Search for man who jumped in Cape Fear River to resume in morning
11 months ago
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Search for man who jumped in Cape Fear River to resume in morning

Witnesses say they saw a white man jumped into the river, and started to float up the river towards the Coast Guard Diligence before losing sight of him.
Wilmington recertified as a Coast Guard City
2 years ago
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Wilmington recertified as a Coast Guard City

Wilmington has once again been recognized as a Coast Guard City. It's an honor shared by just 13 other cities across the country.
Diligence closed to tours during maintenance work
2 years ago
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Diligence closed to tours during maintenance work

The Coast Guard Cutter Diligence is usually open for tours during Azalea Festival, but not this year. The ship will be closed for tours until late April for maintenance.
Diligence sets sail Thursday morning
3 years ago
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Diligence sets sail Thursday morning

After being home in the Port City for a couple months, the Coast Guard Cutter Diligence is heading back out to sea.
Diligence commander reacts to Italian cruise ship disaster
4 years ago
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Diligence commander reacts to Italian cruise ship disaster

The captain of the Costa Concordia, Francesco Schettino, is being blamed for the disaster after he abandoned ship. The commander of the Coast Guard Cutter Diligence says he would not have handled the situation in the same way.
Diligence returns home after spending holidays at sea
4 years ago
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Diligence returns home after spending holidays at sea

The Coast Guard Cutter Diligence is back home. After a 45-day deployment, the Diligence docked back in Wilmington this morning.