About 3,000 people in the Piney Green area of Jacksonville may want to have extra blankets handy tonight. Their electric provider is turning off the power for five hours overnight.
Jones-Onslow EMC says 3,000 people in the Piney Green area of Jacksonville will lose power from 11 p.m. Thursday until 4 a.m. Friday.
Crews need to replace a broken primary distribution pole. People from Piney Green Road to Halltown Road will lose power,
Including Waters Road, Grants Creek Road and Old Thirty Road. Also affected by the outage will be Montclair, Birchwood, Aragona Village, White Oak Estates, and Highland Forest subdivisions as well as Webb Apartments.