The 20-year-old man had fallen down a ladder and suffered possible injuries to his hip, thigh and head aboard the boat.
A juvenile great white shark tagged by a research group has surfaced inside Pamlico Sound west of the Outer Banks.
Two Elizabeth City men have been prosecuted federally for weapons and drug charges.
The N.C. Highway Patrol responded to the accident scene shortly after midnight.
The charges come after a joint investigation by the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation and the FBI.
An Elizabeth City man was taken to the hospital overnight Wednesday after police say they responded to a shooting.
The body found in a Pender County creek has been positively identified as Mariah Woods.
The shooting happened just before 1 a.m. in the 1400 block of Walker Avenue, according to police.
The Coast Guard medevaced a 67-year-old man suffering a possible heart attack off Ocracoke Island on Tuesday.
An investigation into custody papers reveals allegations of abuse and establishes the Woods children were known to child services.
Nearly 375,000 Duke Energy Corp. customers may have had personal and banking information stolen in a data breach.
Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty against all four inmates charged in the failed Pasquotank prison escape.
Police responded to the 1700 block of Peartree Road, near Southside Street, just before noon Monday.
Prosecutors filed documents late last week calling for Eric Brian Brown to undergo a mental health evaluation.
While Earl Kimrey, 32, sits in jail, the community is mourning the loss of Mariah Woods.