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 Washington resident has been appointed to the Governor's Advisory Council on Hispanic/Latino Affairs.
Governor Mike Easley appointed Maria Elena Angel Williams. She is the Executive Director of the Episcopal Hispanic Ministry.
As a member of the council, she'll advise the Governor on issues relating to the Hispanic/Latino community in North Carolina.