Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater near Galveston

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater near Galveston
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. HOUSTON — The Coast Guard has suspended its search Saturday for a 65-year-old man who went missing in the water near Galveston, Texas, Thursday. Coast Guard crews searched approximately 1,323 square miles for over 56 combined hours. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston command center watchstanders received a call at about 7 p.m. Thursday from a woman...

Coast Guard searching for missing boater near Galveston

Coast Guard searching for missing boater near Galveston
A Coast Guard Station Galveston 45-foot Response Boat–Medium crew approaches an unmanned, adrift, 19-foot vessel near the entrance to the channel in Galveston, Texas, Sept. 22, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station Galveston) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for a 65-year-old man Friday who went missing while boating near Galveston, Texas. Missing is a 5-foot-9, white male last...

Coast Guard enforces safety zone for tow of battleship USS Texas

Coast Guard enforces safety zone for tow of battleship USS Texas
Pilot boat crews tow the battleship USS Texas down the Houston Ship Channel near Baytown, Texas, Aug. 31, 2022.(U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Corinne Zilnicki) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard enforced a safety zone in the Houston Ship Channel and Galveston Ship Channel for the tow of the battleship USS Texas, Wednesday. The Coast Guard captain of the port, in coordination with the Coast...

Coast Guard medevacs crew member from bulk carrier off Galveston

Coast Guard medevacs crew member from bulk carrier off Galveston
A Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat–Medium (U.S. Coast Guard file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Alejandro Rivera) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a 44-year-old man from a bulk carrier vessel Wednesday off Galveston, Texas. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston command center watchstanders received a notification at 11 a.m. from a Sector Houston-Galveston boarding team aboard the 623-foot...

Coast Guard, partners rescue 6 after vessel collision near Goat Island

Coast Guard, partners rescue 6 after vessel collision near Goat Island
A Coast Guard Station Galveston 29-foot Response Boat–Small crew surveys two recreational boats moored up near Goat Island, Texas, following a collision with a tugboat, July 30, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station Galveston) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard and a partner agency rescued six people from the water after a vessel collision occurred near Goat Island, Texas, Saturday. Coast Guard...

Coast Guard rescues 4 aboard vessel taking on water near Texas City

Coast Guard rescues 4 aboard vessel taking on water near Texas City
A Coast Guard Station Galveston 29-foot Response Boat–Small crew rescued four people aboard a vessel taking on water near the Texas City Dike in Texas City, Texas, June 13, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station Galveston) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued four people aboard a vessel taking on water Monday near the Texas City Dike in Texas City, Texas. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston...

Coast Guard rescues 8 aboard disabled vessel near Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard rescues 8 aboard disabled vessel near Galveston, Texas
A Coast Guard Station Galveston 45-foot Response Boat–Medium crew rescues eight boaters aboard a disabled 23-foot center console near Galveston, Texas, June 12, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station Galveston) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued eight boaters Sunday aboard a disabled vessel near Galveston, Texas. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a notification...

Coast Guard assists 33 aboard adrift vessel off Galveston

Coast Guard assists 33 aboard adrift vessel off Galveston
A Coast Guard Station Galveston 45-foot Response Boat–Medium crew tows the Baywatch Too, a dolphin sightseeing vessel that lost its steering near Seawolf Park in Galveston, Texas, May 28, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Auxiliarist Glenn Colaco) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted 33 people aboard an adrift passenger vessel off Galveston, Texas, Saturday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston...

Coast Guard assists 2 aboard disabled sailing vessel off Galveston

Coast Guard assists 2 aboard disabled sailing vessel off Galveston
Crew members aboard a 45-foot Response Boat–Medium from Coast Guard Station Galveston tow a disabled 50-foot sailing vessel near Galveston, Texas, May 25, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Seaman Eric Ahumada) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted two boaters Wednesday aboard a disabled sailing vessel near Galveston, Texas. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a call on VHF-FM...