The Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles blog posted about a Surviving Disaster episode called “Lost at Sea” airing tonight on the cable channel Spike. The episode will feature several interviews with Guardians.
Recently, PA3 Tara Molle got underway on the CGC Fir and posted about her experience on the Coast Guard Pacific Northwest blog. The 8-day series, “Buoy Bound,” provides a unique and interesting perspective to life on a Coast Guard buoy tender. Click here to read her first post.
The Commanding Officer of Training Center Cape May posted a reflective and inspiring feature on the TraCen Cape May blog about the beginning of bootcamp for Recruit Company India-182. The blog title, “Eight Weeks for Eight Years,” says it all as the company began training on September 11, 2009.
The National Strike Force blog posted about BM1 John Parker’s feature in a local newsletter for his response efforts at the Tennessee Valley Authority Kingston Recovery Site.
The Great Lakes Coast Guard blog posted about a monument dedication to honor a former Guardian, Lieutenant Jack Rittichier, at his alma mater, Kent State University. LT Rittichier is remembered for his service and heroism flying combat rescue missions in Vietnam.
The FORCECOM blog honored YN2 Dorina Goetz from Training Center Yorktown for winning the Military Citizen of the Year Award for the Greater Williamsburg, Virginia, Chamber of Commerce.
The AMVER blog posted about an AMVER registered vessel that rescued four fishermen who had been adrift at sea for three days after running out of fuel off the coast of the Philippines