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Oklahoma student compositions to be performed at Kennedy Center

Friday, September 05, 2008

Three students from Oklahoma will soon hear their classical music compositions performed by a professional string quartet at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.

Chickasaw Nation Accepting Nominations for Publication Awards

Thursday, September 04, 2008

Nominations are currently being accepted for the 2008 Chickasaw Nation Heritage Preservation Awards for authors documenting Chickasaw history and culture.

Ada Band Nominated for national awards

Thursday, September 04, 2008

Injunuity, a Native American rock band with Chickasaw ties, has been nominated for three prestigious national awards.

Intertribal Monitoring Association Conference Sept. 9

Tuesday, September 02, 2008

Representatives from the Office of the Special Trustee and BIA will speak with individual land owners regarding Individual Indian Money accounts during a Sept. 9 conference.

Pearl Carter Scott Casting Call in Ada Tuesday Sept 2

Friday, August 29, 2008

The Chickasaw Nation will be holding open auditions for a movie about the life of Pearl Carter-Scott from 2 p.m. – 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 2 at 121 West Main St., Ada, Okla.

Nominations Accepted for Dynamic Chickasaw Woman of the Year

Wednesday, August 27, 2008

The Chickasaw Nation is now accepting nominations for the 2008 Dynamic Woman of the Year Award. All nominations and supporting documentation must be turned in to the Chickasaw Nation Division of Arts and Humanities by September 24, 2008.

Barker wins Chickasaw Nation run off election

Tuesday, August 26, 2008

Chickasaw Nation Election Secretary Rita Loder announced that Connie Barker, Marietta, is the winner of the runoff election for Pickens District Seat 2 in the tribal Legislature.

Southeastern Art Show and Market Calls for Artists

Friday, August 22, 2008

The application deadline for the 2008 Southeastern Art Show and Market (SEASAM) in Tishomingo, Okla. has been extended to Monday, September 15.

Chickasaw Nation inducts four into Hall of Fame

Friday, August 22, 2008

More than 500 were on hand for the induction ceremonies of a former tribal governor, a tribal elder dedicated to preserving Chickasaw culture, a state representative and a former tribal legislator into the Chickasaw Hall of Fame.

Chickasaw Historical Society Receives Award

Thursday, August 21, 2008

Iksaachi, a feature booklet on Chickasaw artists created by the Chickasaw Historical Society, was recently announced as a 2008 winner in the Oklahoma Museum Association's (OMA) "Publication" category.