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Chickasaw Nation-produced films to be shown on Capital Media

Friday, November 04, 2022

The Chickasaw Nation Productions’ feature film “Pearl” and documentaries “Pearl Carter Scott: On Top of the World,” and “Bearer of the Morning” from the Chickasaw Heritage Series, will be screened in Salem, Oregon.

Chickasaw documentary “Montford: An Original Brand” available now

Wednesday, November 02, 2022

The life of historic Chickasaw rancher Montford Johnson inspired the feature film, “Montford: The Chickasaw Rancher,” which can currently be viewed on Netflix.

Rena Smith wins first place in SEASAM regalia division with ornate moccasins

Wednesday, November 02, 2022

An elaborate and ornate pair of Chickasaw wedding moccasins was awarded first place in the regalia division of the Southeastern Art Show and Market.

Chickasaw Nation breaks ground on destination development OKANA Resort & Indoor Waterpark in OKC

Tuesday, November 01, 2022

OKANA includes riverfront hotel, spa, outdoor adventure lagoon, amphitheater, indoor waterpark, restaurants, First Americans Retail Gallery and conference center

Vote Your Values in November

Monday, October 31, 2022

Voters will soon cast a ballot in the Nov. 8 general election, selecting their choice for federal and state decision makers.

2022 Lowak Sho'li First American Humanities Forum focuses on language revitalization

Thursday, October 27, 2022

The annual Lowak Sho'li Humanities Forum is set to begin at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 3 at the Chickasaw Business Center, 830 E. Main Street, Ada, Oklahoma. The theme for this year’s forum is “First Americans in Language Revitalization.”

Chickasaw Nation Student Education Days help prepare high schoolers for college

Thursday, October 27, 2022

The Chickasaw Nation Department of Education is hosting three Chickasaw Nation Student Education Days this fall.

Joanna Underwood Blackburn wins first place in textiles at SEASAM

Wednesday, October 26, 2022

Joanna Underwood Blackburn is no stranger to bringing home top awards for her innovative and beautifully crafted pottery. Now she has added a first-place award in Textiles at the Southeastern Art Show and Market (SEASAM).

Hunting and fishing licenses available from Chickasaw Nation Fish & Wildlife Service

Wednesday, October 26, 2022

Chickasaw Nation hunting and fishing licenses are now available to Chickasaw citizens. This will enhance the ability of the Chickasaw Nation Fish & Wildlife Service to effectively manage natural resources in a sustainable manner.

A Vote for the Future

Friday, October 21, 2022

Alyssa Lawalin, 21, describes this year’s election cycle as a learning process. Registered to vote in tribal elections since she was 18 years old, Ms. Lawalin opted out of participating in federal, state and local elections. She did not feel like a qualified voter due to lack of awareness of candidates, platforms and policies, she said.