Even astronauts need mentors
- COMMANDER JOHN HERRINGTON. // SAY Magazine;Fall2009, Vol. 8 Issue 5, p18
An interview with John Herrington, a member of the Chickasaw Nation and a U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) astronaut, is presented. When asked for the most challenging event in his career, Herrington cites that it was when they flew a four-engine turbo props for a search...
- JOHN HERRINGTON. CHIEN, PHILIP // Native Peoples Magazine;Nov/Dec2002, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p28
The article features John Herrington, the first Native American astronaut to fly into space as part of the crew of the SST-113 space shuttle, which lifts off from the Kennedy Space Center on November 10, 2002. Herrington serves as the flight engineer, assisting the pilots during launch and...
- Chickasaw Veterans Pay Respects at the Tomb of the Unknowns. // Indian Life;Jan/Feb2016, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p12
The article reports on the visit of the Chickasaw veterans to the Tomb of the Unknowns at the Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia.
- Chickasaw royalty to be honored. // Navajo Times;9/24/2015, Vol. 54 Issue 38, pC4
The article offers information on the coronation of the Chickasaw royalty princess, junior princess, and little princess during the Chicksaw Princess Pageant to be held at Ada High School Cougar Activity Center in Ada, Oklahoma on September 28, 2015.
- Oklahoma tribe on track to buy La., Miss. casinos. AMY, JEFF // Native American Times;11/2/2012, Vol. 18 Issue 43, p1
The article reports that the Global Gaming Solutions unit of the Oklahoma Native American tribe, Chickasaw Nation of Oklahma, will purchase the DiamondJacks casinos in Louisiana and Mississippi.
- Chickasaw design class helps students develop portfolio, hone skills, launch career. MANANDHAR, SHARMINA // Native American Times;8/20/2010, Vol. 16 Issue 34, p7
The article focuses on the eight-week design and marketing course being offered by the Chickasaw Nation Division of Arts and Humanities in Ada, Oklahoma, which offers students with the opportunity to develop their own artist portfolio.
- Chickasaw Gov. presents at ESPN college awards show. Buckley, Carrie // Native American Times;12/25/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 51, p8
The article announces that the Jim Thorpe Award was presented by Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby to University of Tennessee safety Eric Berry at The Home Depot ESPNU College Football Awards ceremony on December 10, 2009.
- Anoatubby to serve 7th term. // Native American Times;6/24/2011, Vol. 17 Issue 25, p8
The article reports that Bill Anoatubby will serve a seventh term as governor of the Ada, Oklahoma-based Chickasaw Nation after receiving no challengers.
- Governor given tourism award. // Native American Times;10/23/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 42, p2
The article announces that Bill Anoatubby, governor of the Chickasaw Nation, was awarded the Oklahoma Ambassador award during the Redbud Awards held on October 19, 2009 at the Renaissance Hotel in Tulsa, Oklahoma.