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Chickasaw Nation creates hotline to support victims of crime

Thursday, May 13, 2021

As part of its comprehensive plan to assume its newly expanded criminal justice duties the Chickasaw Nation has enhanced its criminal code, law enforcement capability and prosecutorial apparatus. It is also keeping the other side of the equation – victims – uppermost in its plans.

Chickasaw fine arts student discovers new path working through pandemic

Thursday, May 06, 2021

Chickasaw citizen Olivia Parker is utilizing her fine arts education and skills to highlight common pandemic experiences and raise awareness about related mental health challenges.

Chickasaw law enforcement officer puts on-the-job experience to work as classroom instructor

Wednesday, May 05, 2021

When Chickasaw citizen Sarah Pierce decided to pursue law enforcement as a career, eventually becoming an educator wasn’t what she expected. But she couldn’t be happier with where she’s landed.

Chickasaw composer’s “Shell Shaker” to open in 2022

Tuesday, May 04, 2021

The notion of a grand, two-act opera to showcase Chickasaw culture struck classical music composer Jerod Impichchaachaaha’ Tate like a lightning bolt.

On the Front Lines - Randi Wilkins: Educator

Tuesday, May 04, 2021

Just prior to the onset of COVID-19, Chickasaw citizen Randi Wilkins had a difficult decision to make.

Artesian Online Art Market opens call for First American artists

Tuesday, May 04, 2021

First American artists are invited to show their work at the Artesian Online Art Market May 28 through Aug. 2.

Mt. Mansfield Community Television in Vermont to air “Pearl” from Chickasaw Nation Productions

Monday, May 03, 2021

“Pearl” from Chickasaw Nation Productions will air on Mt. Mansfield Community Television, Comcast 1076, located in Richmond, Vermont.

Chickasaw referee called to Oklahoma’s Big House

Friday, April 30, 2021

For an Oklahoma basketball referee, nothing is more satisfying than being called to officiate high school championship games at the Oklahoma State Fair Arena in Oklahoma City.

Chickasaw Nation offers updates for COVID-19 testing sites and call center

Friday, April 30, 2021

COVID-19 drive-thru testing is open to the public and available to the community at the Chickasaw Nation Medical Center (CNMC) Alternate Care Site, located at 1901 Afehna Drive on the Ada South Campus, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Monday-Friday.

McSwain Theatre offers special virtual show paying tribute to U.S. Armed Forces May 15

Friday, April 30, 2021

With a special tribute to the U.S. Armed Forces, Jae L. & Crossover with Special Guests will offer a virtual show at no charge for public viewing 7 p.m., Saturday, May 15.