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DOT ready with salt for icy fight on the roads
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Tue, 02/11/2014 - 7:14pm.

videoThe North Carolina DOT is working to deal with icy roads. They have been using a limited amount of brine on the roads because of the rain, but 335 tons of salt fill the warehouses at the maintenance yard in Castle Hayne.

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Latest cold snap keeps HVAC crews busy
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Tue, 02/11/2014 - 7:09pm.

video Heating and air technicians across southeastern North Carolina are working overtime to make sure you stay warm despite the cold. Technicians say that's why it is important to make sure you properly maintain your units. That includes changing filters. They also say sometime what you think is a problem may not be.

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Bladen County takes latest snow day in stride
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Tue, 02/11/2014 - 3:05pm.

videoThis storm is creating a second winter wonderland in less than two weeks, and the people of Bladen County actually seem to be coming around to it.

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Snow, ice accumulate around region
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/11/2014 - 12:15pm.

Snow and ice are accumulating around the region, as the latest winter storm hits southeastern North Carolina. Late this morning the National Weather Service updated its advisory to put the entire area under a Winter Storm Warning.

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NTSB: Captain's decision to sail into hurricane Sandy doomed Bounty
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 02/10/2014 - 1:33pm.

videoFederal investigators say a captain's "reckless decision to sail into the well-forecasted path of Hurricane Sandy" was the probable cause of the ship sinking off North Carolina in October 2012.

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'The little snow storm that could': Quick-moving system dumps snow on eastern NC
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 02/07/2014 - 7:25am.

Snow was reported across several counties Thursday night.

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School districts begin tough task of dealing with missed days
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Mon, 02/03/2014 - 7:25pm.

video Students around the area missed nearly a week of school thanks to the threat and eventual arrival of snow and ice last week, but state laws about the school calendar make rescheduling that missed time a challenge for administrators.

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MELTING AWAY: Roads improve as thaw begins
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 01/31/2014 - 11:10am.

Life is finally starting to return to normal around the region as a long-awaited thaw has begun. Despite light precipitation overnight, temperatures at or above freezing aided the work of road crews as southeastern North Carolina begins to defrost from a winter storm that will be long remembered for its ice than snow in many areas.

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Viewers share their videos and pictures of the winter storm
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 01/31/2014 - 9:07am.

videoAs a winter storm leaves its mark on southeastern North Carolina, viewers are sharing the scenes at their home. Thanks to everyone who contributed!

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ICED OVER: Storm gone, but frozen impact still grips region
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 01/30/2014 - 6:13pm.

videoA day after a potent winter storm passed through southeastern North Carolina, the region is still gripped by the storm's impact. What little thawing of roads was possible yesterday, when temperatures never reached above the freezing point, refroze overnight, leaving anyone who does need to drive today with an icy ride.

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