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CAPE GAZETrE, Friday, June 9 - June 15,1995 - 31 ers has not tried to work some-. Conlnlencemellt thing out," explained Best. Cape iv claim tha speaker Best Since"The Dukes of Hazzard" sen rs more n went offthe air in 1985, as well as before he landed the role on the addresses grads Continued from page 30 a production of "My Sister Eileen". Upon returning to the U.S., Best moved to New York as a Broadway hopeful. "I've been in the stage profes- sion since 1946. I went on tour with the Broadway show 'Marin- ka' and [in 1950] while I was part of winter stock productions in New Jersey, Universal Studios spotted me and I went to Holly- wood. Since then, I've been in 83 features and over 600 TV shows," added Best. Best's television show rsum6 includes "The Twilight Zone", "Gunsmoke", "The Andy Griffith Show", "Rawhide" and "Wagon Train". Before he landed the part in The Dukes of Hazzard, Best had also worked with such stars as Clint Eastwood, Jimmy Stewart and Burr Reynolds. Best produced two films star- ring Reynolds, "Gator" and "The End" and starred with Reynolds in "Hooper". Signing on to "The Dukes of Hazzard" interested Best because the episodes were shot in Georgia. "I wanted to get out of Holly- wood - life is not all sunglasses and autographs. It's important that these kids know that," added Best. Best even wrote some of the Dukes episodes and really en- joyed the time he spent with the "Dukes gang" as he coined them. "Tom [Wopat] I haven't seen since we left the show, but I have seen Cathy [Bach] and John [Schneider] over the years. There has been some talk about a re- union but nothing has come of it - I'm surprised that Warner Broth- series, Best has been active in the show business community. In the early 1970s he taught motion pic- ture technique and drama at the University of Mississippi, helping the blossoming careers of Lindsay Wagner, Ted Garr, Gary Busey, Judge Reinhold, Farrah Fawcett, Roger Miller and Glenn Camp- bell. He currently teaches on campus at the University of Cen- tral Florida. "Performing on stage and for the camera are very different and I was an artist-in-residence teach- ing the technology of performance and certain television terminolo- gy. I help [actors] perform to the best of their ability, but they have themselves to credit for their suc- cess," said Best. Best currently lives in Florida and within the past year he created his own movie company with his wife Dorothy and daughter Janeen Best, "Best Friend Films". He produces, acts and writes mainly low budget, made for video movies. Best recently produced a film written and directed by "Young and the Restless" star Michael Damian entitled "Finders Keepers" that has been recognized at the Cannes Film Festival. Best will begin shooting his latest pro- ject, "Death Mask", in Orlando on June 14. OFFICE & ART His words of wisdom bestowed upon Cape's 1995 graduates in- eluded, "I believe that the good Lord gives everyone the ability to do what we desire; we just have to go out there and make it happen. There are really no limitations in life because if there were, I would not have made it." $350,000 in scholarship awards Cape Henlopen High School se- niors have earned scholarship awards exceeding $350,000. The students graduated on Tuesday, June 6. Following is the list of students who won scholarship awards: Mlchelle Archer - Elizabeth- town College Trustee Grant, $5,500; Lindmy Barlow - Thes- pian's Harrier Jeglum Award, $100, Cape Henlopen Education Association (CHEA), $200; Lisa Berry - National Honor Society Senior Member Award, $50; Michael Best - Dewey Beach Li- ons Club John Waples Memorial Scholarship, $1,500; Jeremy lloyd - Dewey Beach Lions Club John Waples Memori- ai Scholarship, $1,500, Cape Hen- lopen Support Staff Association (CHSSA), $100; Don Britting- ham - Delaware Retired School Personnel Association 1995 Citi- zenship Award, $100 bond; Cyn- thia Burnham - Diamond State Girls' Scholarship for basketball, $500; University of Delaware UD Scholar Award, $1,500 - renew- able total: $6,000, CHEA, $200; Jace Burton - Franklin Hardware Industrial Arts Award, $50 bond; Nicole Burton - Village Im- provement Association Good Citi- zen Award, $100 bond; Andrea Bushey - Mariot College Presi- dential Scholarship, $5,000 - re- newable total: $20,000, V.F.W. Post 7447 of Rehoboth Scholar- ship, $2,500; Matthew Callaway - Goldey Beseem College Schol- arship, $500; Paul Camenisch - CHEA, $200; Jessica Coffey - 1995 Wescoats Memorial Scholarship Fund Award of St. Peter's Episcopal Ages 2 - 12 years I • Pre-School f ( I • Full Time bS00-l, f' I • Before & After School C- ! -" 6:30 am - 5:30 pm C . Monday thru Friday 644-2570 Providing a  caring environment with a certified, well-trained staff. WE EMPHASIZE: BUILDING A HIGH SELF-ESTEEAI • PlUSIC • blATH • SCIENCE • ARTS F_, CRAFTS Prepare for your child's future education! \\;\\\\_ LITTLE ANGELS DAY CARE & LEARNING CENTER x\\;k \\;k"  ]l UNDA WAILS, PROPRIETOR- 40 NASSAU COMMONS. LEWES, DE Church, $500; Vanessa Cordrey - CHEA, $200, Lois C. Cordrey Memorial Award in English Edu- cation, $75; Shannon Daisey - Dewey Beach Lions Club John Waples Memorial Scholarship, $1,500; Elizabeth DeMusz - Lib- erty University Award, $12,000; Theresa Ann Desimone - The George E. Gordy Family Educa- tional Fund, $3,000 - renewable: $12,000; Tenesha Duffy - Uni- versity of Delaware Scholastic Grant, $5,000 and General Fund Scholarship, $2,500, Lorcenia Hood Van Scholarship of Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church School, $100; Erica Edwards - CHSSA, $100; Brad Egolf- Elon College Institutional Grant, $1,900, The H. Walton Jones Award given in memory of James Brian Nowakowski for the best all around male chorus member, $100, CHSSA, $100; Michael Fintel - CHEA, $200; Rebecca Fluharty - The Hercules Steps Up to Art Education Pro- gram Scholarship, $1,500; Jack Frederick - Dewey Beach Lions Club John Waples Memorial Scholarship, $1,500, CHEA, $200; Tom Frederick - Dewey Beach Lions Club John Waples Memorial Scholarship, $1,500, CHEA, $200; Marian Freeman - The Her- cules Steps Up to Art Education Program Scholarship, $1,500; Kim Friedenreich - Clemson University Clemson Alumni Pres- idential Scholar, $5,330 - renew- able total: over $20,000; Jesse Friend - CHEA, $200; Corey Groll - Thespians' Har- riett Jeglum Award, $200; Chad Harmon - Eastern Republican Club Eugene Bookhammer Civic Award, $100; Lisa Hellens - Sus- sex County Farm Bureau Scholar- ship, $250; Angela Hennessy - Mellon Bank Award for Continu- Continued on page 32 Where Quality & Customer Meet MIDWAY SUPPLY • PRINTING • COPIES • OFFICE SUPPUES • ARTIST SUPPUES • FAX & PHONE ORDERS • PROMPT DELIVERY 1542 Highway One • Lewes, Delaware 19958 (302) 645-2287 • Fax: 302/645-0162 ENGLISH IMPROVEMENT COMMUNITY SERVICE SERIES (NO. 15) I mvwmN I is a preposition which always ......... I requires two objects. These may be two nouns.., a secret between Mother and Dad. Or a pronoun and a noun.., between her and Dad Or two pronouns.., between her and him. *** When used as objects, pronouns must always be in the OBJECTIVE, not the subjective, case. HER (not "she") • HIM (not "he") * ME (not 'T') THEM (not ,'they") • US (not "we") • EXAMPLES: Nothing ever developed between them and us. Between you and me, I don't believe a word of it. NOW GET OUT YOUR PENCIL. CHECK THE CORRECT BOX, Sample: This is a matter between they ( ) them (v') and their children. 1. Ten feet of rapids raced between the boat and us ( ) we ( ) swimmers. 2. This is strictly between you and I ( )me(). 3. An awkward silence fell between her ( ) she ( ) and we ( ) us (). 4. Do you think that us ( ) we ( ) two could leave now? Answers: 1 - us; 2 - me; 3 - her, us; 4 - we. Your Job, Your Life Prepared by Ward Holm. Tanzer Associates. Presented courtesy of the Cape Gazette.