Coast Guard rescues man after boat capsizes near Camp Lejeune, NC

Coast Guard rescues man after boat capsizes near Camp Lejeune, NC
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard rescued a man after his boat capsized near Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, Saturday. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); A person on the beach saw the boat capsize and called watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Carolina in Wilmington at about...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing swimmer off Emerald Isle, NC

Coast Guard suspends search for missing swimmer off Emerald Isle, NC
Coast Guard Cutter Shearwater file photo WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard has suspended the search for a 17-year-old teen who went missing in the vicinity of the 7900 block of Emerald Isle Saturday. Coast Guard assets covered approximately 129 square nautical miles and searched for over 25 hours. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Carolina were notified at roughly 8 p.m. Saturday, a 17-year-old...

Coast Guard medevacs man in Bogue Inlet, NC

Coast Guard medevacs man in Bogue Inlet, NC
EMERALD ISLE, N.C. — The Coast Guard medevaced a man Sunday from a charter boat in Bogue Inlet. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector North Carolina Command Center in Wilmington received a report from the charter boat Nancy Lee III at about 11 a.m., stating a 54-year-old passenger was suffering spasms. A 45-foot Response Boat Medium crew from Coast Guard Station Emerald Isle and Tow Boat U.S....

Coast Guard rescues father, daughter 1 mile east of Bogue Inlet, NC

Coast Guard rescues father, daughter 1 mile east of Bogue Inlet, NC
EMERALD ISLE, N.C. — The Coast Guard rescued a father and daughter Monday one mile east of Bogue Inlet after their jet ski became disabled. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Emerald Isle received a report at 12:45 p.m. that a 16-year-old female was on a disabled jet ski while her 53-year-old father was in the water. A 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew from Coast Guard Station Emerald Isle launched...

Coast Guard medevacs 62 year-old man 16 miles west of Emerald Isle, NC

Coast Guard medevacs 62 year-old man 16 miles west of Emerald Isle, NC
EMERALD ISLE, N.C. — The Coast Guard medevaced a man Friday 16 miles west of Emerald Isle after a boat carrying four people ran aground. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Emerald Isle received a report at 4:18 p.m. that the 50-foot boat Final Approach out of Hilton Head, South Carolina, ran aground with four people aboard. One passenger, a 62-year-old man, had suffered a head injury and needed...

Coast Guard rescues man, dog Saturday near Emerald Isle, NC

Coast Guard rescues man, dog Saturday near Emerald Isle, NC
EMERALD ISLE, N.C. — The Coast Guard rescued a man and his dog Saturday from a yacht taking on water in Sneads Ferry. Coast Guard watchstanders were notified Saturday the 38-foot yacht C-Lark with a man and his dog aboard was taking on water. A 24-foot Special Purpose Craft-Shallow Water crew launched from Coast Guard Station Emerald Isle at 4:30 p.m. and arrived on scene at  4:57 p.m. The boat...

Coast Guard saves 2 south of Emerald Isle, NC

Coast Guard saves 2 south of Emerald Isle, NC
WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard rescued two people from a boat Wednesday taking on water south of Bogue Inlet. Coast Guard Sector North Carolina in Wilmington received a mayday call from two people aboard the 23-foot skiff, Southern Yankee, 12 miles southeast of Bogue Inlet, stating the skiff was taking on water at approximately 9:40 a.m. A 45-foot Response Boat-Medium (RBM) crew from Coast Guard...

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue man, 54, near Emerald Isle, NC

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue man, 54, near Emerald Isle, NC
EMERALD ISLE, N.C. — The Coast Guard rescued a man Saturday from an capsized boat near Emerald Isle. Coast Guard Sector North Carolina watchstanders in Wilmington received a report from Carteret 911 about 6 a.m. Saturday, reporting a woman who heard a voice calling for help. Emerald Isle Fire Department personnel were also notified and upon arriving on scene verified a voice calling for help. A...

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 2 jet skiers in Bogue Sound, NC

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 2 jet skiers in Bogue Sound, NC
WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard and a good Samaritan boater came to the aid of two injured jet skiers Sunday after a collision south of Cedar Point. Two jet skis, one carrying two people and the other carrying three, collided just west of the Cameron Langston Bridge in Bogue Sound about half mile south of Cedar Point at about 11 a.m., injuring two of the people involved. A good Samaritan boater...