West Point

Photo credit DVIDS
Elizabeth Howe
April 22, 2020 - 7:43 am
West Point Military Academy cadets will return to the New York campus for President Donald Trump’s June 13 commencement speech despite the state’s ongoing battle against coronavirus.
Read More
WWL Newsroom
November 09, 2019 - 7:29 am
An attack ad against Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards has been pulled from TV airwaves. The spot claimed the Democratic governor's West Point roommate landed a state contract worth up to $65 million, but the contract was never awarded. A Republican-financed, anti-Edwards group called Truth in...
Read More
AP
Jim Hanzo
June 06, 2019 - 9:27 am
One cadet was killed and 22 others injured when a vehicle they were riding in for summer training overturned according to West Point officials in New York. The U.S. Military Academy says the vehicle overturned on a dirt road. It happened around 6:45 a.m. this morning near Camp Natural Bridge, an...
Read More
(Photo courtesy of Hallie H. Pound)
May 16, 2019 - 8:33 am
34 women will make history this year as the United States Military Academy will commission the largest class of African American women in the program's history. "I thought it was gonna be really challenging or I wasn't gonna be good enough so I ended up trying to do it because I wanted to challenge...
Read More