Coast Guard Training Center, Local Veterans Hold Memorial Day Observance

Coast Guard Training Center, Local Veterans Hold Memorial Day Observance
A bugler from the Coast Guard Training Center Cape May ceremonial detail plays Taps during a Memorial Day observance onboard the training center, Monday, May 25, 2015.  (Coast Guard Photo by CWO John Edwards) CAPE MAY, N.J.  – Coast Guard Training Center Cape May along with members of the Marine Corp League and Veterans of Foreign Wars took time to honor those who sacrificed their lives in...

Coast Guard bomb sniffing dog retires after 6 years of service

Coast Guard bomb sniffing dog retires after 6 years of service
Chief Bert, a Coast Guard bomb sniffing dog from the Maritime Safety and Security Team Galveston retired May 22, 2015, at a ceremony held at the MSST in Galveston, Texas. HOUSTON — A Coast Guard Explosive Detection K9 retired after six years of service, Friday, in a retirement ceremony held at the Maritime Safety and Security Team in Galveston, Texas. Chief Bert, a Coast Guard military working dog...

Coast Guard Station Bodega Bay transfers command

Coast Guard Station Bodega Bay transfers command
The official party render salutes during a change of command ceremony at Coast Guard Station Bodega Bay, Friday, May 22, 2015.  (Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Loumania Stewart) BODEGA BAY, Calif. — Senior Chief Petty Officer Scott Slade relieved Senior Chief Petty Officer Aaron Bretz as officer-in-charge of Coast Guard Station Bodega Bay during a change-of-command ceremony, Friday. “Station...

Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay holds change-of-command ceremony

Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay holds change-of-command ceremony
The official party salutes during the national anthem at the Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay change-of-command ceremony. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Nick Ameen) PHILADELPHIA — Members of Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay held a change-of-command ceremony Friday in Philadelphia. Capt. Kathy Moore, who has served as the sector commander since May 2012, was relieved by Capt. Benjamin...

Coast Guard Sector Mobile holds Change of Command

Coast Guard Sector Mobile holds Change of Command
Capt. Duke Walker, left, transfers command to Capt. Joe Snowden, right, as Rear Adm. Dave Callahan, commander, 8th Coast Guard District, oversees the transfer of command. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Jonathan Lally)MOBILE, Ala. — Capt. Duke Walker transferred command of Coast Guard Sector Mobile to Capt. Joe Snowden during a change-of-command ceremony at the Alabama Cruise Terminal...

Coast Guard scheduled to open 2 seasonal search and rescue detachments in Southern Oregon

Coast Guard scheduled to open 2 seasonal search and rescue detachments in Southern Oregon
U.S. Coast Guard 47-foot Motor Life Boat file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class James Corbisiero. WARRENTON, Ore. — Coast Guard Station Chetco River, located in Brookings, Ore., and Coast Guard Station Coos Bay, located in Charleston, Ore., are scheduled to open their seasonal search and rescue detachments along the Rogue River and Coquille River, Friday. The temporary assignment of Coast Guard personnel...

Coast Guard Cutter Eagle to visit Nassau

Coast Guard Cutter Eagle to visit Nassau
NASSAU, Bahamas — The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Eagle is scheduled to arrive at Berth 14 at Prince George Wharf in Nassau, Bahamas on Thursday, May 28 at 10 a.m. as part of its 2015 cadet summer training deployment. The Eagle will be open for free public tours on Thursday, May 28 from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday, May 29 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday, May 30 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. At 295 feet...

Coast Guard Cutter Vigorous crew receives new commanding officer

Coast Guard Cutter Vigorous crew receives new commanding officer
Cmdr. Arthur Ray relieves Cmdr. Terry Johns as commanding officer of the Coast Guard Cutter Vigorous during a change of command ceremony. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Walter Shinn) PORTSMOUTH, Va. — Cmdr. Arthur Ray relieved Cmdr. Terry Johns as commanding officer of the Virginia Beach-based Coast Guard Cutter Vigorous during a change of command ceremony Thursday aboard the...

Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay scheduled to hold a change-of-command ceremony

Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay scheduled to hold a change-of-command ceremony
PHILADELPHIA — Members of Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay are scheduled to hold a change-of-command ceremony 10 a.m. Friday at Penn’s Landing Caterers in Philadelphia. Capt. Kathy Moore, who has served as the sector commander since May 2012, will be relieved by Capt. Benjamin Cooper, who has served as the deputy commander of Sector Delaware Bay since July 2013. As commander of Sector Delaware...