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.
With their tickets in hand, scores of eager passengers loaded the train ride excursion from New Bern to Morehead City Saturday morning.
As a part of the Morehead City sesquicentennial celebration, an Amtrak Passenger Train pulled out of the New Bern Station for the first time since 1950.
The last passenger train ride excursion is scheduled for this Sunday out of New Bern into Morehead City.