By LAUREN N. LAUGHLIN
Special to the PRESS
Coast Guard Station South Padre Island will be hosting a Change of Command ceremony June 16, 2011, at 10 a.m. The ceremony will take place at Coast Guard Station South Padre Island, located at 1 Wallace Reed, South Padre Island, TX, 78597
During the Change of Command ceremony Lt. Joshua Sagers will assume the responsibility of commanding officer from Lt. Mickey Lalor, who has been the Commanding Officer since July 2008.
The Change of Command ceremony is a time-honored event, preserved by the rich heritage of naval tradition. It is a formal custom designed to strengthen the respect for authority, which is vital to any military organization.
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