rescue http://wwno.org en Floods: National Guard in Marksville, Crowley http://wwno.org/post/floods-national-guard-marksville-crowley <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The Louisiana National Guard sent high-water trucks to Crowley and Marksville for evacuations, and says units are on standby statewide.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">Staff Sgt. Denis Ricou says the 225th Engineer Brigade in Marksville and the 256th Infantry Brigade Combat Team in Crowley each sent a truck and two soldiers.</p> Fri, 11 Jan 2013 11:01:21 +0000 The Associated Press 26772 at http://wwno.org Coast Guard Med-Evacs Man from Sailboat http://wwno.org/post/coast-guard-med-evacs-man-sailboat <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The Coast Guard says it safely evacuated a man with heart disease from a sailboat in the Gulf.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">In a news release, the Coast Guard said officials received a call early Thursday about a husband and wife aboard a 64-foot sailboat that was bound for Houston after a trip to Cozumel, Mexico.</p> Sat, 05 Jan 2013 00:00:00 +0000 The Associated Press 26310 at http://wwno.org Two men rescued from Gulf plane crash http://wwno.org/post/two-men-rescued-gulf-plane-crash <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The Coast Guard has rescued two men who were aboard an airplane that crashed in the Gulf of Mexico.</p> Fri, 21 Sep 2012 16:41:07 +0000 The Associated Press 20472 at http://wwno.org Coast Guard rescues five from Southwest Pass http://wwno.org/post/coast-guard-rescues-five-southwest-pass <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">VENICE&nbsp;&mdash; The Coast Guard says it rescued five boaters from a 26-foot pleasure craft that was taking on water near the Southwest Pass jetties.</p> Mon, 13 Aug 2012 15:16:36 +0000 The Associated Press 17739 at http://wwno.org