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State funds will give public high school students Internet access Online access to full text maga- zines/journals and to "Britannica OnLine" will be available in Delaware's 29 public high schools, thanks to a Delaware state appropriation of $210,000. Staff of the University of Delaware Library, which has ex- perience in providing online re- sources, helped develop the Statewide "Online Resources for School Libraries project, and the budget request was made through the Department of Public Instruc- tion. A full text magazines/jour- nals database meets a critical need in high schools for current materi- al on a wide array of topics that support the school curriculum and research, said Susan Brynteson, director of libraries at UD. Pur- chase of a single, statewide, mag- azine/journals license for all high schools ensures a very advanta- geous cost per school ratio. "High school students will find access to the full text of so many journals highly useful and instruc- tive," Brynteson said. 'q'he jour- nals are up to date and contain the same illustrations and text as in the print counterpart." "Brittanica Online" contains the full 44-mil- lion word text of the "Encyclope- dia Brittanica," more than 1,000 additional articles not found in the printed set, thousands of comple- mentary illustrations and graphics and hypertext links to thousands of related Internet resources. The accessibility of this wide range of material will help students to pre- pare better for college entry and to learn skills needed to work in an increasingly information-based, technological society. It will also enhance student learning by pro- viding basic and current informa- tion to assist students and teachers in their resources. IR valedictorian sets sights on Richmond Brock H. Cole, the son of Bar- bara and Neil Cole of Bethany Beach and grandson of Kitty Cole of Rehoboth Beach, gradu- ated from In- dian River High School COLE and was vale- dictorian of the Class of '97. His sister, Dorey Cole, was valedicto- rian in 1995. Brock was president of the Na- tional Honor Society, receiving a scholarship to any college of his choice. He received honorable mention of Southern Division for varsity CAPE GAZETTE, Friday, August 1 - August 7, 1997 - 37 tennis and basketball. He was also awarded the U.S. Army scholar athletic award, the Navy honor academic award, the Herman J. Truitt award, the Lord Baltimore scholar award and the WGMD Sports-Booster Scholar award. Brock also was named to the academic all-conference teams for tennis and basketball. Brock plans to pursue a degree in law in the University of Rich- mond. Cape freshman invited to "Operation H.E.L.L.O." Cape Henlopen High School will hold "Operation High school Effort Leads to Lifelong Opportu- nity (H.E.L.L.O.). The program is designed for new students and is meant to as- sist the new students in feeling comfortable at Cape Henlopen High School. Freshmen, new students and parents are invited to attend the event. Detailed information will be mailed to each registered new student around Aug. 7. For more information, contact Margaret E. Peck, assistant princi- pal at 645-7711. Students take in nutrition program Students at H.O. Brittingham Elementary School in Milton, through the S.W.A.T. program and Casa San Francisco, have been learning about nutrition the fun way: by eating tasty treats pre- pared by Henrietta Watson and Heather Argo, nutritional instruc- tors from the University of Delaware. Watson and Argo work with the University's Expanded Food Edu- cation Program. Students studied information re- lated to the food pyramid, food groups, proper serving sizes and other food facts during the week of July 14. The students also participated in nutritional games and puzzles. Four Paws EVERYBODY LOVES o_.o. .- ROSES00 I Hospital 3umn.00er0000 q MON. Fill. 10-12 & 6-8 Cash& Carrg SATURDAY: 10-2  Dr. Michael Metzler Dr. Christian Brandt Seaford, Delaware 19973 Phone: (302) 629-7297 I dozen long stem colored roses 20 large bunch of fresh wildflowers s6 Stop in Monday- Saturday 9-5pro S1LK & SANDS FLORIST 1007 Kings Highway Lewes, DE 645-9891 I like to play ball! I am a black and white DSH 8 week old female kitty. Please take me home! =My name is Ashley." I am a neutered 4 year old black male. I am house broken and de.clawed. I have all my shots. Please come get me! "My name is Sprinkles." I am a DSH grey and white 1 1/2 year old female. I have shots and lots of toys! 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