Snow, sleet and freezing rain are possible in Eastern Carolina Friday. As of Thursday morning, the forecast shows accumulations between a dusting to an inch in most parts of Eastern Carolina. A few places could receive higher amounts. The wintry precipitation is expected during the day Friday.
Five high schools in Eastern Carolina will be cheering on their football teams this weekend in their hunt for the state championship trophy.
New Bern plays Indian Trail Porter Ridge in the 4A finals at North Carolina’s Kenan Stadium in Chapel Hill. WITN Sports Director Billy Weaver will have a preview of this game Friday night at 6 p.m.
The 3A title game will bring defending state champs the Havelock Rams to play against the Concord Spiders at BB&T Field at Wake Forest University on Saturday.
The Southwest Onslow Stallions will go for the state title in the 1AA class, against Swain County.
The Class 1A state final features Plymouth versus Murphy.
Tarboro is vying for their fourth consecutive state title, playing against East Lincoln on Saturday at BB&T Field.
Good luck to our local teams!