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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.

Leadership Chickasaw provides unique opportunity

Thursday, August 21, 2008

A new leadership program developed by the Chickasaw Nation will give students the opportunity to learn directly from elected officials and other leaders at the tribal, state and federal level.

New Youth Council Program

Thursday, August 21, 2008

The Chickasaw Youth Council will soon transform into a leadership program designed to direct young Chickasaw men and women onto the path to become tomorrow's leaders.

The Chickasaw Nation Health System Awarded Accreditation from The Joint Commission

Monday, August 18, 2008

The Chickasaw Nation Health System has earned The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval

Chickasaw Astronaut begins new trek

Wednesday, August 13, 2008

Commander John Herrington, a Chickasaw citizen and the first Native American in space, begins a new 4,000 mile journey Wednesday, August 13.