Coast Guard, Texas General Land Office cleaning tar balls from south Texas shoreline

Coast Guard, Texas General Land Office cleaning tar balls from south Texas shoreline
By Petty Officer 2nd Class Stephen Lehmann CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Coast Guard members are working with Miller Environmental Services and Texas General Land Office specialists to clean up naturally occurring tar balls discovered on 20-mile stretch of land from Padre Island National Seashore to the beaches of Port Aransas, Tuesday. Beachgoers contacted Coast Guard Station Port Arkansas Sunday to...

Coast Guard rescues two near Port Mansfield

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – A Coast Guard Air Station Corpus Christi MH65-C Dolphin helicopter crew rescued two men whose truck had been swamped by an unusually high tide near Port Mansfield, Texas, Tuesday.