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Willis leans into artistic purpose while recovering from COVID-19

Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Illness from COVID-19 has proved to be both a scourge and a renaissance for Chickasaw artist and former Chickasaw Nation employee Nicole Willis.

Chickasaw History Camp Virtual Tours available July 26 and Aug. 2

Wednesday, July 21, 2021

For youth ages 8-14 looking for a bit of adventure, the Chickasaw Nation will offer public virtual tours through historic sites with two opportunities to participate.

Chickasaw Nation Legislature votes to extend ballot deadline

Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Chickasaw Nation Legislators unanimously voted to extend the ballot deadline for the Chickasaw Nation general election during a special session Tuesday, July 20.

The Chickasaw Cultural Center opening to in-person guests

Tuesday, July 20, 2021

The Chickasaw Cultural Center will reopen to guests July 24, 2021.

Summertime at Home

Monday, July 19, 2021

Enjoy meaningful, family time this summer with activities from

Governor Anoatubby calls special session of Chickasaw Nation Legislature

Friday, July 16, 2021

Legislators are being called into session to consider a resolution extending the deadline for return of Chickasaw Nation general election ballots.

Inter-Tribal Council McGirt decision

Wednesday, July 14, 2021

The Inter-Tribal Council of the Five Civilized Tribes (ITC) met July 9 in its first in-person general session since the COVID-19 pandemic began.

Chickasaw composer appointed cultural ambassador by U.S. Department of State

Wednesday, July 14, 2021

Chickasaw classical music composer Jerod ‘Impichchaachaaha’ Tate is one of 31 cultural ambassadors appointed to the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.

Radio station honors Lighthorse police officer for service

Monday, July 12, 2021

Chickasaw Lighthorse police officer Brian Anderson was recently honored for his community service by being named a recipient of 97.7 KICM radio’s First Responder Award.

Chickasaw Nation wellness centers and Tushka Fit reopen

Friday, July 09, 2021

Chickasaw Nation Wellness Centers in Ada, Ardmore, Tishomingo and Purcell, as well as Tushka Fit in Ada, recently reopened to Chickasaw citizens, employees and the public.