Terri Hansen
6/2/15
When NASA sent Commander John Herrington (Chickasaw Nation) to the International Space Station (ISS) on board the Endeavour in 2002, space not only got the first enrolled Native Am...
Astronaut Herrington Hopi High School
ICTMN Staff
5/28/15
Going into space is a dream some little kids have growing up...
Herrington Aerospace Limited, Co.
2/3/15
Commander John B. Herrington, the world’s first indigenous astronaut, has added a new title to his name—Doctor of Philosophy...
Tony Choate, Chickasaw Nation
8/10/14
VANCOUVER, British Columbia—Cancer’s ultimate victory came calling just when a 20-year-old Chickasaw woman was waging war to defeat it...
Tony Choate | Chickasaw Nation
7/6/14
BLACKSBURG, Va. – Very few 21-year-old college juniors could boast of a successful 12-year career. Kaylea Arnett could, but she’s not the kind to boast...
Jennie Stockle
6/12/14

On May 19, I went to the Oklahoma Capitol Building to present Governor Mary Fallin with an 8,000 signature and 90 plus page petition I created for Eradicating Offensive Native Mascotry (EONM), a group of Native American parents and allies along with RH Reality Check, a daily publication providing...

Steven Newcomb
6/6/14

A couple of years ago, US Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia was at a function that Congressman Tom Cole (R-OK) was also attending. Upon hearing that Congressman Cole is from the Chickasaw Nation, Scalia said: “Don't forget you belong to a conquered race.”...

Chickasaw Nation
5/4/14
Ofi' Tohbi', the legendary white dog who protected the Chickasaw people while they searched for a homeland centuries ago, is back on the job with new orders to follow...
Chickasaw Nation
5/4/14
Dynamic Chickasaw citizen Margie Testerman’s Footprints Still Whispering in the Wind marks the initial publication for the Chickasaw’s White Dog Press...
Alysa Landry
4/28/14
This Date in Native History: On April 28, 1897, the Chickasaw and Choctaw, two of the Five Civilized Tribes, agreed to abolish tribal governments and communal ownership of land, op...

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