Cargo ship Pola Palekh sits aground in Beaufort Inlet Channel near Fort Macon, North Carolina, November 17, 2016. The 590-foot vessel ran aground in the vicinity of buoy 16A at 1:15 p.m. and was refloated by tugboats at about 8:18 p.m. (U.S. Coast Guard Photo by Coast Guard Petty Officer 1st Class Terry Hasenauer/Released).
Map of the Forgotten Coast; Florida's Forgotten Coast is a registered trademark (coined in the early 1990s) of the Apalachicola Bay Chamber of Commerce. The name is most commonly used to refer to a relatively quiet, undeveloped section of coastline stretching from Mexico Beach on the Gulf of Mexico to St. Marks on Apalachee Bay in the state of Florida.
US Coast Guard Cutter Forward d transits toward its homeport of Portsmouth, Va., Feb. 28, 2016. Image: U.S. Coast Guard, Petty Officer 1st Class Melissa Leake. Cutter Forward is a 270-foot medium-endurance cutter home-ported in Portsmouth, Virginia, that operates in the Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea and Gulf of Mexico for the commander of Coast Guard Atlantic Area.
#taichievents St. Lucie County Community calendar Nov. 25, 2016 Tai Chi classes: 10:30 a.m. Oxbow Eco-Center, 5400 N.E. St. James Drive, Port St. Lucie. Ages: 16+. $12 per class/$40 for four classes (pre-paid). http://www.tcpalm.com/story/life/calendars/2016/11/25/st-lucie-community-calendar-november-25/94269194/
Airmen from the 6th Airlift Squadron and the 305th Aerial Port Squadron load a Humvee onto a C-17 Globemaster III at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., Oct. 6, 2016. Mission partners on base provided the 621st Contingency Response Wing with mobility support as they sent more than 30 Airmen to Haiti in support of disaster relief operations in response to Hurricane Matthew. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Zachary Martyn)
A Coast Guardsman tends the line of a hoist basket lowered by the aircrew of an MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter onboard the response boat-medium during rescue hoist training in Port Valdez, Alaska, Sept. 14, 2016. The helicopter crew is assigned to Coast Guard Forward Operating Location Cordova. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Bill Colclough