September 3, 2020

Choctaw Nation forms Sovereignty Committee to guide future efforts

Choctaw Nation Casey Davis DURANT — Choctaw Nation Chief Gary Batton formally announced today the formation of the Sovereignty for Strong Communities Commission in the wake […]
September 2, 2020

Sandra J. Watts

Sandra Jean Watts passed away peacefully on Aug. 28, 2020 among her friends and caregivers at Featherstone Retirement Center in Durant, Okla. After a debilitating three-year […]
September 2, 2020

Fay Dell Warren

Fay Dell (Harless) Warren of Caddo, Okla., passed away on Friday, Aug. 28, 2020 in Durant, Okla. at the age of 89. She was born on […]
September 1, 2020

John McQuigg, Jr.

John Albert McQuigg Jr., 60, passed away peacefully on Aug. 28, 2020 in  Durant, Okla. John was born to John McQuigg Sr. and Donna Thomas in […]
September 1, 2020

Choctaw Nation’s Independent Elder Housing Program continues to grow

Choctaw Nation Kelsey Brown DURANT — Ten new energy-efficient, all-electric homes furnished with appliances are under construction in Calera for Choctaw elders. The affordable housing, available […]
August 29, 2020

Choctaw Nation provides masks for Native American youth

Choctaw Nation Kelsey Brown DURANT – The COVID-19 pandemic has made protective face coverings a back-to-school supply for students this semester. The Choctaw Nation is providing […]
August 29, 2020

Bernice White

Bernice (Franks) White was Born on July 21, 1929 in Bartlesville, Okla. to J.K. and Eva (Daugherty) Franks. Bernice passed away on Friday, August 21, 2020 […]
August 27, 2020

Richard Steele

Richard William Steele 76, of Colbert, Okla., passed away Saturday, Aug. 22, 2020 at his home with his family at his side. He was born Feb. […]
August 27, 2020

Midge Heathcock

Midge Heathcock, of Lehigh, Okla., passed from this life on Monday, August 24, 2020 at the age of 80. She was born on Friday, Sept. 8, […]