Coast Guard rescue six people from grounded vessels near Rollover Pass in Gilchrist, Texas

HOUSTON​ —​ The Coast Guard rescue six people after their vessels became aground in the Intracoastal Waterway north of Rollover Pass in Gilchrist, Texas, Friday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report of three fishing vessels aground in the Intracoastal Waterway north of Rollover Pass. The vessel’s occupants, four adults, two infants and three dogs, Leer másCoast Guard rescue six people from grounded vessels near Rollover Pass in Gilchrist, Texas[…]

Coast Guard rescued a missing boater near Panama City, Florida

NEW ORLEANS — A Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin aircrew located and rescued a missing boater early Saturday morning near Panama City, Florida. The rescued was Terry Taylor, 72, of Lynn Haven, Florida. There are no reported injuries.​ A Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew located Taylor in a disabled vessel approximately Leer másCoast Guard rescued a missing boater near Panama City, Florida[…]

Coast Guard rescue father and son offshore Destin Harbor, Florida

NEW ORLEANS — The U.S. Coast Guard crews rescue a father and son in the water Thursday evening near Destin Harbor, Florida.​ The rescued was Chris Best, 52, and his 4-year-old son. Both were recovered and returned to shore with no reported injuries. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a report at approximately 3 p.m. of Leer másCoast Guard rescue father and son offshore Destin Harbor, Florida[…]

Coast Guard rescue overdue mariner near Dauphin Island, Alabama

NEW ORLEANS —​ A Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew rescue a mariner on an overdue personal watercraft near Dauphin Island, Alabama, Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a report from Baldwin County 911 at approximately 8:50 p.m. that the father of the reporting party had taken a personal watercraft from Fort Morgan toward Leer másCoast Guard rescue overdue mariner near Dauphin Island, Alabama[…]

Coast Guard reminds mariners that hoax calls are no joke

NEW ORLEANS —​ The Coast Guard would like to remind people of the dangers and penalties associated with hoax distress calls and the use of laser pointers pointed at aircraft or boat crews on patrol. For 230 years the Coast Guard has responded to distress calls at sea but lately, false distress has been on the Leer másCoast Guard reminds mariners that hoax calls are no joke[…]

Coast Guard responds to swimmer in distress near Dauphin Island, Alabama

NEW ORLEANS — A U.S. Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew rescue a swimmer who was in distress near Dauphin Island, Alabama, Tuesday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a report at approximately 3 p.m. that a female swimmer was in distress after reportedly being pulled out by the rip tide off Dauphin Island’s Leer másCoast Guard responds to swimmer in distress near Dauphin Island, Alabama[…]

Coast Guard is search for 2 missing persons near Perdido Pass, Alabama

NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard RB-M and MH-65 Dolphin helicopter, and partners, are in search for two missing people last seen swimming near Perdido Pass, Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a report from a 911 operator at 5:54 p.m. of three people in distress who were swimming in the vicinity of Leer másCoast Guard is search for 2 missing persons near Perdido Pass, Alabama[…]

Coast Guard rescue 3 people, dog offshore Apalachicola, Florida

NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard aircrews rescued three people and a dog from a capsized fishing vessel, Pete’s Dream, offshore Apalachicola, Florida, Thursday. All passengers on board, including the dog, were rescued and no injuries were reported. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a report at approximately 11 a.m. that the 64-foot fishing Leer másCoast Guard rescue 3 people, dog offshore Apalachicola, Florida[…]

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