Coast Guard Maritime Force Protection Unit Kings Bay holds change of command ceremony

Coast Guard Maritime Force Protection Unit Kings Bay holds change of command ceremony
Cmdr. Kevin Jones, commanding officer of the Coast Guard Maritime Force Protection Unit Kings Bay, left, inspects the unit’s crew with Cmdr. Joseph Gaskill, center, during a change of command ceremony at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, Georgia, June 24, 2016.  U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Bradley Gee KINGS BAY, Ga. — Members of Coast Guard Maritime Force Protection Unit Kings Bay...

Coast Guard Maritime Force Protection Unit Kings Bay holds change of command ceremony

Coast Guard Maritime Force Protection Unit Kings Bay holds change of command ceremony
NAVAL SUBMARINE BASE KINGS BAY, Ga. — Coast Guard Maritime Force Protection Unit Kings Bay celebrated a change of command Friday. Cmdr. Kevin Jones relieved Cmdr. Stephen Love as commanding officer of Coast Guard Maritime Force Protection Unit Kings Bay during a formal change of command ceremony at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay. The relief was somewhat unique because Jones and Love replaced each...

Coast Guard searching for missing swimmer in Fernandina Beach, Fla.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.  – The Coast Guard is searching for a swimmer who disappeared at Fernandina Beach, Fla., Friday at approximately 3 p.m. Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville watchstanders received a call at approximately 3 p.m., from Nassau County Sheriff’s Office indicating that a 16-year-old male was swimming with a friend and was reportedly swept out by a rip current. Rescue crews searching...