A winter weather advisory has been issued for all of eastern Carolina except Carteret, Onslow, and Duplin counties through 4am Friday. Light freezing rain and sleet will be possible.
Governor Mike Easley wants state leaders to review the safety of North Carolina's public school campuses to see if more should be done to protect students. The governor is asking top state law enforcement officials to coordinate the review of school safety programs following school shootings in Pennsylvania and Colorado. There is no word on when the review will be complete.