Cherokee Nation to disperse rare heirloom seeds Feb. 1

The Cherokee Nation will begin dispersing its limited supply of heirloom seeds Feb. 1 to tribal citizens who are interested in growing traditional Cherokee crops. In 2017, the Cherokee Nation distributed 3,784 packages of seeds to tribal citizens.

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Mural of Cherokee National Treasure Anna Mitchell dedicated in Vinita

The Cherokee Nation and city of Vinita dedicated a new mural in honor of Cherokee National Treasure Anna Belle Sixkiller Mitchell in downtown Vinita on Tuesday.
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‘Nanyehi’ hosting casting call for historical Cherokee musical

“Nanyehi” is the story of Nancy Ward, a legendary woman who was first honored in the 18th century as a Cherokee war woman but then as a peacemaker during the American Revolution.
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Cherokee Nation to Receive Prestigious Award for Outstanding Stewardship of Historic Sites in Oklahoma

The National Trust for Historic Preservation will present the Trustees Emeritus Award for Excellence in the Stewardship of Historic Sites to Cherokee Nation.
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