A winter storm warning goes into effect at 7 a.m. Friday for Beaufort, Dare, mainland Hyde, Martin, Tyrrell and Washington counties. A winter storm advisory goes into effect at 7 a.m. Friday for the rest of Eastern Carolina. The threats are snow, sleet and freezing rain.
A Wilson County wrestling coach quit his job the day after he was arrested for felony sex offense involving a student and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.
David Earp of Sims was arrested Friday. Wilson County Schools say he resigned the next day.
Earp was a physical education teacher and wrestling coach at Fike High School. The school system says Earp was hired on August 17th.
Authorities were alerted when a parent intercepted a text message from their daughter and brought it to the attention of the high school principal.