Category: Coast Guard

Incoming U.S. Coast Guard Port Canaveral Commander Capt. Mark Vlaun Welcomed By Propeller Club

Incoming Coast Guard Sector Commander and Captain of the Port for Jacksonville and Port Canaveral, Capt. Mark Vlaun was introduced at the Propeller Club of Port Canaveral’s May luncheon held on Wednesday, May 1 at Fishlips Waterfront Bar & Grill.

U.S. Coast Guard Rescues 4 People After 26-Foot Boat Capsizes 35 Miles West of Homosassa

The Coast Guard rescued four people after their 26-foot boat capsized 35 miles west of Homosassa. Rescued were Inverness natives Brittany Thompson, 34, and Brian Thompson, 35. Also rescued were Joanna Fraser, 42, and Lincoln Fraser, 44.

VIDEO OF THE DAY: U.S. Coast Guard Offloads 18.5 Tons of Interdicted Cocaine in Port Everglades

The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter James (WMSL-754) offloaded approximately 18.5 tons of cocaine Thursday in Port Everglades worth more than an estimated $500 million wholesale seized in international waters in the Eastern Pacific Ocean.