Coast Guard continues search for missing boaters 1 mile northeast of Tybee Island

Coast Guard continues search for missing boaters 1 mile northeast of Tybee Island
CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard is continuing to search Wednesday for missing boaters approximately one mile northeast of Tybee Island, Georgia. Coast Guard Sector Charleston Command Center watchstanders were notified by the District 7 Command Center at 6:22 p.m., Tuesday, of an emergency position indicating radio beacon activation registered to the 47-foot fishing vessel Miss Debbie. A Coast...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing airplane 15 miles east of Eleuthera, Bahamas

Coast Guard suspends search for missing airplane 15 miles east of Eleuthera, Bahamas
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Bernard Webber file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley. MIAMI – The Coast Guard suspended the search at 8:45 p.m. Thursday for four people 15 miles east of Eleuthera, Bahamas. Missing are Jennifer Blumin, 40, from New York City, Nathan Ulrich, 52, from Lee, New Hampshire, and Blumin’s 3-year-old and 4-year-old sons. “This was a swift and significant...

Coast Guard suspends search for woman 30 miles west of Cay Sal, Bahamas

Coast Guard suspends search for woman 30 miles west of Cay Sal, Bahamas
USCG File Photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard suspended their search at 8:45 p.m. Thursday for a missing woman 30 miles west of Cay Sal, Bahamas. Missing is Isabella Hellman, 41, of Delray Beach. “Our deepest condolences go out to the family and friends of Ms. Hellman in this difficult time,” said Capt. Aldante Vinciguerra, chief of response for the Coast Guard Seventh District. “Suspending...

Coast Guard continues search for survivors from missing airplane east of Eleuthera, Bahamas

Coast Guard continues search for survivors from missing airplane east of Eleuthera, Bahamas
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Bernard C. Webber file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley. MIAMI – The Coast Guard continues to search for survivors Wednesday 15 miles east of Eleuthera, Bahamas, from an airplane that was reported missing Monday. Missing are Jennifer Blumin, 40, from New York City, Nathan Ulrich, 52, from Lee, New Hampshire, and Blumin’s 3-year-old and 4-year-old sons. At...

Coast Guard searching for overdue airplane 37 miles east of Eleuthera, Bahamas

Coast Guard searching for overdue airplane 37 miles east of Eleuthera, Bahamas
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Bernard Webber file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley. MIAMI – The Coast Guard is searching Tuesday for an overdue aircraft 37 miles east of Eleuthera, Bahamas. Missing are Jennifer Blumin, from New York, Nathan Ulrich, from New York, and Blumin’s 4-year-old and 10-year-old sons. Watch standers with the Coast Guard Seventh District Command Center received...

Coast Guard rescues 1, searching for another approximately 30 miles west of Cay Sal

Coast Guard rescues 1, searching for another approximately 30 miles west of Cay Sal
USCG File Photo MIAMI – The Coast Guard rescued a man from a life raft and is searching for a female Monday approximately 30 miles west of Cay Sal, Bahamas. Missing is Isabella Hellman, a resident of Delray Beach, who was last seen at around 8 p.m. Sunday. Watch standers with the Seventh Coast Guard District Command Center received an emergency position indicating radio beacon alert from a catamaran...

Rescuers sometime need rescuing: A victim of sexual assault speaks out

Rescuers sometime need rescuing: A victim of sexual assault speaks out
Coast Guard Petty Officer 3rd Class Edward Cheveresan, a sexual assault survivor, takes a photo with his daughter, Skelah Cheveresan, 8, Feb. 3, 2017. Cheveresan picked his daughter up from elementary school in a Spider-Man costume to make her smile. (Courtesy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Edward Cheveresan) Story by Petty Officer 2nd Class Ashley Johnson At home and alone in a new city in 2015,...

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Carnival Elation

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Carnival Elation
USCG File Photo JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard medevaced a 39-year-old woman Sunday from the cruise ship Carnival Elation approximately 40 miles east of Port Canaveral. Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville Command Center watch standers were notified by the crew of the Carnival Elation at 3:03 p.m. stating a passenger was experiencing stomach pains. A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk...

Coast Guard rescues man from sinking sailboat southeast of Apalachicola

Coast Guard rescues man from sinking sailboat southeast of Apalachicola
An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew from Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater rescued a man from a sinking sailboat 103 nautical miles southeast of Apalachicola, Flordia, April 29, 2017.  U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard rescued a man from a sinking sailboat approximately 103 nautical miles southeast of Apalachicola, Florida, Saturday. Watchstanders...