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Governor Anoatubby designates a “Decade of Chickasaw Language”

The decade spanning 2022-2032 is designated “Chikashshanompa’ Ilanompoli’! (Let’s Speak Chickasaw!): A Decade of Chickasaw Language” thanks to a recent gubernatorial proclamation issued by Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby. Governor Anoatubby has long been committed to the preservation of the Chickasaw language through an array of programs and services. His proclamation mirrors a United Nations’…


Governor Anoatubby leads groundbreaking for Ardmore youth club

Ardmore, Okla. – Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby led ground breaking ceremonies for a new Chickasaw Youth Club, Tuesday, May 3, on the tribe’s campus in Ardmore, Oklahoma. Education has long been a priority for the Chickasaw Nation under Governor Anoatubby’s leadership, and the new 14,600-square-foot facility signifies an investment in the future by expanding…


Chickasaw Nation Governor files for reelection

Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby announced today that he filed for reelection to his ninth consecutive term as Governor. Chris Anoatubby will join the ticket as Lieutenant Governor. “Serving the Chickasaw people as governor is a great honor and a tremendous responsibility,” Governor Anoatubby said. “Through hard work and commitment, the Chickasaw people are making…


Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby announces running mate

Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby will file for reelection to his ninth consecutive term as Governor of the Chickasaw Nation in June. Under Governor Anoatubby’s leadership, the Chickasaw Nation has achieved tremendous progress. His administration has led an intentional effort to build a strong economy as part of its mission to enhance the overall quality…


A Healthy Nation

Chokma! We have had a great start to the year so far! By continuing to focus on working to meet our mission of enhancing the overall quality of life of Chickasaw people, we continue to make fantastic progress. One of our goals has always been to provide opportunities for a healthy nation. Already, we have…


Meet the Needs of the Chickasaw People

Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby, center with large scissors, leads ribbon cutting ceremonies to officially open the Chickasaw Nation Purcell Area Service Center, Thursday, Sept. 14. The campus, located at 1438 Hardcastle Boulevard, includes a new Chickasaw Nation Wellness Center, an expansion of the Chickasaw Health Clinic, new Purcell Area Office.

Chokma! We have been enjoying a great time of progress and celebration in the Chickasaw Nation. As a result of Governor Anoatubby’s leadership and commitment to respond to the needs of the Chickasaw people, new and renovated facilities were recently opened in Purcell. A new wellness center and area office were opened, along with an…


Continued Progress

Sulphur Youth Club

Chokma! What a great time it has been in the Chickasaw Nation! As a result of Governor Anoatubby’s leadership and commitment to improving service quality and accessibility, new and renovated facilities were recently opened in Tishomingo. A new Head Start education building, senior site, community center, area office and youth club were dedicated. Governor Anoatubby…


Ground Broken for Chickasaw Community Center and Senior Center

“A Place to Call Their Own” Oklahoma City – The Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby broke recently to begin construction on two long-awaited Chickasaw Nation facilities. Governor Bill Anoatubby was joined by several Chickasaw Nation legislators and dozens of local residents for the August 4 ceremony. Ground was broken for a new Chickasaw Nation Community…


New veterans lodge to honor Chickasaw warriors

Ground Breaking

ADA, Okla. – A plan announced a year ago at a conference honoring Chickasaw veterans came one step closer to reality Wednesday when the Chickasaw Nation broke ground on the Chickasaw Nation Veterans Lodge, May 11. Hundreds of spectators and more than 60 Chickasaw veterans – both retired and active duty – were on hand…


Ribbon Cut for Chickasaw Nation Duncan Nutrition Center

Ribbon Cutting

Duncan, Okla. – Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby was joined Tuesday, April 12 by local and tribal officials and dozens of area residents to mark the opening of the new Duncan Nutrition Center. The new facility, located at 1302 W. Main, provides a “one stop shop” for Chickasaws and Native Americans to access nutrition services…