PORTSMOUTH, Va. — A Coast Guard helicopter crew from Elizabeth City airlifted an ill crewman from a tanker off Virginia Beach, transporting him to medical facilities in Norfolk, Va., on Saturday afternoon.
Over the years we have attended many Coast Guard ceremonies.
PORTSMOUTH, Va – Cmdr. Gregory A. Shouse relieved Cmdr. Andrew D. Meverden of the duties and responsibilities as commanding officer of the Coast Guard Cutter Bear during a change of command ceremony Friday at Coast Guard Base Portsmouth in Portsmouth, Va.
Shouse most recently served on the…
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard is scheduled to discontinue 166 navigational aids within the Virginia Inside Passage due to shoaling and other navigational safety concerns throughout the area.
Fixed aids to navigation will be removed as Coast Guard resources permit over the next several…
Coast Guard Base Elizabeth City is welcoming aboard a new liaison to serve as the link between the base command and base families.
Monique Mercurio comes to the Harbor of Hospitality from Guam. She is volunteering in a command program designed to improve communication with family members, as well…
ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada – Coast Guard units from the Hampton Roads, Va., and Elizabeth City areas participated in Phase I of the U.S. Southern Command-led, international exercise Tradewinds 2016 June 4 through last Tuesday in St. George’s, Grenada.
Chief Warrant Officer Brad Barrington has been wearing a Coast Guard uniform for over half his life, and says he will continue to “bleed blue” after he retires from the Coast Guard on June 24 after 30 years of active duty service.
The hallways of the Coast Guard’s Aviation Technical Training Center will be quieter this week following the retirement of a senior enlisted leader with a big personality.
COLUMBIA – A helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City was assisting Thursday in the search for a boater who is reportedly missing in the waters south of the Albemarle Sound.
Petty Officer 1st Class Lake Downham was recently selected to serve on the Coast Guard Leadership, Excellence and Diversity Council.