Chokma!

Thank you for visiting the official site of Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby.

We welcome you to browse through the latest news, projects and events happening throughout the Chickasaw Nation.

The Chickasaw Nation remains strong and will continue to grow as we are constantly striving to improve current programs and services. Successful enhancement of tribal programs and services will offer new opportunities to our citizens and help meet the needs of all Chickasaws.

We appreciate your support as we continually work towards our tribal mission – to enhance the overall quality of life of the Chickasaw people!

LATEST HEADLINES

 
Monday, October 21, 2019

Chickasaw Nation Arts & Culture Awards recognize contributors to culture

SULPHUR, Okla. – Educators, artists, linguists, public servants and cultural advocates were among those honored during the Chickasaw...

Saturday, October 05, 2019

Governor Anoatubby says state of the Chickasaw Nation is the Strongest It's Ever Been

‘The Chickasaw Nation is strong because the people are strong’

During his annual State of the Nation...

Tuesday, October 01, 2019

Chickasaw Nation Governor renews commitment to serve

ADA, Oklahoma – An October 1 inauguration ceremony marked the beginning of an unprecedented ninth consecutive term for Chickasaw Nation...

MONTHLY MESSAGE


Native American Heritage Month a great time to discover your history
By Bill Anoatubby, Governor, Chickasaw Nation

November marks “Native American Heritage Month.” This designation recognizes the history of Native people and their unique place in American society.

Native American Heritage Month had its beginnings more than 100 years ago. The Boy Scouts of America set aside a “First Americans Day.” In 1915, President Calvin Coolidge proclaimed the second Saturday of each May “American Indian Day.”

What is recognized today as Native American Heritage Month came into being in 1990. President George H.W. Bush approved a joint resolution of Congress...

TRIBAL DEVELOPMENT

 

Tribal development projects continue to increase to better meet the needs of Chickasaw citizens and the communities in which they live.

These projects allow citizens to utilize enhanced services, allow employees to maximize their contributing efforts to the tribe and much more!

Several of these projects are currently underway. Be sure to make the most of the tribal facilities and services in your area.

Click "All Projects" to view construction projects in progress!

STATE OF THE NATION


A Gathering of Our People


The transcription of the 2019 State of the Nation address has been edited for readability and clarity.Chokma! And good morning! To everybody here in the audience, we are also welcoming those who are listening over KCNP Radio and we have three...
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