Coast Guard, partner agencies searching for man in Port of Savannah

Coast Guard, partner agencies searching for man in Port of Savannah
Coast Guard Station Tybee 29-Foot Response Boat-Small file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Barry Bena CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard is searching for a man who went missing after falling overboard in the Port of Savannah, Tuesday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Charleston received notification at approximately 3 a.m., Tuesday from Georgia Port Authority stating a 70-year-old man fell off...

Coast Guard rescues 2 overdue boaters 18 miles west of Hernando Beach

Coast Guard rescues 2 overdue boaters 18 miles west of Hernando Beach
Coast Guard 29-foot Response Boat-Small file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Ryan Dickinson ST PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard rescued two overdue boaters aboard a disabled 22-foot vessel 18 miles west of Hernando Beach Friday. Rescued were: Brett Stump, 30, and Cole Bramlet, 23. A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater HC-130 Hercules aircrew spotted a red flare early Friday morning and a Coast...

Coast Guard rescues 75-year-old man near Wassaw Island

Coast Guard rescues 75-year-old man near Wassaw Island
A Coast Guard Station Tybee Island crew locates an adrift overdue boat with one person aboard one mile east of Wassaw Island, Georgia, Oct. 1, 2020.  U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo SAVANNAH, Ga. — The Coast Guard rescued a 75-year-old man near Wassaw Island, Thursday. A Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew located the man adrift in a 14-foot boat one mile offshore of...

Coast Guard searching for overdue boat with 2 people aboard

Coast Guard searching for overdue boat with 2 people aboard
Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City HC-130 Hercules aircraft file photo. CHARLESTON, S.C.— The Coast Guard is searching for an overdue boat with two people aboard near Winyah Bay, Sunday. Overdue are Marquis Michael and Kinsley Johnson, both approximately 33 year-old last seen aboard a green 8-foot jon boat with one silver outboard motor in the vicinity of Sampit River. One individual is described...

Coast Guard, locals rescue 3 boaters in Columbia River

Coast Guard, locals rescue 3 boaters in Columbia River
US Coast Guard 29-Foot Response Boat-Small file photo ASTORIA, Ore. – The Coast Guard and Multnomah County Fire Department rescued three people from two different boats Monday near Rooster Rock in the Columbia River. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Portland received a report at 6 p.m. from a person requesting assistance aboard an anchored and disabled 17-foot pleasure craft. Commercial assistance...

Coast Guard terminates illegal charter in Lake Tahoe

Coast Guard terminates illegal charter in Lake Tahoe
The 48-foot pleasure craft, Cirque, in Lake Tahoe, California Sunday, September, 6, 2020 after a Coast Guard Station Lake Tahoe 29-foot Response Boat-small crew terminated its voyage for multiple safety violations.  (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of an illegal charter vessel operating near Emerald Bay in Lake Tahoe, Sunday. A Coast Guard Station...

Coast Guard locates people in the water near Great Egg Harbor Inlet

Coast Guard locates people in the water near Great Egg Harbor Inlet
Coast Guard MH-65 helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Loumania Stewart OCEAN CITY, N.J. — The Coast Guard and local partner agencies located two mariners in the water after their vessel was discovered aground in the vicinity of Great Egg Harbor Inlet, N.J., Wednesday. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay command center received notification from Ocean City Police Department...

Coast Guard assists disabled vessel near Sabine Pass, Texas

Coast Guard assists disabled vessel near Sabine Pass, Texas
Coast Guard 29-foot Response Boat-Small file photo HOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted a disabled vessel Monday near the east jetty in Sabine Pass, Texas. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston command center watchstanders were notified at 6:57 p.m. via cell phone of a 22-foot disabled vessel with four people aboard hitting the east jetties due to engine failure. A Coast Guard Station Sabine 29-foot...

Coast Guard rescues 4 kayakers on Cockspur Island

Coast Guard rescues 4 kayakers on Cockspur Island
A Coast Guard Station Tybee Island 29-foot Response Boat-Small crew rescued four kayakers after they became stranded on Cockspur Island, Georgia, July 28, 2020. (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Coast Guard Station Tybee Island) CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard rescued four kayakers, Tuesday, after they became stranded on Cockspur Island, Georgia. At approximately 3:57 p.m., A Coast Guard Station...