Coast Guard continues to oversee repairs to dredging vessel near South Padre Island

CORPUS  CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard continues to inspect and oversee repairs to a dredging vessel that ran aground near South Padre Island, Monday. Watchstanders at Marine Safety Detachment Brownsville received a report Thursday that the Texas, a 305-foot cutter suction dredge vessel, ran aground at the Brownsville-Santiago Pass south jetty during inclement weather. The hull of the dredge suffered...