Cherokee Nation encourages teachers to apply for education tour grants

Cherokee Nation encourages teachers to apply for education tour grants

Aug 1, 2017

TULSA, Okla. – Cherokee Nation is now accepting grant applications for its fall education tours. The sponsored tours provide an exclusive look at Cherokee Nation’s rich history and culture. Applications are accepted through Sept. 29. Cherokee Nation Cultural Tourism awards the grants in the spring and fall to elementary public schools within the tribe’s...

Miss Cherokee Applications Now Available

Miss Cherokee Applications Now Available

Jun 6, 2016

 Junior Miss Cherokee, Little Cherokee Ambassador applications also online TAHLEQUAH, Okla. —Applications for the 2016-17 Miss Cherokee Leadership Competition are now available. The deadline to apply is July 8. The Miss Cherokee Leadership Competition is held Saturday, Aug. 27. “The Miss Cherokee Leadership Competition is an excellent opportunity for young...

Cherokee Nation Events for the Month of September

Cherokee Nation Events for the Month of September

Sep 8, 2015

  Cherokee Nation calendar of events for September   TAHLEQUAH, Okla. —The month of September begins with the 63rd Cherokee National Holiday, the tribe’s largest annual celebration commemorating the signing of the Cherokee Nation Constitution in 1839. Events include the Cherokee National Holiday powwow, parade and Principal Chief Bill John Baker’s State of the...

Cherokee Musical “Nanyehi” Returns to The Joint at Hard Rock in November

Cherokee Musical “Nanyehi” Returns to The Joint at Hard Rock in November

Aug 28, 2015

  ‘Nanyehi’ returns to The Joint Nov. 5-7 Historical Cherokee musical seeking cast of nearly 30 actors   TULSA, Okla. – An original musical based on the life of one of the most influential women in Cherokee history is returning to Tulsa Nov. 5-7, when The Joint inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa hosts “Nanyehi – The Story of Nancy Ward.” “Nanyehi”...

Cherokee Nation Celebrates 63rd Cherokee National Holiday in September

Cherokee Nation Celebrates 63rd Cherokee National Holiday in September

Aug 20, 2015

    Cherokee Nation celebrates 63rd Cherokee National Holiday Sept. 4-6Tribal Film Fest, native plant tours, new events featured during 2015 celebration   TAHLEQUAH, Okla. — More than 100,000 visitors are expected for the 63rd Cherokee National Holiday, which runs Sept. 4-6 in Tahlequah. The tribe’s largest annual celebration commemorates the signing...

One Year Cherokee Phoenix Subscription Free to Eligible Citizens

One Year Cherokee Phoenix Subscription Free to Eligible Citizens

Aug 13, 2015

  Free, one year Cherokee Phoenix subscription available to citizensCitizens with updated addresses eligible under new initiative     TAHLEQUAH, Okla. — Cherokee Nation citizens who have an updated address on file with the tribe’s registration department will receive a free, one-year subscription to the Cherokee Phoenix newspaper starting this month....