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Princess Pageant

Wednesday, August 02, 2006

The Chickasaw Princess Committee is now accepting applications from young ladies who are interested in taking part in the 2006-2007 Chickasaw Princess Pageant on October 2.

Annual Meeting And Festival

Wednesday, August 02, 2006

Thousands of Chickasaws are gearing up for the week-long celebration of tribal culture and heritage that will take place at the 46th Annual Meeting of the Chickasaw Nation and the 18th Annual Chickasaw Festival September 30 through October 7.

Hall of Fame inductions set for August 11

Monday, July 31, 2006

Reservations are being accepted for the 2006 Chickasaw Nation Hall of Fame induction ceremony 6:30 p.m. Friday, August 11 at the Pontotoc County Agri-Plex and convention center in Ada.

Chickasaw Nation Breaks Ground For Duncan Senior Site

Thursday, July 13, 2006

Never before had shoveling dirt been as highly anticipated as it was in Duncan, Oklahoma on Thursday, July 20; but a group of approximately 50 seniors from the area were ready to start digging themselves.

Enos Community Center Ground Breaking

Thursday, July 13, 2006

Marshall County will have a new place to hold reunions, community councils, senior events or just a place to gather and make good memories.

Down with Diabetes

Friday, June 30, 2006

Chickasaw Lena Orphan went down from 200 to 81 in one week. Not in pounds, but in blood sugar. She and 37 other participants learned how to control their blood sugar at the Chickasaw Nation Diabetes Camp at Microtel Inns Suites in Davis, Oklahoma on

Chickasaw Nation forecasts 2007 financial outlook

Thursday, June 29, 2006

Chickasaw Nation tribal officials forecasted what looks to be a bright financial future for fiscal year 2007. Expected outlays totaling more than $500 million are expected for programs, services, business operations, capital improvements and new.

Chickasaw Nation to build the first sick child care center in the state

Tuesday, June 27, 2006

What do you do when your little one has the sniffles or is running a slight fever and you get that dreaded call from the daycare? Usually, parents must take time off from work to care for their mildly ill children.

The Official Opening of The Chickasaw Nation Nutrition Center

Tuesday, June 27, 2006

Ardmoreites may be a little more prepared for the summer swimsuit season with the arrival of the new Chickasaw Nation Nutrition Center. The open house celebrating the grand opening of the 10,000 square feet facility will be held today, June 27 in Ardmore.

Tishomingo announced the site of a new wellness center

Tuesday, June 27, 2006

The city of Tishomingo may become a little healthier next spring. Tishomingo will be the home of the newest Chickasaw Nation Wellness Center. The center is expected to be completed by May 2007.