Smith Point Sea Rescue launches response vessel


REEDVILLE—On October 19, Smith Point Sea Rescue (SPSR) launched the “new” Rescue 2 at Jennings Boatyard here where it was outfitted for duty. The 32-foot Carmen was built in 2003 and owned by a resident of Montross.

SPSR was able to purchase and equip the vessel thanks to contributions made over many years by residents, businesses and foundations, reported vice president Jim Bullard.

The new Rescue 2 will replace Rescue 3 at Olverson’s Marina and serve…