THACKERVILLE — The fourth annual Chickasaw Veterans Conference is scheduled for Wednesday, June 20, at WinStar World Casino and Resort.

A live stream of the conference will be accessible at Chickasaw.net/VetConf using any computer or mobile device.

The conference will provide detailed information about programs and services specifically designed to support Chickasaw veterans.

A panel consisting of various Chickasaw Nation departments, including housing, social services, human resources, behavioral health and vocational rehabilitation, will discuss how the Chickasaw Nation is addressing veterans’ needs.

This year’s keynote speaker is Major Ed Pulido, senior vice president, Folds of Honor Foundation; founder, Warriors of Freedom Foundation; and founder and president of the Warrior Nation.

For more information, call Chickasaw Nation veterans services at (580) 272-2550.

Eric Swanson is the City Hall and general assignment reporter for The Ada News. He spent 15 years working at the Dodge City Daily Globe in Dodge City, Kansas, before joining The Ada News’ staff in 2012.