‘The thing is, to be a hero, you do not have to do anything dynamic or drastic. Those things are great and yes, we do need people like that, but we can also be accepting of the ones who do something as simple as opening a door, offering you help, but more importantly, by just being there.’
‘It’s important to remember that these facilities are tribally-owned. Meaning, they are owned by hundreds of thousands of shareholders, tribal citizens. And that means not only do they represent the tribe, but also it’s people and Indian people in general. So that has to be a consideration in every decision that’s made, including booking the entertainment acts.’
Darrell Proctor II/MNYC Speaker OKMULGEE, Okla. — Hensci! Spring has already been an exciting and busy time for Mvskoke youth. Over the spring break, the annual Spring Celebration was held at the Mvskoke Dome in Okmulgee, Okla. This was an opportunity for youth to participate in mini-games and basketball and learn about different tribal resources.
“Who lost out and who is still in business?”
A lunch date with more meaning Darren DeLaune/Reporter OKMULGEE, Okla. — A few years ago, I wrote a column called, ‘This is the greatest day of my life.’ The subject of my column was none other than my beautiful daughter. If I am not mistaken, she had to have been nine or 10-years-old when I
‘My hats off to those who stuck it out during the winter snows.’