It’s been a record year for high seas drug seizures like these — 50,000 pounds of cocaine and heroin valued at more than a half-a-billion dollars have been confiscated since August.
Coast Guard Sector North Carolina suspended its search Sunday for a fisherman reported overdue with two others near Bogue Inlet.
The Coast Guard suspended its search Saturday for two boaters, Steve Chaney and David Hambrick, who were reported missing near Oak Island.
US Coast Guard located missing fishermen's vessel 15 miles east of Murrells Inlet Thursday. No persons were on board.
The Wrightsville Beach Coast Guard station rescued a group of five people on July 23 and they say it re-emphasizes the importance of boat safety.
Surf City Police have released drone video of Zachary Kingsbury swimming from police Wednesday evening.
Both the Coast Guard and private boaters continue to combed the coast along the Carolinas searching for the two fishermen missing since Sunday.
Neighbors are combing the beaches of Oak Island for any sign of two missing fishermen.
Hurricane Harvey rolled over the Texas Gulf Coast on Saturday, smashing homes and businesses and lashing the shore with wind and rain so intense that drivers were forced off the road because they could not see in front of them.
The U.S. Coast Guard and military crews are responding to a report that an Army helicopter with five aboard went down in the ocean off Hawaii.