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.
Thousands of people poured into Dowdy Ficklen Stadium Saturday to watch the East Carolina University Pirates take on the West Virginia Mountaineers.
More than 40,000 people headed to the ECU campus in Greenville to watch the game. Restaurants and other businesses in the city were busy in Greenville Saturday, and the roads heavy with traffic.
West Virginia won the game, 27 to 10.