A Day in the life of Choctaw School of Language apprentices

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We are Native

But we are more than all of these things. We are Choctaw Proud.

Anyone can be Choctaw Proud. The Choctaw Proud are humble, appreciative people who value faith, family and culture. We honor the past, live in the present and look to the future. We are resilient people, overcoming adversity with grace and dignity. Those who are Choctaw Proud work hard to be successful and give back to their communities.

Michaela Richbourg


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Living out the Chahta spirit of faith, family and culture.
Chief Gary Batton and Asst. Chief Jack Austin, Jr.
Chief Gary Batton and Asst. Chief Jack Austin, Jr.


To the Choctaw proud, ours is the sovereign nation offering opportunities for growth and prosperity.


Chief's Blog

Choctaw Nation thrives due to sovereignty

Choctaw sovereignty is the most important aspect of maintaining a strong, resilient Nation where we can control our own destiny and forge our own path to create a place our ancestors dreamed of.

Choctaw Language Spring Zoom Classes Registration


Sign Up for School of Language Free Spring Zoom Classes (Classes begin April 3)

Learn to speak the Choctaw language through our free, live and interactive 10-week courses. Participants can learn from the comfort of their own home, or anywhere they have computer and internet access. Enrollment open from March 14 through April 14, 2023. Classes will begin on April 3, 2023.


News Releases

5K Run Steps Forward for Missing, Murdered Native Women

Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma's Outreach Services Program will host a run and walk to help bring awareness to the issue of violence against Native American women. The 2nd Annual Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women 5K Run and 1 Mile Run/Walk will begin at 8 a.m. Saturday, May 13 at the Choctaw Community Center in Antlers.

Choctaw Casinos and Resorts International Women's Month

News Releases

Choctaw Casinos & Resorts Recognizes Women Associates in Honor of International Women’s Month

March is International Women's History Month, Choctaw Casinos & Resorts have chosen to highlight seven female associates who have worked in casino gaming for more than 20 years. They have initiated change in their communities, the workplace and in a predominantly male-driven industry.

Michaela Richberg

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Local Athlete, Teacher and Tribal Member Michaela Richbourg Featured in New Choctaw Nation Series, ‘Choctaw Proud’

The Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma's new series of the Together, We're More campaign titled 'Choctaw Proud' features different tribal members each month. This month Choctaw Nation spotlights tribal member Michaela Richbourg, a Broken Bow native and currently teaching and coaching in Allen.

Chief's Blog, Videos

Choctaw Nation’s Community Cultural Meetings highlight Choctaw life, culture

Highlights of art, dance and writing of the Choctaw Nation are on display at the Community Cultural Meetings.

Not Me Human Trafficking Community Conference

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Not Me Human Trafficking Community Conference held at the Choctaw Nation Event Center

Nine public schools from across Southeastern Oklahoma attended the early morning event which featured speakers from the Oklahoma Commission on the Status of Women, Spring, Oklahoma Drug Intelligence, and the Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics.

Strong Choctaw Women

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Highlighting Chahta Ohoyo Hlampko Vhleha (Strong Choctaw Women) this Women’s History Month

March is National Women's History Month. This story will feature several influential Choctaw women who have made a mark on the world.

Lesson of the Day

Chaha – Tall Or High

Learn to say these phrases: "My brother is tall." and "My aunt is a tall woman."