Updated: 01/03/2014 - ADA, Okla. – Emily Johnson Dickerson, a full blood Chickasaw who spoke only the Chickasaw language her entire life, died at her Ada home on Monday, Dec. 30, 2013. She was 93.
Posted: 01/02/2014 - Camp DCC with the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders is coming to Gainesville this month, and there is still time to register your child for this once-in-a-lifetime experience.
Posted: 01/02/2014 - GAINESVILLE – A group of former educators are helping students at North Central Texas College with their education through the establishment of a new scholarship.
Posted: 12/23/2013 - MOORE, Okla. – The desire to be a U.S. Olympic athlete burns hot in the heart of a Chickasaw woman.
Posted: 12/20/2013 - ARDMORE, Okla. — Prescribed burning is an effective technique in land resource management, but it must be used in a safe and proper manner.
Posted: 12/19/2013 - SHERMAN, TX -- City of Sherman Holiday Schedule Announced
Posted: 12/06/2013 - Thackerville, Okla. – Officials with WinStar World Casino and Resort announced the final concerts and events for the remainder of 2013 and beginning of 2014. All shows take place inside the Global Event Center located inside the Rome Gaming Plaza.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - GAINESVILLE – The College Singers and College Wind Ensemble from North Central Texas College will team up on Dec. 6 for a special concert that is sure to put everyone in attendance in the holiday spirit.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - DURANT, Okla., Dec. 2, 2013 – Choctaw Casino Resort in Durant, Okla., a AAA Four Diamond resort and entertainment destination, is welcoming Captain Sig and Edgar Hansen from the Deadliest Catch on Friday, Dec. 6 from 7-10 p.m. at Gilley’s. The event is free to the public.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - Four local people recently completed at least 34 hours of training and 2 hours of courtroom observation in order to become volunteer advocates for children in foster care. The Honorable Judge Lauri Blake administered an oath to the new CASA volunteers in the 336th District Court after training was complete. New child advocates include Priti KC, Mary Norris, Dave Gehalo and Chantal Carey.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - For many girls, the chance to perform with the world-famous Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders is just a dream. But in January, that dream can become a reality.
Posted: 11/25/2013 - Gainesville based band Midnight Drive has been invited to open Miranda Lambert’s second annual “Pink Friday” in Tishomingo, OK this Friday, November 29th.
Posted: 11/25/2013 - Christmas plans have already begun at the Children’s Center. Earlier this month, staff and volunteers began contacting the children, youth and families they serve to find out what they need and want for Christmas. Faithful donors and supporters have already started contacting the center too in order to find out how they can be a part of the effort.
Posted: 11/22/2013 - The Chickasaw Nation received top honors at the Keep Oklahoma Beautiful (KOB) awards ceremony Nov. 19 in Oklahoma City at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum. The tribe received an Environmental Excellence Award in the tribal government category for partnerships with Chickasha, Ardmore and Ada for disposing of household hazardous waste.
Posted: 11/22/2013 - (SHERMAN, Texas) November 22, 2013 –The Sherman Museum will collaborate with members of the Sherman Downtown Now to present a holiday exhibit entitled, “Christmas Downtown.” The exhibit opens December 10, 2013 and will run through January 4, 2014.
Posted: 11/22/2013 - DURANT, Okla., Nov. 21, 2013 – Choctaw Casino Resort in Durant, Okla. is celebrating Native American culture and traditions with the 9th Annual Pow Wow at the Choctaw Event Center on Friday, Nov. 29 and Saturday, Nov. 30. Admission to the Pow Wow is free.
Posted: 11/22/2013 - SHERMAN, TEXAS—The Austin College Theatre Department presents a series of student-directed one-act plays for “An Evening of Romantic Comedy” November 22 and 23 at 7:30 p.m. in Ida Green Theatre of Ida Green Communication Center. Each short play is directed by a student in the fall 2013 directing class. The performances are free and open to the public. No tickets are required.
Posted: 11/21/2013 - Downtown Denison Inc. is sponsoring a historic loft tour on Saturday, December 7. Properties may be toured from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m., and visitors are encouraged to start early to enjoy all sites.