Press Releases


Chickasaw woman places second for Miss Health and Fitness 2023

Wednesday, December 20, 2023

Mary Lu Dolce is a travel nurse with a lifestyle of conscientious eating, exercise, and perseverance. She also has a deep love for animals, whether rescuing strays or training horses for barrel racing.

Chickasaw media student wins Heartland Emmy award

Wednesday, December 13, 2023

An Award Paige Orr received while still a student has inspired a change in her choice of a dream career.

Heloha Tate finds adventure in two worlds at age 10

Wednesday, December 13, 2023

Heloha Tate effortlessly thrives in two entirely different worlds.

New Zealand Māori leaders tour the Chickasaw Nation

Wednesday, December 13, 2023

A contingent of Māori tribal leaders from New Zealand visited with Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby Nov. 8, learning about the history, mission and progress of the Chickasaw Nation.

Christmas events within the Chickasaw Nation

Wednesday, December 13, 2023

‘Tis the season for Christmas cheer! Chickasaw Country celebrates Christmas in a big way with several festive events scheduled across the Chickasaw Nation.

Ariella Gaughan has big plans for environmental sustainability

Thursday, December 07, 2023

A California wildfire survivor Ariella Gaughan’s personal and cultural history has inspired a life dedicated to environmental stewardship.

Hushtola' Art Market set Dec. 9-10 at WinStar

Wednesday, December 06, 2023

First American art and artists will be showcased during the Hushtola' Art Market Dec. 9-10, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the WinStar Convention Center at WinStar World Casino and Resort, Thackerville, Oklahoma.

Parents of Down syndrome children learn ‘different’ can be beautiful

Monday, December 04, 2023

Parents first learning their soon-to-be born child has Down syndrome often experience lump-in-the-throat type fear.

Chickasaw actress ready for ‘Peter Pan’ spotlight

Tuesday, November 28, 2023

It has been a hard knock life for singer, dancer and actress Cheyenne Omani.

Chickasaw Princess’ art shines at SEASAM

Monday, November 27, 2023

Abby Gaines, a self-taught artist crowned Chickasaw Princess in early October who earned top honors in the drawing division of the Southeastern Art Show and Market (SEASAM), Oct. 5, is eager to participate in the first-ever Hushtola' Art Market, Dec. 9-10, at WinStar World Casino and Resort, Thackerville, Oklahoma.