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.
A Beaufort County man is the winner of the North Carolina education Lottery's Cash 5 drawing.
John Woolard of Washington matched all 5 numbers in the December 4th drawing. The jackpot was just over $117,000.. After taxes, Woolard took home a check for almost $80,000
The winning ticket was sold at the Moody Mart in Washington.
Woolard said winning the jackpot is "amazing."