Rear Adm. John Nadeau, new commander of the Eighth Coast Guard District in New Orleans (third from right), was welcomed at a luncheon August 13 in St. Louis. With him from Sector Upper Mississippi River were (from left) Lt. Cmdr. Cody Stitz, Cmdr. Richard Scott and Capt. Scott Stoermer. From the river industry were (from left) James (Goat) Patterson, Osage Marine Services; Bernard Heroff, American River Transportation Company; George Foster, J.B. Marine Service; retired Capt. Dirk Stinger; Ed Henleben, Ingram Barge Company; and Casey Herschler, Canton Towing.