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Tom Bevel

Bevel inducted into OK Law Enforcement Hall of Fame

Tom Bevel was inducted into the Oklahoma Law Enforcement Museum & Hall of Fame. The ceremony was held at the Oklahoma History Center on March 9, 2024.

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Beth Brown honored as Alignable’s Local Business Person of the Year

Beth Brown has been named Edmond's Alignable Local Business Person of the Year for the third year.

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.

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.

Twauna Williams

Williams named Human Resources Leader of the Year by NNAHRA

Twauna Williams has been recognized as the 2023 Human Resources Leader of the Year by the National Native American Human Resources Association (NNAHRA).

Jocelyn James

James secures proclamation

Jocelyn James, as President of the Latta FFA, successfully secured a proclamation from the City of Ada to honor National FFA Week for February 19-23, 2024.

Michael Daney

Daney inducted into NAIA Hall of Fame

Michael Daney was a track and cross country athlete at Haskell Indian Junior College, Oklahoma Baptist University and Northeastern Oklahoma State University.

Scott Toney

Toney named Associate Dean

Scott Toney has recently been named the Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs at the Daniels College of Business, the University of Denver.

Debbie Cheshewalla

Cheshewalla featured in documentary

Oklahoma Choctaw member Debbie Cheshewalla is featured in the American Battle Monument Commission's Centennial documentary Our Promise: 100 Years of the American Battle Monuments Commission where she visits the grave of her uncle Army Private Andrew Perry.

Tiffany Edwards Baker

Tribal member featured by Brambleberry

Tiffany Edwards Baker recently had the honor of being featured by Brambleberry highlighting her business for Native American Heritage Month.