Coast Guard Auxiliary to hold memorial wall dedication ceremony

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A Coast Guard Auxiliary Division 14 memorial wall dedication ceremony will be held at the Coast Guard Aids to Navigation Team Jacksonville Beach, Saturday at 10 a.m.

Coast Guard reignites the light that guides

By Petty Officer 3rd Class Cindy Beckert Maritime safety is the heartbeat to the Coast Guard’s overall mission. In 1789 a newly created Congress approved the Lighthouses Act, which declared maritime navigational safety into U.S. ports become a federally funded priority of the former U.S. Lighthouse Service. The Lighthouse Service was one of the many organizations that was absorbed into the modern...