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Playwright and Author Take Top Chickasaw Arts and Culture Awards

Friday, October 06, 2006

Chickasaw playwright JudyLee Oliva was named Dynamic Chickasaw Woman of the Year, while author James R. Atkinson won the Heritage Preservation Award for best book at the Chickasaw Arts and Culture Awards.

Chickasaw Royalty Crowned At Annual Princess Pageant

Wednesday, October 04, 2006

On Monday, October 2 Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby had the privilege of crowning the newest members of Chickasaw royalty at the annual Chickasaw Princess Pageant at the Ada (Okla.) Cougar Activity Center.

‘Chickasaw’ the story of our people’s survival, tradition, success

Wednesday, October 04, 2006

Telling the story of a single person through the pages of a book is a daunting task. Conveying the story of a people through text and images in a single volume seems almost insurmountable.

Superior Artists Recognized by Chickasaw Nation

Thursday, September 21, 2006

Southeastern and Woodlands tribal artists from across the nation will showcase their extraordinary talents at the 2006 Southeastern Art Show and Market (SEASAM). The competitive exhibit, hosted by the Chickasaw Nation, begins Thursday, October 5

Chickasaw Nation Announces Election Results

Tuesday, September 19, 2006

The Chickasaw Nation Election Commission announced results of a runoff election for Pickens District Seat 4, on September 19, 2006.

Chickasaw Nation Breaks Ground on Two Buildings

Tuesday, September 12, 2006

Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby was joined by tribal legislators, citizens and employees in breaking ground

Unique, enthralling ‘Chickasaw’ to be launched at Festival

Friday, September 01, 2006

Known for its innovative programs, businesses and services the Chickasaw Nation today announced another first: the inaugural publishing and book launch of “Chickasaw: Unconquered and Unconquerable” beginning at 1:30 on Saturday, October 7

Chickasaw Nation Primary Tribal Election Results

Wednesday, August 23, 2006

The Chickasaw Nation Election Commission conducted a tribal election for five seats of the tribal legislature and one seat for tribal judge on August 22, 2006. Three candidates filed for Pontotoc District Seat 1, incumbent Holly Easterling, Pontotoc, who

Hundreds Attend Crime-Fighting Festival

Wednesday, August 09, 2006

Hundreds of people gathered to be entertained by local talent, meet local celebrities, play games and chow down on free hot dogs and snow cones, all in the name of crime fighting.

Camp Yakomichi

Tuesday, August 08, 2006

More than 80 youth from across Oklahoma participated in the Chickasaw Nation’s Camp Yakomichi on August 4 – 6. The camp took place at the Camp W.O.W. campgrounds near Gerty, Oklahoma.