Coast Guard, Jamaica Beach Fire Department rescue 2 mariners near Galveston

Coast Guard, Jamaica Beach Fire Department rescue 2 mariners near Galveston
A Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65D Dolphin file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Andrew Kendrick HOUSTON — The Coast Guard and the Jamaica Beach Fire Department rescued two mariners from the water after their vessel capsized in the Intracoastal Waterway near Galveston, Texas, Monday. At 11:41 a.m., Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received notification that a vessel was taking...

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Carnival Dream passenger offshore Galveston

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Carnival Dream passenger offshore Galveston
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a passenger from the cruise ship Carnival Dream offshore of Galveston, Texas, Thursday evening. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a request from the master of Carnival Dream for the medevac of a 40-year-old female passenger reportedly in need of medical attention. A Coast Guard Station...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing kayak owner near Galveston

Coast Guard suspends search for missing kayak owner near Galveston
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. HOUSTON — The Coast Guard located the owner of the unmanned, adrift kayak after the owner saw reports that his kayak was missing Thursday. The kayak was initially found in the vicinity of Pier 21 near the Cruise Ship Terminal in Galveston, Texas, by the Galveston Police Marine Division. “We encourage all kayak owners to register their vessels through...

Coast Guard searches for owner of adrift kayak near Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard searches for owner of adrift kayak near Galveston, Texas
A kayak found adrift in the vicinity of Pier 21 near the cruise ship terminal in Galveston, Texas, Jan. 23, 2020, sits on the stern of a Station Galveston Response Boat-Medium. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for the owner of an unmanned, adrift kayak found in the vicinity of Pier 21 near the Cruise Ship Terminal in Galveston, Texas, Thursday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston...

Search suspended for missing fishermen after vessel collision near Galveston

Search suspended for missing fishermen after vessel collision near Galveston
HOUSTON — The unified command has suspended the search Thursday for two missing fishermen from the 81-foot fishing vessel Pappy’s Pride that capsized after a collision near the Galveston Jetties in Galveston, Texas. Responders searched more than 49 square miles over the past three days. “It is never an easy decision to suspend a search,” said Cmdr. Jordan Baldueza, Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston...

Coast Guard continues search for 2 fishermen after vessel collision

Coast Guard continues search for 2 fishermen after vessel collision
The stern of the 81-foot fishing vessel Pappy’s Pride appears above the waterline beside the vessel’s inflatable life raft after a collision near the Galveston jetties in Galveston, Texas, Jan 15, 2020. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Station Galveston). HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is continuing the search Wednesday for two fishermen from the 81-foot fishing vessel Pappy’s Pride that capsized...

Coast Guard searching for 2 fishermen after vessel collision in Galveston

Coast Guard searching for 2 fishermen after vessel collision in Galveston
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium File Photo HOUSTON – The Coast Guard is searching for two fishermen from the 81-foot fishing vessel Pappy’s Pride that capsized after a collision near the Galveston jetties in Galveston, Texas, Tuesday. At 3:35 p.m., Vessel Traffic Service Houston-Galveston watchstanders were notified of four people in the water after a collision between the fishing...

Coast Guard ends search for possible person in water near Galveston

Coast Guard ends search for possible person in water near Galveston
An unmanned 21-foot vessel sits in the water near Galveston, Texas, January 11, 2020. (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard ended its search for a possible person the water after the owner of the vessel verified the vessel broke away during a storm near Galveston, Texas, Saturday. The search began Friday evening when Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders were notified...

Coast Guard searching for possible person in the water near Galveston

Coast Guard searching for possible person in the water near Galveston
An unmanned 21-foot vessel sits in the water near Galveston, Texas, January 11, 2020. (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for a possible person in the water near Galveston, Texas, Saturday. At approximately 2 a.m., Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a call from the Tiki Island Police Department regarding an unmanned and adrift 21-foot...