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Stranded casino ship frees itself, docks in Ga.

...its escape at high tide, said Coast Guard Petty Officer 1st Class Lauren...two hours later, after passing a Coast Guard inspection for leaks, the ship...passengers, Jorgensen said. The Coast Guard rescued 118 passengers and crew...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-17/stranded-casino-ship-frees-it
Across South Carolina

...North Carolina woman who apparently faked her drowning at the South Carolina coast cost taxpayers about $50,000.The Coast Guard's cost for using a boat, helicopter and personnel to search for 42-year-old Amy Robinson was more than $42...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-12/across-south-carolina
Passengers taken to shore after 12 hours on stalled casino boat off Georgia coast

...ferried to shore Wednesday aboard two Coast Guard cutters.About 94 of The Escapade's...stranded was too shallow for the Coast Guard boats to pull alongside it.The...near Hilton Head, S.C., the Coast Guard said.The Coast Guard received...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-16/passengers-taken-shore-after-
Across Georgia

...condition was not known.Duncan told the officer that his friend Ryan Terry was also struggling in the rough waters. Coast Guard and fire rescue officials found his body a short time later.Police said Duncan and Terry worked together in Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-14/across-georgia
Walter Henry

...country. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. As a graduate of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy (1946) he served as an officer in the Coast Guard and later with the civil service as an engineer he developed important navigation and...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171538152
Watercraft fatality raises safety concerns

...on personal watercraft in 2013, according to U.S. Coast Guard recreational boating statistics. In 2012, 58 people...resulting from "operator inexperience," according to 2013 Coast Guard statistics.Heath has ridden Jet Skis since they were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-11/watercraft-fatality-raises-s
Once deemed dead, fugitive banker pleads guilty to fraud in Georgia

...agreed to drop 16 related bank fraud counts in Georgia in addition to recently added charges in Miami related to the Coast Guard's search for Price after his faked suicide.Attorneys said money already collected from the seizure and sale of Price's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-05/once-deemed-dead-fugitive-ban
Across South Carolina

...director Bryan Stirling said.In other newsTHE U.S. COAST GUARD has suspended its search for a 30-year-old American...ship sailing between the Bahamas and South Florida. The Coast Guard says searchers covered more than 3,000 square miles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-29/across-south-carolina
Missing Aiken kayaker found dead in Florida

...47, was found in the water south of Port Everglades about 2:30 p.m., according to a statement from the 7th Coast Guard District.Lemonds was reported missing about 9:45 a.m. Friday, and was last seen about 11 a.m. Thurs day in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-25/missing-aiken-kayaker-found-d
Authorities plan an increased road, waterways presence Memorial Day weekend

...Three were at Thurmond Lake.Improper life jacket use can also result in fines. Children under 13 must wear a U.S. Coast Guard-approved life jacket while on board a moving vehicle that is not a fully enclosed cabin. Anyone riding a personal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-05-23/authorities-plan-incre