Talala Police Chief Philip Coe and Oologah Police Chief Peter Moore have received grants from Cherokee Nation Tribal Councilors, Keith Austin and Janees Taylor, in order to boost their police depar

The Oologah Historical Museum’s Sno Cone shop will open for summer business at 12 pm to 5 pm starting Tuesday, May 29. It will then be open Monday thru Friday from 12 pm to 5 pm.

Jamie Marrara is currently a finalist for the National Speech and Debate Student of the Year. She and five other members from across the united states are currently in the running.


Oologah Graduate Bryce Perritt was recently recruited by Illinois College for swimming. He was surrounded by his family and fellow coaches.

Wyatt Johnson and Hayden Robertson have achieved All District in Baseball. Wyatt Johnson is in the position of Catcher while Hayden Robertson is in the position of Infielder.

Congratulations to the Oologah Mustang 12 and under team for winning the USSSA championship in Claremore.

All year long, the boys tennis team have been consistently good, and their deep roster and hard work landed them a 4th place overall finish in the state tennis championship.


Since graduation came and went last Saturday, I have officially graduated from school. I’m sad to leave so much behind, but I have to look forward and prepare for what’s to come.

The month of May is annually Foster Care Awareness Month across the globe, and at Cherokee Nation, we continue to recognize and celebrate the essential role strong families play in creating a secur

Throughout my life, I have always believed heavily in the democratic principles of self-government and the will of the people, but I have not seen it in a strict sense.

Legislative success is an essential tool in maximizing the prosperity of Cherokee Nation.


Edith Rusden was born in Tulsa, OK on October 2, 1924 to Carrie(Pruitt) and Dewey R. Coulson.

Melvin Ferris Coe passed away Saturday, May 5, 2018 at his home in Talala, OK.

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