<lst>Navy Ensign John J. Dues Jr., son of Janet F. and John J. Dues of McLean, recently reported for duty at Naval Air Station, Kingsville, Texas.

Dues is a 1999 graduate of Gonzaga College High School of Washington, D.C. and joined the Navy in May 2003. He is a 2003 graduate of University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Ind. with a BBA degree.

Cadet Randall Taylor Carroll, son of Randy and Ellen Carroll of Great Falls, was named to the Dean's List at the U.S. Military Academy. To qualify for the Dean's List a cadet must maintain a 3.0 grade point average. Carroll plans to graduate in 2007 from West Point and be commissioned a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army.

Air Force Airman Alejandro J. Castro, son of Nelson and Gloria Castro of Northwood Trail, Mc Lean, has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. Castro is a 2001 graduate of Pimmit Hills Alternative High School, Falls Church.