The Indian Women’s Pocahontas Club is Oklahoma’s oldest, continuous chartered club. Established in the summer of 1899 at Oowala, in the Cooweescoowee District of the Cherokee Nation in Indian Territory,
Throughout the few weeks that I have been working at the newspaper, I have been involved in a variety of different events and learned a few new skills as well.
A boy with a monkey on his shoulder was walking down the road when he passed a policeman who said, “Now, now young lad, I think you had better take
Cherokee Nation remains committed to protecting our women and children from violence. As Principal Chief, I reinforced that dedication by creating the ONE FIRE program for survivors of domestic violence,
BY NATHAN HINKLE, LEADER INTERN In my lifetime, I have never been around a masonic lodge or met any people who identified as freemasons. So when I came to Oologah
The Oklahoma Institute for Child Advocacy (OICA) is in the process of compiling and publishing a report card on the actions of the Oklahoma Legislature as it pertains to childhood
There is no better education than first-hand experience and Cherokee Nation’s Remember the Removal Ride program is one of the most successful educational programs we have. Each summer a group
As someone who has only taken a few pictures throughout their life, my new work at the Leader has made me embrace this new side of expression. As someone who
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
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
Legislative success is an essential tool in maximizing the prosperity of Cherokee Nation. Partnerships with federal, state and local entities enhance our ability to provide essential services to our citizens.
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.
A man went to his lawyer and told him, “My neighbor owes me $500 and he won’t pay up. What should I do?” “Do you have any proof he owes
The legislative session for 2018 came to a grinding halt on Thursday, May 3. The push to adjourn came quickly as many legislators did not want to linger in session
“Let’s go for a walk,” the kids chimed while dragging their Russian grandma outside. Alex wanted to practice on his new rip stick and Sophia to “scoot” on her recently