Community comes together for students

To our wonderful and generous parents, staff, and community!

On April 5, Sterling Elementary Mrs. McKinley’s 5th Grade class held two fundraisers for our planned field trip to Kasitsna Bay Lab in Seldovia. Our first, a bake sale at Sterling Elementary and our second, a spaghetti dinner at the Sterling Senior Center brought together families, staff, and community.

I would like to take this opportunity to express my appreciation to Sterling! Without the support of parents bringing in bake goods and the supplies for our spaghetti dinner, and for being there to assist our class for both fundraisers, we would not have been able to accomplish our goal. A special thanks to the Sterling Senior Center for donating the Center and those seniors who graciously donated their time to help. And thank you for everyone who attended either the bake sale and/or the spaghetti dinner. Your contributions helped make our day a success!

My biggest thanks go to my students, who are always there for me, step up to every one of my challenges, and exceed my expectations!

We couldn’t have done it without all of you! Kasitsna Bay Lab – Here we come!

More

All smokers beware

Peter Micciche is at it again with SB63 to stop smoking in all public places statewide, to have clean air in all work... Read more

Thanks to the Kenai River Brown Bears

Since 2009, the Kenai River Brown Bears went “Pink in the Rink” and auctioned custom game jerseys to benefit the Central Peninsula Health Foundation cancer... Read more

There’s a limit to ‘more fish’

Here’s some news.

Fishing can be an addiction regardless as to what type of fishing you do. The addiction can be fueled by internal or... Read more

Letters to the editor

Smokers have right to make a choice

Read more

Around the Web