Press Releases


Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby inaugurated to historic 10th term

Tuesday, October 03, 2023

Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby took the oath of office for an unprecedented 10th consecutive term during an Oct. 2 inauguration ceremony conducted at Ataloa Theatre on East Central University’s campus.

Chickasaw artist busy with UK solo exhibit, new SEASAM artwork

Monday, October 02, 2023

Chickasaw artist Billy Hensley will have 12 pieces of art premiere in Bristol, United Kingdom, by the time he opens his booth at the Southeastern Art Show and Market (SEASAM).

USDA Deputy Under Secretary visits Chickasaw Nation

Thursday, September 28, 2023

The Chickasaw Nation recently hosted U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Deputy Under Secretary Stacy Dean in a day of learning about the Nation’s ongoing nutrition programs and best practices.

Author spins tale of Chickasaw cowboy in ‘Ride the Whirlwind’

Thursday, September 28, 2023

A quarter century of prolonged interruptions, accompanied by self- doubt and lengthy hours of research, have ended for Don Branscum – poet, songwriter and now, Texas author.

Chickasaw Nation Oath of Office Ceremony Oct. 2

Wednesday, September 20, 2023

Inauguration ceremonies for Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby, Lt. Governor Chris Anoatubby, and five elected officials will be 11 a.m., Monday, Oct. 2, in the Ataloa Theatre on the East Central University campus, Chickasaw Nation Election Secretary Rita Loder announced.

Chickasaw Annual Meeting and Festival set Sept. 29-Oct. 7

Monday, September 18, 2023

A time of reunion, fellowship and cultural celebration, the 2023 Chickasaw Annual Meeting and Festival will begin Sept. 29 and continue through Oct. 7.

Artist premieres art in Europe and SEASAM

Monday, September 18, 2023

Artist Jimmy Dean Horn’s eclectic and complicated works of art are attracting international attention and he plans to make his first-ever appearance at the Southeastern Art Show and Market (SEASAM) this year.