The health and safety of Chickasaws, employees and patrons is our main priority. As the coronavirus, or COVID-19, spreads globally and cases rise in the U.S., some Chickasaw Nation events, classes, facilities, etc., will be postponed, closed or canceled out of an abundance of caution. 

For more information regarding the coronavirus as it relates to the Chickasaw Nation, please visit our information pages below. We will continue to update these pages regularly as the situation progresses. Thank you for your understanding during this time.

Governor Bill Anoatubby

To enhance the overall quality of life
of the Chickasaw people.


To be a nation of successful and united
people with a strong cultural identity.

Core Values

Core Values are the fundamental,
guiding principles of an organization.


Thursday, May 28, 2020
Chickasaw games have a long history and traditionally play significant cultural roles. The spring issue of Chokma Chickasaw Magazine tells the stor...
Thursday, May 28, 2020
Learn how to start living an unconquered life at home with expert advice from diet from nutrition coach, Jordy Brooks. Brooks is a coach at the Chi...
Thursday, May 28, 2020
The 2020 census is underway and households across America are responding every day. For the first time, participants will be able to respond to the...

May 15, 2020


Wednesday, June 03, 2020
Chickasaw Nation Announces Candidates For General Election
Chickasaw Nation Election Secretary Rita Loder announced today the candidates seeking four legislative seats and one judicial seat within the Chick...
Wednesday, June 03, 2020
Chickasaw-produced documentaries to air on Montana public broadcast television
Two Chickasaw Nation Productions documentaries from the Chickasaw Heritage Series will air on the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) state network f...
Wednesday, June 03, 2020
Chickasaw artist staying active, seizing opportunities during pandemic
Broad appeal of Chickasaw artist Billy Hensley’s paintings has been growing, with this year shaping up to be the most promising and important of hi...

Chickasaw Language

English Word or Phrase
You don't have to cook.
Chickasaw Word or Phrase
Ishhopoonikila ki'yo.