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ARTesian Gallery & Studios offers art classes in March

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

The Chickasaw Nation offers an assortment of classes and workshops for both experienced and aspiring artists throughout March at the ARTesian Gallery & Studios, 100 W. Muskogee St., Sulphur.

Chickasaw softball coach racks up wins and awards in Newcastle

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Chickasaw citizen Mike Crossley isn’t a math instructor at Newcastle High School, but numbers loom large in a 35-year career in this small, close-knit south central community that is home to approximately 7,600 Oklahomans.

Kingston Schools to host March 26 health fair

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Kingston High School is the host site for a health fair Thursday, March 26 and the public is invited.

McSwain Theatre to host Glenn Miller Orchestra

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Visit the McSwain Theatre in Ada on Saturday, Feb. 22, at 7 p.m. for an evening with the world-famous Glenn Miller Orchestra.

Award-winning bead worker Courtney Parchcorn to attend ARTesian Arts Festival

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Few people can claim to have won in their age division not once, but twice at Oklahoma’s own Red Earth Festival.

Nominations open for 2020 Dynamic Woman of the Year

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

The Chickasaw Nation is now accepting nominations for the 2020 Dynamic Woman of the Year Award.

Jae L. and Crossover to perform February 15

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

McSwain Theatre’s longtime performer Jae L. Stilwell and the band Crossover will entertain McSwain patrons at 7 p.m., Feb. 15.

Brent Greenwood conjures ‘‘Baby Yoda’’ to promote young Chickasaw artists

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

In the wee hours of Saturday, Dec. 21, 2019, Chickasaw artist Brent Greenwood sat in his front room sketching and picking out cans of spray paint.

National tour of children’s musical to arrive at McSwain Theatre Feb. 12

Thursday, February 06, 2020

ArtsPower National Touring Theatre, one of the nation’s preeminent producers of professional theater for youngsters and family audiences, is scheduled to bring their new musical “Judy Moody & Stink” to the McSwain Theatre this February.

ARTesian Gallery & Studios to host community art and craft lessons

Thursday, February 06, 2020

The Chickasaw Nation offers an assortment of classes and workshops for both experienced and aspiring artists throughout February at the ARTesian Gallery & Studios, 100 W. Muskogee St.