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January 5, 2015 by Wehnona Stabler (Register to contact)

Congratulations to Debbie Emhoolah for winning the "2014 Legacy Award" at the 11th Annual American Indian Achievement Awards Gala in Denver, Colorado.
Debbie is a 1975 grad of RIS.

December 6 Birthdays

December 3, 2014 by Wehnona Stabler (Register to contact)

Wishing my sister Dome-geah-day, sister Susie and brother in law Paul Keahtigh a very Happy Birthday on December 6th! Miss you all, sending good thoughts and prayers from North Dakota.

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Lack of records confounds school cemetery's history  NonDoc

Back in the days of boarding schools for Oklahoma's Native American children, a school cemetery was common, but lack of records confounds their history.

Oklahoma State Department of Education awarded nearly $4M grant for office of American Indian Education  KFOR Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY - The Oklahoma State Department of Education has been awarded a nearly $4 million federal Native Youth Community Project grant that is ...

Indian education officials meet with school leaders in Oklahoma

Officials with the Bureau of Indian Education held a town hall Tuesday at Riverside Indian School in Anadarko to present a draft of a new strategic plan, inviting ...

FBI investigates Anadarko baby’s death at school

ANADARKO — The body of a newborn found Monday was under a bed in a dormitory at Riverside Indian School, federal authorities said.The FBI is investigating ...

Interim Edison principal inherits challenges, vows to 'start moving forward'  Tulsa World

Edison Preparatory School's new interim principal inherits low teacher morale, skepticism over student discipline policy and one of the district's ...

Tribes celebrate traditions at Cultural Center gathering  Chickasaw Times

SULPHUR, Okla. – “It's squirrel gravy like your great-grandmother used to make,” said renowned Chickasaw bowyer Wayne Walker as he ladled his recipe into ...

'Ramp It Up' celebrates Indian skate culture in Norman

NORMAN — An opening reception for the “Ramp It Up” exhibit at the Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History had to be postponed because of bad ...

Man who died after police encounter in Omaha is laid to rest in Oklahoma  Omaha World-Herald

A man who died after an encounter with Omaha police last week was lowered into his grave Wednesday as his mother sobbed and his relatives sang ...

Search restarts for EHS principal | News  Enid News & Eagle

ENID, Okla. — Enid Public Schools administrators are looking for a high school principal again.

Good Samaritan Killed Helping With Weather-Related Accident KWTV

One person is dead after a weather-related turnpike accident near Chickasha overnight Saturday.

The Morning Bell: 'No way in hell my kid's going to school here'

The David R. Lopez Community School at Edgemere has become a big hit with parents.

Indian school offers heritage-heavy curriculum (subscription)

TAHLEQUAH — PollyAnn Makarka and her husband were living in Alaska a few years ago when they found out their neighbors were Cherokee. Their neighbors ...

Tulsa Public Schools selects new principals for Booker T. Washington High School, McLain High School, Tulsa Learning Academy  Tulsa World

Melissa Woolridge to lead Booker T.; John Williams named at McLain; and, Clay Vinyard picked for Learning Academy. Selections require school board ...

Widow awarded nearly $2 million for traffic death involving her husband

Diana Carroll has been awarded nearly $2 million in damages after a U.S. district judge found the bus driver was negligent in a crash that claimed the life of her ...

Native American Festival in Norman celebrates Indian culture

The seventh-annual Native American Festival at the Norman Public Library featured dancers, food, craftsmen and storytellers.

Casady School hosts fine arts festival

In 1967, Casady School hosted the choirs of Wichita Collegiate and Holland Hall for the first arts festival, which has grown to include 40 schools from six states ...

Chickasaw craftsman in exhibit at Indian Museum  The Lawton Constitution

ANADARKO - The Southern Plains Indian Museum is opening a new exhibit Friday from a heralded Chickasaw craftsman.

Last Wichita speaker passes away  KSWO

Doris Jean Lamar-McLemore, the last remaining Wichita speaker, passed away on August 30, 2016.

World Cup soccer player Chris Wondolowski speaks to Anadarko school  KSWO

A member of the U.S. World Cup soccer team with ties to southwest Oklahoma visited with students in the area.

Kiowa tribal artist Blackstar exhibit opens Friday  The Lawton Constitution

ANADARKO - A Kiowa artist with a propensity for imbuing life into paint and sculpture will be featured beginning Friday at the Southern Plains Indian Museum.

'Ghosts and Legends of Oklahoma' showcases haunted history

Ghosts and Legends of Oklahoma” by Mike Ricksecker is a detailed account of Oklahoma's most haunted locations.

Oklahoma crime: Jurisdiction in Indian country involves federal, tribal, state governments

Federal agencies investigate crimes committed under the Major Crimes Act and the Indian Country Crimes Act. Tribal law enforcement departments have ...

Enid school board selects new Enid High School principal  Enid News & Eagle

The Enid Public Schools Board of Education voted at a special meeting Monday night to hire a new principal for Enid High School.

How Did Your School Score on the ACT Exam?  Oklahoma Watch

Use our interactive table to find out how students at your high school scored on the ACT college-readiness exam. Were average income levels of students' ...

OBIT: Dakotah Skye Old Rock  Devil's Lake Daily Journal

Dacotah Skye Old Rock, 21, of Devils Lake ND and the Spirit Lake Nation, began his journey to the Spirit World on Sunday, August 7, 2016.

DAR May meeting | Local News  Theadanews

The Daughters of the American Revolution Chimney Hill Chapter met May 10 at 1:30 p.m. at the Ada Arts and Heritage Center.

Obama Admin Spends $21000 on Basketball Equipment  Washington Free Beacon

Ever since the election of the Best Left-Handed Shameless Gunner-in-Chief, America's relationship with basketball has strengthened. The sport has a mystique.

'I believe she prayed them into heaven' (subscription)

CARNEGIE — Relatives of three women who drowned together Sunday in a flash flood have found peace in the evidence of their loved ones' final moments.

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