This page contains an archive of news items published by the Commandant of the Coast Guard and other senior staff members.
Vice Adm. (Ret.) Terry Cross, Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard Michael Leavitt, Chief Warrant Officer Randall Rice, Mrs. Alison Rice, and Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp at the Association for Rescue At Sea Awards in Washington, DC on October 4, 2012. As a rescue swimmer onboard a Coast Guard helicopter, Rice deployed into the ocean to rescue two people on a stricken sailing vessel during a treacherous rescue off the coast of Massachusetts in May, 2011.