Chickasaw Nation Accepting Applications for 72-hour Photography Competition

Published July 22, 2017 ADA, OKLAHOMA – The Chickasaw Nation will host the second annual 72-hour photography competition Friday, Aug. 18 through Monday, Aug. 21. The Chickasaw Nation Arts and Humanities Division gives student, amateur and professional photographers from around the world the opportunity to participate in the three-category competition. Photographers will be given a theme […]

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Film Fest to Showcase Top Native Actors, Films & Filmmakers July 15

Published July 9, 2017 SULPHUR, OKLAHOMA – Acclaimed Native American actors Wes Studi and Martin Sensmeier along with award-winning director Chris Eyre are among featured participants at the third annual Holba’ Pisachi’ Native Film Festival. The festival is 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, July 15, in the Anoli’ Theater at the Chickasaw Cultural Center. […]

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Chickasaw Nation Seeking Nominations for 2017 Dynamic Woman of the Year

Published June 12, 2017 ADA, OKLAHOMA – The Chickasaw Nation is now accepting nominations through July 7 for the 2017 Dynamic Woman of the Year Award. Established in 2006, the Dynamic Woman of the Year Award honors Chickasaw women who have made significant contributions to the Nation, served as role models to other Chickasaw women and […]

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Chickasaw Nation Debuts Sulphur Youth Club, Breaks Ground for new Head Start

Published May 28, 2017 SULPHUR, OKLAHOMA – Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby led ceremonies to open the Chickasaw Nation Youth Club and to begin construction of a new Head Start building, Friday, May 26. Both facilities, located at 1600 W. 18th Street, are designed to make a positive impact in the lives of young people, Governor Anoatubby […]

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Chickasaw Nation to Host Writers Conference on June 1

Published May 22, 2017 ADA, OKLAHOMA – Writers looking to enhance their skills should plan to attend the annual Imanoli Writers Conference scheduled for 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Thursday, June 1, at the Chickasaw Arts & Humanities building, 201 N. Broadway. The conference offers learning and camaraderie for anyone interested in writing. Registration opens […]

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Southern Cheyenne Artist Speaks on ‘Tradition Redefined’

Published May 21, 2017 SULPHUR, OKLAHOMA — Award-winning Southern Cheyenne artist Merlin Little Thunder is among the 10 elite Native artists presenting Artists Talks during the fourth annual Artesian Arts Festival, May 27, 2017. Working in a variety of media, Little Thunder’s contemporary style is known for the expansive stories he tells with his meticulously-detailed […]

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