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Chickasaw doctor credits family, health care workers and determination for near-death COVID-19 recovery

Tuesday, December 29, 2020

A Chickasaw doctor practicing in Louisiana went from battling COVID-19 on the front lines to fighting for his life.

Chickasaw-produced documentaries to air on Germantown’s GHS-TV

Wednesday, December 23, 2020

Chickasaw Nation Productions documentaries from the Chickasaw Heritage Series will air on Germantown livestreaming GHS-TV in Germantown, Tennessee. Showings of “First Encounter” and “Bearer of the Morning” will alternate beginning Monday, Jan. 11 through Friday, Jan. 29.

Chickasaw-produced documentaries to air in San Diego County

Wednesday, December 23, 2020

Two Chickasaw Nation Productions documentaries from the Chickasaw Heritage Series will air on UCSD-TV, Cox-135, Spectrum-1231 and AT&T-99 in San Diego County, California.

Chickasaw Caring Cottages to provide housing for COVID-19 patients to isolate

Tuesday, December 22, 2020

The Chickasaw Nation’s fight to stem the spread of COVID-19 now includes nine “cottages” where COVID-19 positive Chickasaw citizens, First Americans living in the Chickasaw Nation service area, and Chickasaw Nation employees and their in-home dependents may isolate.

Chickasaw Nation to play a role in national rollout of COVID-19 vaccinations

Tuesday, December 22, 2020

In the early morning hours of Dec. 16, Rhonda Brown, a Chickasaw elder and laboratory phlebotomy supervisor with the Chickasaw Nation Department of Health fighting on the front lines of the battle against COVID-19, received the first official dose of the COVID-19 vaccination among Chickasaw employees.

Toksali SMART applications available through Jan. 31

Friday, December 18, 2020

The Chickasaw Nation Toksali (to work) SMART (Successful Mindsets with Attitude and Readiness for Tomorrow) program is accepting applications through Jan. 31.

Chickasaw-produced documentaries to air on Wadsworth public access station

Friday, December 18, 2020

Chickasaw Nation Productions documentaries from the Chickasaw Heritage Series will air on the Wadsworth Community Television public access channel in Wadsworth, Ohio.

“Chokma Chickasaw Magazine” fall 2020 digital issue available now

Wednesday, December 16, 2020

The fall 2020 issue of “Chokma Chickasaw Magazine,” an exclusive publication of the Chickasaw Nation, is available in digital format at no charge.

McSwain Theatre celebrates Christmas and New Year’s while planning fresh attractions

Wednesday, December 16, 2020

The McSwain Theatre invites the public to watch its upcoming shows from the comfort of home at McSwainTheatre.com or Facebook.com/McSwainTheatre.

Christmas activities available at a distance with “Home for the Holidays” website

Wednesday, December 16, 2020

To help families fill their holidays with activities as they responsibly distance or quarantine, the Chickasaw Nation launched the “Home for the Holidays” web portal at Chickasaw.net/Holidays.