A winter weather advisory is in effect until 7am on Saturday for Beaufort, Mainland Hyde, Martin, Outer Banks Dare, Tyrrell, Washington and western Dare County. The threats are black ice and slick roadways.
A New Bern man is behind bars charged with first-degree statutory rape and first-degree sexual offense against a juvenile.
Lawmen say the crime happened nearly two years ago.
Charles Crook was arrested Wednesday and was being held under a $100,000 bond in the Craven County jail.