make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

Coast Guard Cutter Diligence

World War I Memorial moved to river front

READ MORE:
videoMoving an 8-10,000 pound monument is no easy task, but a crew of men did just that this morning. Full story...
»

Wilmington again recognized as Coast Guard City

READ MORE:
videoThe Coast Guard will again formally recognize Wilmington as a Coast Guard City at a ceremony next week. It marks the third time the City of Wilmington will be recognized by the service as an official Coast Guard City. Full story...
»

Tee off next Friday to help the Coast Guard

READ MORE:
video Golf tournament provides funds for local women battling disease and Coast Guard members striving for a higher education. Full story...
»

Diligence welcomes new commander

READ MORE:
videoThe Coast Guard Cutter Diligence welcomed a new leader during a change-of-command ceremony today. Cmdr. Jeffrey K. Randall relieved Cmdr. Douglas D. Goodwin, who served as the ship's commanding officer the past two years. Full story...
»

Cutter Diligence returns home, marks last mission for commander

READ MORE:
video It was a night of celebration on Wilmington's riverfront. The Coast Guard Cutter Diligence returned to its homeport after a 43-day patrol on the Atlantic Ocean. While at sea, the Cutter Diligence embarked 65 migrants after they tried to illegally reach the U.S. and support a long-range medevac of a sick mariner. Full story...
»

Diligence helps sick man at sea

READ MORE:
videoWilmington's hometown ship was part of a long-distance medical call at sea. The Coast Guard Cutter Diligence helped in the effort to get a man suffering from severe abdominal pain on board a ship 300 miles off shore in the Atlantic Ocean to the medical care he needed. Full story...
»

Coast Guard looks at options to fix buckling Wilmington bulkhead

READ MORE:
video Wilmington has long been designated as a Coast Guard City, but the Coast Guard says some major work needs to be done along the section of the riverfront the Cutter Diligence calls home. Full story...
»

Repairs done, Diligence heads back out on patrol

READ MORE:
The nearly 50-year-old vessel recently went through months of repairs. Crew members say after her tune-up, she's ready for smooth sailing on the open sea.video Full story...
»

Sequester could have big impact on Coast Guard, Diligence

READ MORE:
video We're just days away from major federal spending cuts going into effect if the White House and Congress cannot reach a compromise. The sequester is a series of automatic cuts that will affect most government agencies, as well as thousands of people in our area, including the crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Diligence. Full story...
»

DILI Golf Tournament helps area families

READ MORE:
video Coast Guard Cutter Diligence joins forces with the Wilmington Navy League for the December 7th tournament at Echo Farms Country Club. Full story...
»

Diligence returns from Bahamas

READ MORE:
video The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Diligence is coming home following a month long patrol in the Bahamas, just in time for Thanksgiving dinner. Full story...
»

Diligence returns home with a surprise

READ MORE:
This Coast Guard City has its cutter back in place, and one young lady has a new piece of jewelry because of the homecoming. Full story...
»

FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Fire on board delays Diligence departure

READ MORE:
A last-minute change in plans for the Coast Guard Cutter Diligence this morning. It was scheduled to leave on a new mission, but a problem on board will keep the ship in port. Full story...
»

Diligence pulls out of the Port City

READ MORE:
You might have noticed the riverfront looks a little empty. That's because our Coast Guard Cutter Diligence is out to sea. Full story...
»