Coast Guard rescues 2 after sailboat capsizes in Albemarle Sound, NC

PLYMOUTH, N.C. — The Coast Guard rescued a man and woman Tuesday morning, after the 12-foot sailboat they were aboard capsized in the Albemarle Sound. Coast Guard received notification at 8:08 p.m., Monday from the couple’s neighbor via Washington County Dispatch personnel, reporting that the two boaters had left at approximately 4 p.m., but had not returned before thunderstorms had encompassed...

Coast Guard searching for missing NC boater

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The Coast Guard and Currituck Sheriff’s Office are searching for a missing boater after a vessel was found unmanned in Tulls Bay, N.C., Sunday evening.

Coast Guard rescues two from Albemarle Sound

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. – Coast Guard crews rescued two people fr

Coast Guard recovers two after North Carolina boating accident

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. – Coast Guard Station Elizabeth City recovered two people from the Pasquotank River, east of Weeksville, near Little Flatty Creek at approximately 5 p.m. Sunday.

Coast Guard suspends search for missing crabber in Albemarle Sound

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. – The Coast Guard suspended its search Wednesday for a missing fisherman who reportedly fell overboard while crabbing two miles south of Frog Island in the Albemarle Sound Tuesday afternoon.

Coast Guard responds to overboard crabber in Albemarle Sound

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. – The Coast Guard and local agencies are searching for a missing 31-year-old crabber who fell overboard from a fishing vessel about 2 miles south of Frog Island in Albemarle Sound.

Coast Guard rescues 2 from sinking boat off North Carolina coast

OREGON INLET, N.C.- The Coast Guard rescued two people out of the waters off Oregon Inlet, Saturday afternoon.

Missing Kayaker Reported Safe on Land

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (D5 Public Affairs) – The Coast Guard ended its search for an overdue kayaker near Albemarle Sound, N.C., after receiving notification from his family at 3:20 a.m. today that he was safe on land. Curtis Cooper, a 19-year-old resident of Richmond, Va., fell out of his kayak Monday. Search crews from Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City, N.C., and Station Elizabeth City searched...