February 2024 Biskinik

February 2024


CNO Education Programs

CNO supports academic success as a new semester kicks off

Choctaw Nation's Education Programs are in full swing, providing comprehensive assistance to students of all ages.

CNO Representatives On Red Carpet

Echo brings Choctaw culture to the Hollywood red carpet

Marvel Studios Echo red carpet event attended by cast, crew and tribal leaders of the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma.

Old Hospital in Talihina

EPA awards nearly $2 Million in cleanup and climate grants to Choctaw Nation

EPA grants will benefit tribal members and surrounding communities.

One Legacy Rose Bowl Float

Choctaw tribal member’s legacy honored during 135th Rose Parade

Choctaw woman honored for being an organ donor during Rose Parade.

Stacey Woolley

Woolley wins Tulsan of the Year award

Tulsa People magazine awards Tulsan of the year to Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma tribal member Stacey Woolley.

Lily Gladstone Golden Globe Winner

Lily Gladstone wins Golden Globe for best actress

Lily Gladstone is the first Native woman to win Golden Globe award for best actress.

Beekeeping Tools

Attendees all abuzz after beekeeping workshop

Over 100 people attend bee keeping workshop at the Choctaw Nation Community Center in Durant.

Chahtapreneur Business Center Ribbon Cutting

New Chahtapreneur Business Center opens in Durant

The Chahtapreneur Business Center located in Durant, Oklahoma, recently held a ribbon-cutting ceremony. The facility features a coworking space for Choctaw tribal members.

Tvshka Homma Community Lunch

Tvshka Homma hosts first community lunch

Community members share ideas and fellowship at Tvshka Homma's first community lunch.

Tick Borne Illness Prevention

Tick borne illnesses can be prevented with a few easy steps

Being tick-aware can prevent life-changing illnesses.

Lauretta Newby Coker

Newby-Coker’s art featured in Echo, Stanford University and Colorado Museum

Choctaw artist has her artwork featured in the Disney+ Marvel series, Echo along with other notable recognitions.

American Hospital Association Award

CNHSA celebrates 75 years of membership

The Choctaw Nation Health Care Center in Talihina has received a commemorative plaque to commemmorate its 75 years of membership in the American Hospital Association.

Leadership Speaks

Take a beat to love your heart during heart month

February is American Heart Month, a time to pay special attention to understanding, preventing, and treating heart disease – the leading cause of death in the nation.

District 6 Ribbon Cutting

District 6, February 2024

We ended our year celebrating Christmas with parties for our children and seniors. But the most exciting news is that we were able to move into our new community center!

The Two Covenants

Are you an Ishmeal Christian or and Isaac Christian?