Coast Guard assists mariner aboard disabled vessel near Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard assists mariner aboard disabled vessel near Galveston, Texas
Two Coast Guard Station Galveston boarding team members stand with a mariner who needed assistance after his vessel became disabled near Galveston, Texas, April 29, 2020.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Station Galveston) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted a mariner aboard a 35-foot disabled vessel adrift and unable to anchor in Offatts Bayou near Galveston, Texas, Wednesday morning. At 6:43 a.m., Coast...

Coast Guard rescues 3 overdue boaters on Cumberland Island

Coast Guard rescues 3 overdue boaters on Cumberland Island
29-foot Response Boat-Small file photo JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard rescued three overdue boaters on Cumberland Island, Friday. A Coast Guard Station Mayport 29-foot Response Boat-Small crew located the three overdue boaters, at 1:36 a.m., on Cumberland Island and transported them to Fernandina boat ramp where EMS was waiting. Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville command center watchstanders received...

Coast Guard suspends search for possible people in the water near Baytown

Coast Guard suspends search for possible people in the water near Baytown
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. HOUSTON —The Coast Guard has suspended the search for seven people possibly in the water in Cedar Bayou just west of the U.S. Highway 146 bridge near Baytown, Texas, Tuesday. “I want to thank all of our local partners who assisted in this search effort,” said Lt. j.g. Chellsey Phillips, Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston command...

Coast Guard searching for possible people in the water near Baytown, Texas

Coast Guard searching for possible people in the water near Baytown, Texas
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for seven possible people in the water in Cedar Bayou just west of the U.S. Highway 146 bridge near Baytown, Texas. At 9:40 p.m. Monday, Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a mayday radio transmission on Ch. 16 from a distressed mariner stating his 27-foot recreational...

Coast Guard ends search for person in the water in Dickinson Bay, Texas

Coast Guard ends search for person in the water in Dickinson Bay, Texas
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. HOUSTON — The Coast Guard has ended the search for a 30-year-old man missing in Dickinson Bay, Texas, after he was located at home Wednesday evening. At approximately 8:00 p.m., Coast Guard Vessel Traffic Service Houston-Galveston watchstanders received notification from a family friend that the missing individual had been located at home and was unaware...

Coast Guard searching for person in the water in Dickinson Bay, Texas

Coast Guard searching for person in the water in Dickinson Bay, Texas
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65D Dolphin file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Andrew Kendrick HOUSTON —The Coast Guard is searching for a person in the water after a kayak overturned in Dickinson Bay, Texas, early Wednesday morning. At approximately 4:30 a.m., Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report of an overturned kayak resulting in two people in the water. One...

Coast Guard Suspends Search for Missing Diver

Coast Guard Suspends Search for Missing Diver
Coast Guard Cutter Ridley file photo NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard has ended its search for a missing diver near the Hathaway Bridge in Panama City, Florida, Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a report at approximately 3 p.m. Saturday that a vessel had driven through an area where four recreational divers had been swimming near the Hathaway Bridge. One diver was struck by...

Coast Guard ends search for person in the water in Lake Pontchartrain

Coast Guard ends search for person in the water in Lake Pontchartrain
Coast Guard Station New Orleans 29-Foot Response Boat-Small II file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Carlos Vega. NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard ended its search for a person in the water in Lake Pontchartrain near Lakefront Airport, New Orleans, Friday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report at approximately 7:30 a.m. of a capsized vessel with two adult passengers on board...

Coast Guard rescues 4 from water near St. Catherine’s Sound

Coast Guard rescues 4 from water near St. Catherine's Sound
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard rescued four mariners from the water after their sailing vessel ran aground and began taking on water near St. Catherine’s Sound, Georgia, Monday. A Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew arrived on scene, hoisted the mariners and transported them to Hunter Army Airfield where EMS was...