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Friday, June 02, 2017
Five Inducted into Chickasaw Nation Hall of Fame

Chickasaw NationĀ GovernorĀ Bill Anoatubby led June 1 induction ceremonies for the Chickasaw Hall of Fame.

Friday, May 26, 2017
Chickasaw Nation Debuts Sulphur Youth Club, Breaks...

Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby led ceremonies to open the Chickasaw Nation Youth Club and to begin construction...

Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Chickasaw Nation Tribal Election Filing Period

The Chickasaw Nation Election Commission announces filing period opens June 5 and continues through June 7, 2017 for the...

Monthly Message

Cultural tourism means connectedness, economic growth

By Bill Anoatubby, Governor, Chickasaw Nation

It has been observed over the past few decades that the world has become “smaller.” The advent of affordable, efficient air travel, the development of the U.S. interstate highway system and the growth of knowledge seekers across the globe have fed “cultural tourism.”

Many tourists today plan vacations to do more than simply relax. They want to learn and discover new things about the world’s cultures. Some want to immerse themselves in their own cultural heritage, and others have a passion to learn about cultures other than their own.

The Chickasaw Nation has, over the past several years,...

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