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City of New Orleans finds homes for homeless veterans City of New Orleans finds homes for homeless veterans
Retired Maj. Gen. David Mize, chairman of the Mayor's Military Advisory Committee, (far left) and New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu stand with representatives of the...
Red snapper recovered from seized lancha Red snapper recovered from seized lancha
The red snapper seized from a lancha by the Coast Guard Cutter Steelhead in waters off South Texas Jan. 27, 2015. Since Oct. 1, the Coast Guard, Customs and Border...
2015 Galveston Blackthorn Memorial 2015 Galveston Blackthorn Memorial
Boat crews from Coast Guard Station Galveston release a wreath into the water at the 35th annual Coast Guard Cutter Blackthorn Memorial at Sector Field Office...
Students tour Air Station New Orleans Students tour Air Station New Orleans
Belle Chase Academy Students line up to see a MH-65 Dolphin helicopter at Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans Jan. 27, 2014. The students got a first hand look into...
History’s dedication to Coast Guard Aviation History’s dedication to Coast Guard Aviation
The Coast Guard Aviation display at the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, Fla., was refreshed and rededicated with a ribbon cutting ceremony Jan. 27, 2015....
Coast Guard stops Mexican poachers in Gulf of Mexico Coast Guard stops Mexican poachers in Gulf of Mexico
A Coast Guard Station South Padre Island boatcrew catches up to fleeing poachers aboard a Mexican lancha near the U.S.-Mexico maritime border Jan. 25, 2015. The...


Recent Video

Coast Guard Helicopter Medevacs Baby from Cruise Ship in Gulf of Mexico Coast Guard Helicopter Medevacs Baby from Cruise Ship in...
An Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew hoists an 8-month-old baby girl suffering from seizures from a cruise ship in the Gulf of Mexico along with the...
Coast Guard stops Mexican Poachers in Gulf of Mexico Coast Guard stops Mexican Poachers in Gulf of Mexico
A Coast Guard Station South Padre Island boatcrew catches up to fleeing poachers aboard a Mexican lancha near the U.S.-Mexico maritime border Jan. 25, 2015. The...
Safeguarding Gulf Mariners: Coast Guard Rig Inspections Safeguarding Gulf Mariners: Coast Guard Rig Inspections
Two Coast Guard inspectors explain the importance and process of inspecting a jack up rig located in the Gulf of Mexico, south of Port Fourchon, La. (U.S. Coast Guard...
Ensuring waterway safety: Coast Guard Barge Inspections Ensuring waterway safety: Coast Guard Barge Inspections
MORGAN CITY, La. - Matt Styba, a civilian marine inspector at Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Morgan city, goes over a Coast Guard barge inspection at Conrad Shipyard...
Safety on the Water Safety on the Water
Petty Officer 3rd Class Matt Sheeler, a boatswain's mate at Coast Guard Station New Orleans, discusses Coast Guard recreational law enforcement boardings at Hopedale,...
Coast Guard MH-65 Helicopter Aircrew Rescues Three People From Aground Boat in San Antonio Bay, Texas Coast Guard MH-65 Helicopter Aircrew Rescues Three...
A Coast Guard Air Station Corpus Christi aircrew hoists three people to safety in San Antonio Bay, Texas. U.S. Coast Guard video by Air Station Corpus Christi.


Recent News Stories

Coast Guard interdicts another Mexican fishing crew poaching in the Gulf of Mexico Coast Guard interdicts another Mexican fishing crew...
The Coast Guard interdicted a Mexican fishing crew poaching red snapper in the waters off South Texas late Tuesday night.
Coast Guard interdicts more Mexican fisherman poaching in Gulf of Mexico Coast Guard interdicts more Mexican fisherman poaching...
The Coast Guard interdicted a Mexican fishing crew who fled from authorities Sunday, after poaching shark, red snapper, and eel in the waters off South Texas.
Coast Guard medevacs baby from cruise ship in Gulf of Mexico
A Coast Guard helicopter crew medevaced an 8-month-old baby girl from the cruise ship Carnival Triumph early Monday morning, 140 miles southeast of Galveston.
Coast Guard intercepts Mexican fishermen poaching in South Texas waters Coast Guard intercepts Mexican fishermen poaching in...
The Coast Guard interdicted a Mexican fishing crew attempting to poach red snapper in South Texas Saturday night.
Coast Guard, National Marine Fisheries Service seize 2,700 pounds of shrimp near Cameron, Louisiana Coast Guard, National Marine Fisheries Service seize...
The Coast Guard along with the National Marine Fisheries Service seized 2,700 pounds of catch, Tuesday evening, after boarding a fishing vessel near the jetties off...
Coast Guard intercepts Mexicans poaching South Texas waters Coast Guard intercepts Mexicans poaching South Texas waters
The Coast Guard interdicted a Mexican fishing crew poaching in South Texas Monday morning.


Recent Audio

Lifesaving gift ideas for the holidays
Petty Officer 3rd Class Joshua Piasecki, a rescue swimmer at Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans, offers lifesaving gift ideas for the holidays. (U.S. Coast Guard...
Good Samaritan reports boat fire on marine band radio
A good Samaritan aboard the vessel Sea Candy reporting that a 45-foot boat is on fire under the Highway 146 bridge near Kemah, Texas, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014. Coast...
Mayday call from fishing boat taking on water
Coast Guard crews rescued two fishermen Monday, after their boat started taking on water in the Gulf of Mexico. At approximately 3:30 p.m. Coast Guard watchstanders...
120801-G-EK967-Mayday call near Freeport
HOUSTON -- Coast Guard rescue crews saved four people from their sinking fishing boat five miles off the coast of Freeport, Wednesday morning. A crewman aboard the...
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HOUSTON - Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a mayday call from the captain of a fishing vessel at approximately 1:15 p.m. reporting that the...
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HOUSTON - Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a mayday call from the captain of a fishing vessel at approximately 1:15 p.m. reporting that the...


Recent Publications

The Guardian - 06.01.2012
The Guardian - 06.01.2012
The Guardian is a publication of the U.S. Coast Guard's 8th District. Summer 2012 issue.
The Guardian - 01.01.2012
The Guardian - 01.01.2012
The Guardian is a publication of the U.S. Coast Guard's 8th District. Winter 2012 issue.