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Language club places first at Youth Language Fair

Tuesday, April 01, 2008

The Chickasaw Nation Chepota Chikasha Anumpoli (children speaking Chickasaw) language club received first place in the third through fifth grade group spoken language category at the sixth annual Oklahoma Native American Youth Language Fair.

Chickasaw Nation Hosts First Sports Language Camp

Tuesday, April 01, 2008

The Chickasaw Nation will offer a unique combination of sports and language immersion at its Himitta Alhiha Hochokoshkomo (The Youth Are Playing) Chickasaw Language Sports Camp.

Plan Now For Summer Youth Camps and Academies

Monday, March 31, 2008

The deadline to apply for several exciting Chickasaw Nation Summer Youth camps and academies is fast approaching.  A wide variety of fun camps and clinics are scheduled for the summer months, so make plans now to attend. The camps and academies are free of charge to Chickasaw youth, and are funded by tribal businesses.

National Support the Troops and their Families Day

Thursday, March 27, 2008

Chickasaw Nation Head Start students Lauryn Little, left and Madison Crispin show their support for America's troops at Wednesday's National Support the Troops and their Families Day gathering conducted at Chickasaw Nation Headquarters.

Metal Mayhem advances to nationals

Monday, March 24, 2008

The first Ada area robotics team, Metal Mayhem, qualified for the For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology (FIRST) Robotics National Competition April 17-19 in Atlanta, Georgia.

Services for Lighthorse Officer set Wednesday

Monday, March 10, 2008

Funeral Services for Chickasaw Lighthorse Police Special Agent Robert Patrick (Pat) Flickinger are set for 2 p.m. Wednesday March 12th at the Watts Funeral Home in Madill.

Three Chickasaw Nation Programs 'Honoring Nations' Finalists

Saturday, March 01, 2008

Three Chickasaw Nation tribal programs have been named semi-finalists in the Honoring Nations competition, an award bestowed by a Harvard University organization.

Youth Art Month Celebration

Friday, February 29, 2008

The Chickasaw Nation Division of Arts and Humanities will host "Peace, Love and Yams" to celebrate Youth Art Month (YAM) 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 8 at the Chickasaw Community Center, located at 700 N. Mississippi in Ada.

Chickasaw Lives Named Oklahoma Book Award Finalist

Thursday, February 28, 2008

Ada resident Joshua Hinson, a Chickasaw artist and cultural historian, produced the cover illustration.

Chickasaw Nation Hall of Fame Nominations Being Accepted

Friday, February 08, 2008

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2008 class of the Chickasaw Nation Hall of Fame.