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.
An Edgecombe County company is adding 40 new jobs.
Keihin Carolina System Technology LLC is investing more than 12-million dollars to expand its existing Tarboro facility.
According to the company website, they specialize in automotive vehicle engine management and climate control systems.
The company did not say when the jobs would become available, but Tarboro Mayor Rick Page said the town is very excited about this expansion and creation of jobs.