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Straughn to feature ‘spirit,’ traditional art at Artesian Arts Festival

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

The 2.5 years of isolation from the COVID-19 pandemic is ending in June for renowned 80-year-old Chickasaw painter and sculptor Lance Straughn.

Award-winning First American artist to attend 2022 Artesian Arts Festival

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

More than 30 years ago, Sue Fish wanted to quit her first basket weaving class. Instead, she has been perfecting her craft for more than three decades, and freely shares her knowledge with others.

Tyson Hudson to display his artwork in the Artesian Arts Festival

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Tyson Hudson is a full-time artist, passionate about painting. Hudson resides in his hometown, Davis, Oklahoma, where he finds inspiration in nature and wildlife for his work.

Carpe Diem

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Award-winning Chickasaw artist Chance Brown is busy.

Artesian Arts Festival returns June 25

Thursday, June 16, 2022

The Artesian Arts Festival returns to the Artesian Plaza Saturday, June 25 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

2022 Chickasaw STEM day camp application deadline extended to June 17

Tuesday, June 14, 2022

The Chickasaw Nation is accepting applications for 2022 Chickasaw STEM youth camps and academies.

Decision ’22

Friday, June 10, 2022

Elections allow voters the opportunity to help shape the future of our state and our nation.

O! What a Life!

Friday, June 10, 2022

Plunging 60 feet from a platform into an aqua abyss, a Chickasaw athlete is simultaneously living her dreams and reaping the rewards of decades of sacrifice, hard work and dedication.

Chickasaw Nation closes COVID-19 Emergency Operations Facility and plans mobile vaccine events

Wednesday, June 08, 2022

The Chickasaw Nation Emergency Operations Facility in Ada has closed all COVID-19 testing and vaccination operations

Chickasaw citizen Savannah Burwell receives 40 under 40 award

Wednesday, June 08, 2022

Savannah Burwell is serious about her responsibility for guarding and uplifting of the literary voice of her community.