Self-proclaimed “quiet person in the corner” makes big impact

Self-proclaimed "quiet person in the corner" makes big impact
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Coast Guard Petty Officer 2nd Class Elizabeth Haworth receives the Coast Guard’s MCPO Pearl Faurie Leadership Award at the 2018 Joint Women’s Leadership Symposium in San Diego, June 21, 2018. (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Joint Women’s Leadership Symposium) “Petty Officer 2nd...

Coast Guard member becomes a U.S. citizen in St. Petersburg

Coast Guard member becomes a U.S. citizen in St. Petersburg
Seaman Kenwyn Berkeley stands with his family in St. Petersburg, Florida, after taking the Oath of Allegiance to become a U.S. citizen Friday, June 29, 2018. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Michael De Nyse) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — As a young boy, he played on the beaches in Trinidad and Tobago, now he is a member of the U.S. Coast Guard and official citizen of the country he...

Coast Guard awards Air Station Clearwater crewmembers for 2017 hurricane season

Coast Guard awards Air Station Clearwater crewmembers for 2017 hurricane season
Capt. Ward Sandlin, commanding officer of Air Station Clearwater, Florida, pins on awards to members of the air station during an awards ceremony in Clearwater, July, 3, 2018. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Ashley J. Johnson) CLEARWATER, Fla. – More than 100 awards were presented Tuesday to Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater crewmembers for their efforts during the 2017 hurricane...

Coast Guard cuts ribbon on state-of-the-art facility at Sandy Hook

Coast Guard cuts ribbon on state-of-the-art facility at Sandy Hook
U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone, Jr., of New Jersey, Rear Adm. Andrew J. Tiongson, commander First Coast Guard District (both center), and members of the First Coast Guard District participate in a ribbon cutting ceremony Tuesday, July 3, 2018, at Coast Guard Station Sandy Hook, N.J. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Hunter Medley) NEW YORK — Coast Guard Station Sandy Hook unveiled a new,...

Coast Guard opens Forward Operating Location Kotzebue

Coast Guard opens Forward Operating Location Kotzebue
Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopters sit in an Alaska Army National Guard hangar in Kotzebue, Alaska, June 29, 2018.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Brad Pigage. JUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard opened Forward Operating Location Kotzebue, Alaska, in support of Arctic Shield 2018 operations throughout the Arctic region Sunday. As part of Operation Arctic...

New captain at helm of Coast Guard Base Honolulu

New captain at helm of Coast Guard Base Honolulu
Capt. Ed Sheppard formally transfers command of Coast Guard Base Honolulu to Capt. Travis Rasmussen, during a change of command ceremony at the base June 28, 2018. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Petty Officer Sara Muir) HONOLULU — Coast Guard Base Honolulu held a change of command ceremony bidding farewell to Capt. Ed Sheppard and welcomed Capt. Travis Rasmussen, at Coast Guard Base Honolulu, Thursday. Rear...

Coast Guard Station Hatteras Inlet holds change of command ceremony

Coast Guard Station Hatteras Inlet holds change of command ceremony
Coast Guard Master Chief Petty Officer Christopher Wright, officer in charge of Station Hatteras Inlet in Hatteras, North Carolina, salutes Senior Chief Petty Officer James Pond, his successor, during the station’s change-of-command ceremony, June 29, 2018.(U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Joseph Habel) HATTERAS, N.C. — Coast Guard Senior Chief Petty Officer James Pond relieved...

Coast Guard Cutter Katherine Walker commander temporarily relieved of duty

Coast Guard Cutter Katherine Walker commander temporarily relieved of duty
Coast Guard Cutter Katherine Walker file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Steve Strohmaier BOSTON — Lt. Cmdr. Ian Mulcahy was temporarily relieved from command of the cutter Katherine Walker, in Bayonne, New Jersey, Friday, by Rear Adm. Andrew Tiongson, First Coast Guard District commander, due to a loss of confidence in his ability to command. A commanding officer is charged with the ultimate responsibility...

Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Pittsburgh change-of-command

Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Pittsburgh change-of-command
Cmdr. Aaron Demo relieved Cmdr. Leon McClain Jr. as the commanding officer of Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Pittsburgh during a change of command ceremony at the Heinz History Center in Pittsburgh, June 27, 2018. – Courtesy photo by LT Shawn Simeral NEW ORLEANS – Cmdr. Aaron Demo relieved Cmdr. Leon McClain Jr. as the commanding officer of Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Pittsburgh during a...