A winter weather advisory has been issued for all of eastern Carolina except Carteret, Onslow, and Duplin counties through 4am Friday. Rain and light sleet continues to fall through the area. Temperatures are still about freezing.
A Wilson couple is the latest to win $100,000 in the North Carolina Lottery.
Vernon Evans and his wife Tammy cashed in their ticket at the office in Raleigh. They purchased it Thursday at the S&G Mart on Highway 301 North in Wilson Thursday.
Evans says he bought $20 worth of the Carolina Cash tickets. Evans is an electrician. Tammy is a daycare teacher and is attending community college to become a schoolteacher.