Coast Guard welcomes new officer-in-charge in Emerald Isle, NC

Coast Guard welcomes new officer-in-charge in Emerald Isle, NC
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The crew of Coast Guard Station Emerald Isle held a change-of-command ceremony Friday at the station in Emerald Isle, N.C. During the ceremony, Chief Petty Officer Matthew Wolanzyk relieved Chief Warrant Officer Robert Lepere, who served as the officer-in-charge of Station Emerald Isle since 2010. “This has been an amazing three years for me,” said Lepere. “I...

Coast Guard to welcome new officer-in-charge in Emerald Isle, NC

Coast Guard to welcome new officer-in-charge in Emerald Isle, NC
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The crew of Coast Guard Station Emerald Isle is scheduled to hold a change-of-command ceremony Friday at the station in Emerald Isle, N.C. During the ceremony, Chief Petty Officer Matthew Wolanzyk will relieve Chief Warrant Officer Robert Lepere, who served as the officer-in-charge of Station Emerald Isle since 2010. Station Emerald Isle’s missions include: search and rescue,...