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Chickasaw student earns scholarship to OCU

Friday, December 19, 2008

A casual decision to attend the Chickasaw Summer Arts Academy put Lone Grove student Cruise Berry on a short path to a valuable scholarship opportunity.

Chickasaw students compete at regional tournament

Tuesday, December 09, 2008

Forty eight teams from Oklahoma, New Mexico and Texas gathered at the West Texas A&M University campus in Canyon, Texas, to display problem-solving and creative thinking skills during the LEGO League regional tournament.

Get Fresh! Staff To Be Featured on Together at the Table

Sunday, December 07, 2008

Sarah Miracle, manager of the Chickasaw Nation Get Fresh! program, and Ruth Burrows, Get Fresh! food demonstration specialist, recently had the opportunity to film segments for Together at the Table.

The Chickasaw Nation Division of Health Receives Award

Saturday, December 06, 2008

On Friday, December 5, 2008, the Chickasaw Nation Division of Health received a plaque from the American Hospital Association (AHA) commemorating 25 years of membership.

2006 'Oklahoman of the Year' to sign books

Friday, December 05, 2008

Renowned Chickasaw artist Mike Larsen, and his wife, Martha, will be signing copies of They Know Who They Are from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 13 at the Oklahoma History Center.

Chickasaw Nation LEGO League teams qualify for regional tournament

Tuesday, November 18, 2008

Chickasaw Nation LEGO League teams are headed to Amarillo after qualifying for the FIRST LEGO League regional tournament at the state qualifying competition.

Oklahoma Student Compositions performed at Kennedy Center

Thursday, November 13, 2008

WASHINGTON D.C. -- Classical music compositions of three Chickasaws students drew thunderous applause from music fans at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Saturday, Nov. 8. Compositions of  Wyas Parker, Courtney Parchcorn and Kate Duty, all of Ada, were performed before a capacity crowd at the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage as part of Classical Native.

Chickasaw World War II veterans in DC for Veterans Day

Thursday, November 13, 2008

Muffled gasps, soft sobs and the brush of shirt sleeves wiping away tears were the only audible sounds as dozens of people moved gingerly through dimly lit rooms of the Holocaust Memorial in Washington D.C.

Indian music group names Chickasaw band named top new act

Wednesday, November 05, 2008

Injunuity, an Ada-based, Native American rock band was named 2008 Debut Group of the Year at the 10th annual Native American Music Awards. The awards ceremony was conducted Oct. 4 in Seneca, New York.

Chickasaw Nation Head Start and Child Care children enjoy Halloween

Monday, November 03, 2008

The Chickasaw Nation Head Start and Child Care departments hosted a trick-or-treat event for children enrolled in Head Start and Child Care programs.