U.S. Coast Guard

May 05, 2018 - 2:45 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) _ The U.S. Coast Guard has suspended the search for a pastor missing since a boating accident Wednesday in Plaquemines Parish. Officials say 85-year-old Rev. Donald Tabb was headed out to fish with two friends near Port Eads and South Pass when a large wave capsized their 27-foot...
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March 13, 2018 - 8:30 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- The U.S. Coast Guard has identified two men missing from a tugboat that sank Monday in the Mississippi River. Multiple news outlets report the men were identified as Malon Dawsey and Karl Prince and were still listed as missing Tuesday. A third person, whose name was not...
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Chris Miller
March 08, 2018 - 2:34 pm
A 14-year-old in a stolen luxury SUV sped away from St. Bernard Parish sheriff's deputies early this morning, crashed near the Chalmette ferry landing, jumped into the Mississippi River, and disappeared, authorities said. The St. Bernard Parish Sheriff's Office, U.S. Coast Guard, and New Orleans...
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Chris Miller
November 08, 2017 - 9:00 am
The U.S. Coast Guard says two people were injured and dozens have evacuated the Shell Enchilada platform off of Louisiana after a fire early this morning. Petty Officer Lexie Preston, USCG, on Enchilada platform fire.mp3 "There were 46 crew members aboard," said Petty Officer Lexie Preston. "They...
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