday edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.