Coast Guard assists 3 mariners on disabled vessel near Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard assists 3 mariners on disabled vessel near Freeport, Texas
Coast Guard Station Freeport 25 Foot Response Boast-Small File Photo HOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted three mariners after their vessel became disabled approximately five miles offshore of Freeport, Texas, Sunday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders were notified of a disabled 23-foot pleasure craft with two crewmembers experiencing symptoms of seasickness onboard. Watchstanders...

Coast Guard assists 13 boaters from sailing vessels in two separate cases near Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard assists 13 boaters from sailing vessels in two separate cases near Freeport, Texas
Coast Guard Station Freeport 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Jared Cleberg HOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted 13 boaters from sailing vessels in two separate cases near Freeport, Texas, Friday. In the first case, Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report of a 46-foot sailing vessel, with a family of six along with a dog and cat aboard,...

Coast Guard assists vessel taking on water near Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard assists vessel taking on water near Freeport, Texas
A Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65D Dolphin file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Andrew Kendrick HOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted a 46-foot vessel taking on water in the San Bernard River near Freeport, Texas, Thursday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report of a 46-foot cabin cruiser aground after it began taking on water approximately a quarter-mile from the...

Coast Guard rescues 2 fishermen near Matagorda, Texas

Coast Guard rescues 2 fishermen near Matagorda, Texas
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued two fishermen who became stranded after their vessel drifted away while they were wade fishing approximately a quarter-mile from shore in East Matagorda Bay, Texas, Thursday morning. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report at approximately 8:30 p.m. Wednesday evening...

Coast Guard rescues 2 boaters after flare sighting near Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard rescues 2 boaters after flare sighting near Freeport, Texas
Coast Guard Station Freeport 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Jared Cleberg HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued two boaters from their disabled vessel near the jetties in Freeport, Texas, late Friday evening. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report of two flares sighted near the Freeport jetties just before midnight. A Coast Guard Air Station...

Coast Guard ends search for possible person in the water near Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard ends search for possible person in the water near Freeport, Texas
Coast Guard  MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Christopher Parrinello. HOUSTON — The Coast Guard has ended the search for a possible person in the water off Surfside Beach in Freeport, Texas. At approximately 9 p.m, Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received notification from a good Samaritan who reported assisting five adults back to shore after their...

Coast Guard searching for 2 possible people in the water near Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard searching for 2 possible people in the water near Freeport, Texas
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin Helicopter File Photo HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for two possible people in the water off Surfside Beach in Freeport, Texas, Tuesday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report from a concerned beachgoer that two people on a grey pool float were struggling to make it back to shore. Watchstanders issued an urgent marine...

Coast Guard responds to 2 separate distress calls offshore Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard responds to 2 separate distress calls offshore Freeport, Texas
Coast Guard Station Freeport 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Jared Cleberg HOUSTON — The Coast Guard responded to two separate distress calls from mariners aboard disabled vessels offshore Freeport, Texas, Saturday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report of a disabled pleasure craft with five adults aboard. The report stated one of...

Coast Guard assists 4 on disabled vessel near Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard assists 4 on disabled vessel near Freeport, Texas
Coast Guard Station Freeport 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Jared ClebergHOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted four boaters after their vessel became disabled approximately 23 miles offshore from Freeport, Texas, Monday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders were notified of a disabled 25-foot pleasure craft with four boaters aboard by the crew of the...