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September 12, 2013

Chickasaw Nation annual meeting, festival set for Sept. 28-Oct. 5


Tishomingo —


The event kicks off at the beginning of a week-long Festival that culminates with the Annual Meeting the following Saturday, Oct. 5.


Online pre-registration is available at


For training information, contact Lance Vesely, Ada Wellness Center, (580) 310-9661; Derek Hamilton, Ardmore Wellness Center, (580) 222-2828, or Bill Asbery, Tishomingo Wellness Center, (580) 387-2711. Each can give you tips on starting out slow, setting goals, and then continuing to work to attain them.






Disaster Relief Drive


The Chickasaw Nation will host a disaster relief drive to benefit the families and individuals impacted by the May 2013 tornadoes.


New coats, toys, bed linens and towels of all shapes and sizes may be dropped off at any Chickasaw Nation Area Office from Monday, September 30 through Friday, October 4 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and on Saturday, October 5 from 8 a.m. to noon at the Murray State College Student Center, next to the Annual Meeting registration booth.


All items collected will be donated to tornado victims.

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