• The Memory of Kintv

    The Memory of Kintv

    • January 16, 2019

    Family, Friends Reflect On Citizen’s Life By: Liz Gray/Reporter OKMULGEE, Oklahoma — As Phillip Deere and Sheri Tiger reminisced about Kintv Deere in the living room of Phillip’s home, it felt as though she would walk through the door at any moment and join the conversation. The house is warm and the rhythmic sound of

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  • Citizen inspired by music, shares his music, and life

    Citizen inspired by music, shares his music, and life

    • January 15, 2019

    Long time musician, McDade talks about learning, gigs By: Darren DeLaune/Reporter OKMULGEE, Oklahoma — Muscogee  (Creek) citizen and musician Carl McDade began learning to play music at an early age. He said it all began for him one day while attending church service with his mother. “There was a violinist there who was playing,” McDade

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  • Translation of New Testament near completion

    Translation of New Testament near completion

    • January 15, 2019

    Nearly a two year project, sense of accomplishment near completion By: Darren DeLaune/Reporter OKMULGEE, Oklahoma —The New Testament King James Version of the Holy Bible was translated into the Mvskoke language in 1887. However, the Muscogee (Creek) Nation Mvskoke Language Program wanted to take it a step further. They thought it would be ideal to

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  • Woodworking class focuses on tribal history

    Woodworking class focuses on tribal history

    • January 4, 2019

    CMN Students complete canoe and cooking paddles in 15-week class By Rita Courtwright, Managing Editor OKMULGEE, OK — A Muscogee (Creek) custom that has lasted hundreds of years is both canoe and paddle making, and one citizen is working hard to revive this custom. Special Project Coordinator for Muscogee Creek Nation Cultural Archives John Brown

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  • New year, new you

    New year, new you

    • December 27, 2018

    Kevin Barnett/Reporter Tips on how to keep your New Year’s resolutions OKMULGEE, Oklahoma — The month of January is where the rubber meets the road for all of the New Year’s declarations of change we tend to make once the holiday season has passed. With the vast majority of resolutions abandoned by February, here are

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  • Unsung Alibi releases latest studio offering, ‘Bandito.’

    Unsung Alibi releases latest studio offering, ‘Bandito.’

    • December 19, 2018

    Jason Salsman/Multimedia Producer Two Muscogee (Creek) citizens help assemble the three-piece band. OKMULGEE, Oklahoma — Formed in 2013 in a Schulter garage full of high school teenage angst, alt-rock band Unsung Alibi is ready to unveil what Muscogee (Creek) citizen and producer/drummer Skyler Drinnon calls his most polished sound, in the form of new EP

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  • From welding to beading, citizen lives interesting life

    From welding to beading, citizen lives interesting life

    • December 14, 2018

    By: Darren DeLaune/Reporter Projects considered therapy for Johnson MEIGS COUNTY, Tennessee — “To me, being an artist and working on my projects is therapy,” Muscogee (Creek) citizen Holly Johnson said. “It is soothing for me.” Johnson has been doing beadwork for the last three years. Her beadwork came from her making her regalia for pow-wows.

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