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.
More than a hundred new jobs are coming to Wilson County. Kidde Aerospace and Defense is planning to add 131 positions at its plant over the next three years. The company makes aircraft and vehicle fire protection and suppression systems. Wages will vary according to the job, but the expected average is $42,000 plus benefits.