Navy Ensign Katie M. Jones, daughter of Larry D. and Patricia A. Jones of Westminster, recently graduated from the Naval Academy in Annapolis and was commissioned at her present rank.
Ensign Jones completed four years of intensive academic, physical and professional training and received a bachelor of science degree in oceanography.
Ensign Jones was one of 895 men and women who were commissioned as officers this year at the academy.
She is a 1991 graduate of Westminster High chool. Her next duty station will be at the Naval Atlantic Meteorology and Oceanography Center in Norfolk, Va.
* Westminster: A resident of Liberty Street reported that someone damaged his moped while it was parked at Thunderhead Bowling Lanes in the 140 Village Shopping Center July 20. He estimated damage at $100.