theadanews.com - Ada, Oklahoma

Local News

May 21, 2013

Wintersmith Lake hosts Chickasaw boaters

Ada —

A dragon boat, kayaks and canoes gracefully slid atop Wintersmith Lake in Ada during a special program hosted by the Chickasaw Nation Riversport Youth Canoe/Kayak League. This marked the first time in approximately 20 years such an event was conducted on the local lake. 

Approximately 100 individuals took part in the program which was two years in the making through cooperative efforts with the city of Ada.

Aasim Saleh, Chickasaw Nation Riversport program director, said one of the most enthusiastic boaters Saturday was Ada city manager Cody Holcomb, who brought his family to the park to participate. 

Read more in The Ada News. Call 580-332-4433 to subscribe today!

 

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Local News
AP Video
Judge Ponders Overturning Colo. Gay Marriage Ban Airlines Halt Travel to Israel Amid Violence NYPD Chief Calls for 'use of Force' Retraining VA Nominee McDonald Goes Before Congress Bush: Don't Worry, Sugarland Isn't Breaking Up US Official: Most Migrant Children to Be Removed Police Probing Brooklyn Bridge Flag Switch CDC Head Concerned About a Post-antibiotic Era Raw: First Lady Says `Drink Up' More Water Courts Conflicted Over Healthcare Law Holder Urges Bipartisanship on Immigration Raw: Truck, Train Crash Leads to Fireball US Airlines Cancel Israel Flights Obama Signs Workforce Training Law Crash Victims' Remains Reach Ukraine-held City Diplomatic Push Intensifies to End War in Gaza Cat Fans Lap Up Feline Film Festival Michigan Plant's Goal: Flower and Die Veteran Creates Job During High Unemployment
Stocks
Poll

Who do you blame more for the trouble in Gaza?

The Israelis
Hamas
     View Results