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.
A Lenoir County man drove himself to the hospital after authorities say he was shot in the shoulder. Kinston Police say the shooting happened around 3:00 Wednesday morning. Anthony Robinson, 21 years old, told authorities he was at home when he heard someone at the back door, answered it and then tried to stop one of two men from forcing their way in and says that was when he was shot.