WASHINGTON -- Companion bills designed to change the way law enforcement responds to murdered or missing Indigenous women have been signed into law almost symbolically by President Donald Trump on the weekend before Indigenous Peoples’ Day.
The Kay County town of Tonkawa is headquarters for the Tonkawa Tribe of Oklahoma, where a museum preserves the tribe’s cultural heritage. This is the site of its former reservation and land allotted to 73 individual tribal members in 1891.
OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma Historical Society, State Historic Preservation Office (OKSHPO) is pleased to announce additional National Register of Historic Places listings for Oklahoma. The National Register of Historic Places is our nation’s official list of properties significant in our past.
The Po-Hi Wildcat Theatre Company will be performing Antigone on October 23, 24 at 7:00 p.m. and on October 25 at 2:00 p.m. Due to Covid restrictions, the performances will be held outside in the courtyard of City Central. The Po-Hi Wildcat Theatre Company is under the direction of Ami Hensley and assistant director for this production Ella Stephens.
The Ponca City High School Academic Team competed via Zoom meeting in the Academic District Seeding Tournament held on Monday October 12. The Team defeated Tulsa Union in their first match 210-180. In the second match, the PCPS Team defeated Stillwater 220-140.
Hello, I’m Neffie and I am a very sweet and silly girl. I am very affectionate and have a very loud purr. I was brought to the humane society by a very nice lady who really wants me to be adopted! She decided to sponsor my adoption as well as my babies! I would love to find my fur-ever home soon so please come meet me at the Northern Oklahoma Humane Society! For adoption information, contact the Northern Oklahoma Humane Society.
Thousands of lives were lost during the “Hard Walk” west, but the destruction of culture in Indian Territory turned out to be a second kind of death. Thlopthlocco Tribal Town originated near Macon, Ga.