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SaltCreek Casino opens in Grady County

POCASSET, OKLA. – Chickasaw Nation officials today conducted a ribbon-cutting ceremony at SaltCreek Casino, marking the opening of the Nation’s first economic endeavor in Grady County. “Opening of SaltCreek Casino is a significant first step in our vision for expanding tourism and economic development in Grady County. SaltCreek employs nearly 200 local residents, and we…

 

Governor Anoatubby to present Jim Thorpe Award at The Home Depot College Football Awards Show

Gov. Bill Anoatubby will be a presenter during The 2012 Home Depot College Football Awards on Thursday, Dec. 6, at 6:30 p.m. (Central) on ESPN. Gov. Anoatubby will present the Jim Thorpe Award which is given annually to the nation’s most outstanding defensive back. The award is named after Jim Thorpe (1887-1953), a Native American…

 

Chickasaw Nation Welcome Center opens at I-35 Exit 55 near Davis

Welcome center features interactive trip-planning portals, acts as gateway to Chickasaw Country DAVIS, Okla. – Travelers along Interstate 35 in south-central Oklahoma now have a new place to stop, shop and stretch. Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby and other officials today took part in a ribbon-cutting ceremony to open the Chickasaw Nation Welcome Center and…

 

Chickasaw Nation’s Governor Anoatubby breaks ground on Sovereign Medical Clinic and Sovereign Pharmacy & Fine Gifts in Norman

New family care clinic, pharmacy will serve general public NORMAN, OKLA. – Officials with the Chickasaw Nation today broke ground on a complex that will house Sovereign Medical Clinic and Sovereign Pharmacy & Fine Gifts in Norman, Okla. A division of Sovereign Medical Solutions, the two businesses will be located in one building next to…

 

Ground Broken on Central Park at WinStar Village

THACKERVILLE, OKLA. – Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby was joined by tribal officials, local officials and dozens of area residents Wednesday Oct 17 for a ground breaking ceremony for a 252-unit apartment home complex. These upscale apartment homes are the first phase of Central Park at WinStar Village. Subsequent phases of the 220 acre community…

 

Governor says State of Chickasaw Nation is Strong and Thriving

During his Oct. 6 state of the nation address, Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby said a spirit of determination, creativity and community has helped the Chickasaw Nation to thrive. His declaration that “the state of the Chickasaw Nation is strong, and growing stronger,” was met with thunderous applause by the crowd in Fletcher Auditorium and…

 

Chickasaw Nation Hall of Fame Nominations Being Accepted

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2013 class of the Chickasaw Nation Hall of Fame. Nominations must be received at the Chickasaw Nation Headquarters by the end of the business day, Friday, November 9, 2013. Nominations of living or deceased individuals will be accepted for consideration. Nominees must have distinguished themselves in their business,…

 

Chickasaw Nation opens Sovereign Pharmacy & Fine Gifts in Ada

Ada, Okla. – Sovereign Pharmacy & Fine Gifts and Sovereign Family Practice Clinic are both now open to the general public. The pharmacy and gift store is situated inside Sovereign Family Practice Clinic, 1007 North Country Club Road in Ada. The clinic opened in July 2011 and initially provided medical care to employees of the…

 

Chickasaw Nation breaks ground on medical center patient, family “house”

ADA, Okla. – The Chickasaw Nation broke ground Tuesday, July 31 in Ada, Okla. on Chikasha House, which will offer temporary living quarters for family members of some medical patients. The 2,342 square-foot facility, located just south of the Chickasaw Nation Medical Center, 1921 Stonecipher Blvd., will be available for family members of patients experiencing…

 

Ribbon cut on remodeled Lighthorse Police Station

ADA, Okla. – A historic police department which serves thousands of community citizens celebrated the grand opening of its newly-renovated headquarters Wednesday, July 25. Chickasaw Nation Gov. Bill Anoatubby led the ribbon cutting ceremony to officially open the remodeled Lighthorse Police headquarters at 1130 West Main. Gov. Anoatubby was joined by several tribal officials, law…