WEST POINT GRADUATE: Cadet Thomas Hudson Barnett Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Barnett, of Metairie, graduated from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York, on May 28.

Barnett graduated from Jesuit High School, New Orleans, in 2010. While at West Point, he concentrated his studies in American legal studies and French. He was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army within the field artillery branch and will report to South Korea for his first assignment.