Dupiln, Greene, Lenoir, Martin and Pitt counties will be under a freezing rain advisory from 4 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Monday. Beaufort, Craven, Jones and Washington counties will be under the advisory from 4 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Plans for a proposed music and entertainment district in Northeastern North Carolina are now unveiled.
Country music artist Randy Parton, Dolly's brother, appeared at a news conference Thursday to announce a deal with the city of Roanoke Rapids in Halifax County and private developers to create the district along Interstate 95 near exit 171.
The district is expected to result in 2,500 new jobs.