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.
Several local law enforcement agencies held a DWI checkpoint in Greenville overnight. The officers, deputies, troopers and others set up the checkpoint at the intersection of Fifth St. and Cemetery Rd. in Greenville Wednesday at 10 p.m. The checkpoint continued until 2 a.m. Thursday.
The groups working on the event included the Greenville Police Department, the Pitt County Sheriff's Office and the Highway Patrol.
We're working to find out the number of tickets written during the checkpoint from Greenville police.