Advanced Technology Initiatives Program

The Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma has developed a bold and innovative Emerging Aviation Technology Center within the boundaries of a tribal-owned property in southeast Oklahoma. Spanning more than 44,500 acres – this location is ideal for safely testing and developing emerging aviation operations due to a low population density.

Choctaw Lesson: Who’s tall?

Chief and Assistant Chief help a young girl get something from a high shelf.

Hunting & Fishing Compact

Chief Gary Batton discusses the Hunting & Fishing Compact transition to sovereignty with Tye Baker, Senior Director of Environmental Protection Services, from the Choctaw Nation's perspective.


News Releases

CNO Declares May 2022 “Foster Care Awareness Month”

Chief Gary Batton, Chief of the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma (CNO), recently issued a proclamation recognizing May 2022 as Foster Care Awareness Month.

Oklahoma congressional and legislative districts

News Releases

State congressional and legislative redistricting impacts voters across CNO reservation

Oklahoma congressional and legislative districts within CNO have changed. Voters will be impacted.

Labor Day Festival

News Releases

Choctaw Nation Announces 2022 Labor Day Plans

The 2022 Choctaw Nation Labor Day Festival will return this year after being canceled for two years due to the pandemic. The festival will take place on the Tvshka Homma Capitol Grounds Sept. 2 through Sept. 4.


Your Vote Matters!

Your vote is your voice! Ensure that your voice is heard by registering before the next election.


Campaign Tips

The opportunity to support a candidate's campaign is the choice of all tribal members and associates of the Choctaw Nation, here are some helpful tips.

Oklahoma roads

Executive Communications

Chief Batton: Stitt makes Oklahoma roads more dangerous

This month, the Oklahoma Legislature overwhelmingly passed a measure to help keep dangerous drivers off Oklahoma roads.

Chief's Blog

Mental Health Month

As the weather gets nicer, and we start going outside more and becoming more active physically, I wanted to remind you all that your mental health is important as well.

COVID-19 Vaccine


COVID-19 Vaccine Information

The COVID-19 vaccination is still the best action to take against serious illness from the disease. The Choctaw Nation Health Services strongly encourages our patients be vaccinated with appropriate booster doses.

Lesson of the Day

Hanali Falaya – Long Legs

Learn how to say these phrases in Choctaw: "Your legs are long." and "My legs ache."