Welcome to the September 2020 Edition of the SL Coast Guard Magazine. This month the feature is Station Munro, who is celebrating their 10 year anniversary. Happy Anniversary Station Munro, keep up the great work. PO1 Asa Darkbyrd Assistant Editor SLCG Magazine … [Read more...] about Welcome to September 2020 SLCG Magazine
What is a Hero?
By definition, a hero is a person who is admired or idealized for courage, outstanding achievements, or noble qualities. What is a hero? This month our magazine illustrates the bravery of Signalmen Douglas Munro, who served as a signalman with the United States Coast Guard, was killed in action in the Second Battle of the Matanikau in 1942. … [Read more...] about What is a Hero?
From the SLCG Chaplain’s Corner
This Sept 14 is a feast day in the Catholic Church. What does this feast day have as a message for all Christians, Catholic and Protestant? From The Catholic News Agency: "The Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross, celebrated every year on September 14, celebrates two historical events: the discovery of the True Cross by Saint Helena, the mother of the Emperor … [Read more...] about From the SLCG Chaplain’s Corner
XO Graduates of August 2020
I want to announce and congratulate the second XO Class, which graduated on 8 August 2020 after enduring three classes, multiple homework assignments, and a mind-boggling final exercise that tested character and will. The following individuals can now claim the privilege of fully qualified Executive Officers: CPO Aldae NagyENS Peter H. BloodwyneSCPO ClaireSCPO Farryn … [Read more...] about XO Graduates of August 2020
AUGUST 2020 TRACEN AWARDS
The August 2020 TRACEN Awards, held on September 5, 2020, were well attended. On a clear and sunny day, New Horizons was jam-packed with Coasties who received awards and recognition for their hard work and perseverance over the past month. Opening remarks by CDR Julia Raymond, G3: "I would first like to bring attention to a TRACEN Commanding … [Read more...] about AUGUST 2020 TRACEN AWARDS