CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait-- New York Army National Guard Specialist Erin Colburn, an intelligence analyst in the 27th Brigade Special Troops Battalion, receives a letter of conditional acceptance to the United States Military Academy at West Point from Lt. Gen. Vincent K. Brooks, commanding general of Third Army/ARCENT, and a graduate of the Academy, himself. Colburn, who plans to study geospatial intelligence, is slated to begin her career at West Point in July 2013.
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Associated Press -- Wed, 07 Oct 2015 NY creek debris blamed for Connecticut teen’s death removed SHANDAKEN, N.Y. (AP) - Debris in a Hudson Valley creek that led to the drowning death of a teenage Connecticut girl has been cleared away.
Associated Press -- Wed, 07 Oct 2015 NY Air Guard unit completes 1st solo drone combat mission NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) - A western New York-based Air National Guard unit that has made the shift from flying manned aircraft to operating remotely piloted drones has completed its first... (more)
Department of Defense -- Tue, 06 Oct 2015 New York Guardsmen Prepare for Hurricane Joaquin (Photo Essay) Guardsmen operate heavy equipment to clear space near Normanskill Creek in Albany, N.Y., Friday, Oct. 2, 2015 as part of New York’s preparations for the possible landfall of Hurricane... (more)