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Newport News Public Schools Television to air Chickasaw Nation Productions

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Chickasaw Nation Productions “Pearl Carter Scott: On Top of the World,” “Pearl” and “Bearer of the Morning: The Life of Te Ata Thompson” from the Chickasaw Heritage Series will air at Newport News, Virginia, on

Chickasaw Nation FemSTEM addressing gender gap in science fields

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

The science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) field is crucial to our quality of life and well-being, now more than ever before.

Virtual COVID-19 Memorial Service planned March 23

Friday, March 19, 2021

To honor the lives of Chickasaws and Chickasaw Nation employees lost to COVID-19, complications from the disease or other tragic events during the past year, the Chickasaw Nation is hosting its first virtual COVID-19 Memorial Service Tuesday, March 23 at 7 p.m.

Chickasaw Nation celebrates Women’s History Month

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

In observance of Women’s History Month, the Chickasaw Nation is celebrating and sharing the stories of dynamic Chickasaw women who have made history and are blazing a trail forward.

Newcastle Schools add another weapon in COVID-19 fight

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Newcastle Schools’ efforts to stem the spread of coronavirus infections recently added another weapon to its arsenal provided by HealthCorps, a national nonprofit committed to eliminating health inequity in at-risk communities.

Chickasaw Three Sisters Celebration to take place virtually

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

The Chickasaw Nation Three Sisters Celebration will happen virtually this year due to COVID-19.

McSwain Theatre offers online performances by local performers March 20

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Jae L. & Crossover with Special Guests will offer a virtual show featuring music and vocal performances by local performers.

Chickasaw Nation Summer EBT program now accepting applications

Monday, March 15, 2021

Families with children who receive free or reduced school meals may be eligible for free food this summer through a program offered by the Chickasaw Nation.

Chickasaw recounts winning grueling Baja 1000 twice

Monday, March 15, 2021

At age 12, Chickasaw citizen Jack Hulse had to choose between horses and horsepower.

Chickasaw woman preps for gridiron action

Monday, March 15, 2021

It is not unusual to hear of a Chickasaw citizen excelling in a physically demanding, rough-and-tumble line of work.