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Rare photo showing the heroic Pea Island Lifesaving Station crew commanded by famed African American keeper Richard Etheridge. (Coast Guard Collection)
The Long Blue Line: Keeper Richard Etheridge and the Gold Medal lifesavers of Pea Island
Feb. 3, 2023
The first African American officer-in-charge of a military installation.


Four cadets from the Topsail High School Coast Guard JROTC color guard present the colors at their Unit Establishment Ceremony at Topsail High School in Hampstead, North Carolina, Oct. 27, 2022. Representative Carson Smith from the North Carolina General Assembly (front row, left) and Rear Admiral Megan Dean, Coast Guard Director of Governmental and Public Affairs (front row, second from left) each delivered remarks during the ceremony. (U.S. Coast Guard photo.)
Coast Guard is expanding nationwide JROTC program 
Feb. 2, 2023
The service is establishing four new units this year

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Announcing MIT Seminar XXI Opportunity for Coast Guard Members
Feb. 1, 2023
Here’s why you should apply for this unique program

STAR Program pamphlet
Ready, set, post!
Feb. 1, 2023
Join the rest of Coast Guard social media for a Feb. 1 STAR blitz to expand recruiting knowledge.