John Trudelle

...1977, he was a son of the late John A. and Louise Brown Trudelle. He proudly served his country in the United States Coast Guard. He retired from Plant Vogtle where he was a Supervisor after forty-six years of service. Mr. Trudelle was a member...

Becoming a fishing guide isn't as easy as you might think

...going to do it right, you'll need to take the U.S. Coast Guard license exam and it's pretty tough and expensive.Having a Coast Guard license could mean a discount on your liability insurance...

Hundreds of family members of fallen military members share how they grieve, cope for study

...whose only son, an Army private, was killed by friendly fire in Afghanistan; and a couple whose son, serving in the Coast Guard, committed suicide after what they described as sustained bullying.Of all the active-duty deaths in the period...

Across the region

Commander of Coast Guard is removedCHARLESTON, S.C. - The commander of Coast Guard operations in South Carolina and Georgia...Rodriguez was relieved Monday from Coast Guard Sector Charleston.Coast Guard spokeswoman...

Ebola checks at Savannah port

...sailed into ports across the U.S. Coast Guard's entire Southeast District in...them brought Ebola.But when the Coast Guard met a ship that most recently docked...arriving from foreign ports," said Coast Guard Lt. Cmdr. Gabe Somma...

Coast Guard gains status, funds

...budgets have reduced the U.S. Coast Guard to protecting the nation's ports...attacks, a new status for the Coast Guard has been conferred. "Clearly, the Coast Guard is a principal pillar of the new...

Coast Guard helicopter crew rescues two from sinking shrimp boat

...helicopter crew from the U.S. Coast Guard's Savannah Air Station rescued...sinking in Altamaha Sound, the Coast Guard said in a prepared release.The...aground and was taking on water, the Coast Guard said.Notified by good Samaritans...

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Sailors rescued after abandoning grounded boat during Volvo Ocean Race

...abandoned the sloop and moved to two life rafts anchored to a dry section of the reef. They were rescued by a local coast guard after daylight.Team Vestas Wind reported both its rudders were broken and the stern of its 65-foot boat was being...

Youth fishing teams get into the holiday spirit

...This is the time to go.Capt. David Willard, U.S. Coast Guard-licensed, fulltime professional guide specializing...Capt. Bradd Sasser, Capt. Andrew Tubbs, U.S. Coast Guard-licensed, full time professional guides specializing...

Emerson Johnson

...in Millen, GA to the late Jasper and Bertha Johnson, Johnny served in the U.S. Navy for 4 years and the U.S. Coast Guard for 2 years. He retired from International Paper after 43 years, was a longtime member of Sherwood Baptist Church...