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Keeley Cassidy

Cassidy to attend Juilliard Summer Performing Arts

Keeley Cassidy, a Mustang North student, auditioned and was accepted to attend Summer Performing Arts with Juilliard.

Deann Labor-Emmert

Labor-Emmert is March Veteran of the Month

Sgt. Deann Labor-Emmert was born in McAlester, Okla. before moving to Panola.

Lige Work

Work turns 98

Choctaw WWII Veteran, Lige Work, celebrated his 98th birthday on Monday, February 19, 2024.

Emiliano Dillingham Robles

Emiliano Dillingham Robles

Emiliano Robles was born on December 18, 2023, at St. Joseph's Hospital in Phoenix, Arizona. His parents are Alan Shane Dillingham and Frida Robles Calderón.

Adrienne Blevins Mendoza

Blevins Mendoza graduates from Cornell

Adrienne Blevins Mendoza graduated from Cornell University on December 16, 2023, earning a Masters Degree in Healthcare Administration.

Gwendolyn Parrish Settle

Parrish Settle is First Language Speaker of the Month

Gwendolyn Parrish Settle was honored as the March First Language Speaker of the Month during the March 9 Tribal Council Meeting.

Memphis Robert Villa

Memphis Robert Villa

Memphis Robert Villa was born January 19, 2024 in Laguna Hills, California. His Parents are Amanda and Mario Villa.

Kenneth James Wilson

Wilson turns 90

Kenneth Wilson celebrated his birthday in Norman, Okla., at Norman First American UMC with traditional Choctaw food, Choctaw hymns, Muskogee Creek hymns and Kiowa hymns. He enjoyed fellowship with relatives and friends.

Karsen Jefferson

Jefferson earns National Award Scholarship

Karsen Jefferson has been admitted to Oklahoma University with a National Award Scholarship and has also been admitted to the Honors College.

Ky Miller

Miller turns 18

Ky Miller turns 18 on April 7.