AMVER boat crew rescues 4 people and dog 290 miles off Savannah

AMVER boat crew rescues 4 people and dog 290 miles off Savannah
Four people aboard the sailing vessel Luna C. are rescued by the crew  of the Jennifer Schepers, a 590-foot Liberian cargo ship, approximately 290 miles off Savannah, Georgia, Weds. Dec. 28, 2016. Photo courtesy of the crew of the Jennifer Schepers PHILADELPHIA – Four people and a dog were rescued from a sailboat approximately 290-miles off the coas of Savannah, Georgia, Wednesday. Members...

Coast Guard, partner agencies search for overdue boaters near Pine Island, Fla.

Coast Guard, partner agencies search for overdue boaters near Pine Island, Fla.
PINE ISLAND, Fla. — The Coast Guard and partner agencies are searching for two overdue men in a 27-foot boat approximately seven miles west of Pine Island Sound, Fla., Monday. Missing are Elionay Lorenzo, 33, and Osmaikel Bernal, 22. Boat U.S. contacted watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg at 10:35 p.m., Sunday, regarding the two male men who were reported overdue by family members....

Lake Mohave Coast Guard Auxiliary wins prestigious Flotilla of the Year award

Lake Mohave Coast Guard Auxiliary wins prestigious Flotilla of the Year award
SAN DIEGO – A U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary flotilla will be presented with a trophy commemorating their selection as the 2012 Flotilla of the Year at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area Water Safety Center, at 10 a.m., Saturday. The award, presented by Coast Guard Cmdr. DesaRae A. Janszen, the Coast Guard District 11 director of Auxiliary, recognizes members of Lake Mohave’s Coast Guard Auxiliary...