A winter weather advisory has been issued for all of eastern Carolina except Carteret, Onslow, and Duplin counties from 6pm Thursday through 4am Friday. Light freezing rain and sleet will be possible.
Three term Greenville mayor Don Parrott says he won't run for office again. He actually made that announcement after his November 2005 victory.
Candidates seeking the office of mayor, city council, and county commisioner crowded the board of elections in Pitt County Friday, the first day candidates could file for office.
City council members Chip Little and Pat Dunn both filed to run for mayor.
Filing closes July 20th at noon.