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...having a community day and asked if we could put 60 people to work and I said yeah!" said the Center's board president Bob Oakes. "We looked at all that needed to be done here and lined up about 25 projects then talked it over with Al Crane and...
Sterling Community Center hosted Valentine's day dinner and dance

...hosted their Valentine's Day Dinner and Dance on Friday, February 14th. The dinner was prepared by community leader Bob Oakes and included bacon wrapped tenderloin steak, prawns, baked potatoes with all the fixings, vegetables, Caesar salad...
Community support makes for wonderful Valentine's Day

...John Jondal, Mary Jondal, Janet Jones, Gloria Koonz, Grace Merkes, Dawn Musgrove, Rob Nelson, Sheldon Nelson, Bob Oakes, Char Oakes, Juanita Owens, Sam Owens, Leora Pooler, Renae Wall, and Tristan Warner. You made Sterling proud...
Sterling hosts hoops tourney

...double-elimination format to determine a champion to claim the $50 prize. Sterling Community Center Board President Bob Oakes said the hoops tournament was the first sporting event the SCC has hosted since the $1.3 million dollar facility was...
New Sterling Community Center opens with Head Start Dinner

...let us get it built right at $100 a square foot and we're proud of that and all the people who helped us out," said Bob Oakes, president of the Sterling Community Club. "We had help from the State and the Rasmussen Foundation, but it's the...
Sterling breaks ground for new community center

...Merkes. According to Sterling Community Club president Bob Oakes the new center is truly a community project, "In 1953...project no matter where you live," he said. To reach Bob Oakes call CBC Rental at 262-7368 or Grace Merkes can be reached...
Signs of concern

Bob Oakes has owned CBC Rental & Supply at its current location at Milepost 90 next to the Sterling Highway for five years.He said he has...
DOT addresses highway concerns

Bob Oakes said he was in a bad mood when he attended a meeting between the Alaska Department of Transportation and owners of property bordering...
Sterling community center comes to fruition finish it because half of this stuff is volunteer and this building is really a $2 million building," she said. Bob Oakes, community club president, echoed a similar sentiment. "We've got a great community," he said. "I mean most...
Sterling community center slated for spring 2013 completion

...less than a year."The concrete foundation was poured the last week of June," said Sterling Community Club President Bob Oakes. "For a large project like this, we're doing very well at six months in."Builders and electricians will continue...


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