Archives August 2011

Oklahoma ranks high in survey for obesity; non-healthy eating

Date: Aug. 24, 2011

Every couple of weeks Pawhuska native Henry Harrison will head to the grocery store and load up on fruits and vegetables.

“I will go to ...

Osage News wins seven 2011 NAJA Media Awards

Date: Aug. 24, 2011

The Osage News and its staff won a total of seven Media Awards from the Native American Journalists Association during this year’s annual conference ...

Congress subpoenas accounting staff, Treasurer on accounting practices

Date: Aug. 24, 2011

The Second Osage Nation Congress voted to subpoena Treasurer William Kemble, 10 accounting staffers, various documents and records to investigate tips about potential problems concerning ...

Mary Francis Kidder Obituary

Date: Aug. 24, 2011

Mary Francis Kidder passed away July 31 at her home. She was 62-years-old.

She was born Dec. 9, 1948 in Hominy to Frances “Scoge” and ...

Debra Gaye Carpenter Obituary

Date: Aug. 24, 2011

Debra Gaye Carpenter, of Pawhuska, passed away Wednesday, July 13 at St. Johns Hospital in Tulsa. She was 54.

Debra was born July 9, 1957 ...

Mary Rose Smith Gourd Obituary

Date: Aug. 24, 2011

Mary Rose Smith Gourd, of Tulsa, passed away on July 13 at the age of 79

Mary Rose Smith Gourd ...

Osage youth get Osage-focused education at Enrichment Camp

Date: Aug. 24, 2011

When Sunni Gullett walked into the Summer Enrichment Camp, she thought she knew everything there was to know about being a Wha-Zah-Zhi girl.

She insisted ...

Osage preacher wins ‘Queen of Fashion’ title in Ireland

Date: Aug. 24, 2011

An Osage woman living in Ireland has won the “Queen of Fashion” title during a horseracing event in July.

Lora Beth Malloy, who is a ...

Osage college basketball star ready to become a coach

Date: Aug. 24, 2011

Since she was eight years old Caitlin Russell has lived a life of sacrifice.

After school, she could be found in a gymnasium. Her summers ...

Osages maintain golf ties, compete at all-Indian tournament

Date: Aug. 23, 2011

As Chuck Tillman pulled his club back for a soft putt on the green at Kah-Wah-C Country Club in Fairfax he remembered the elite golfers ...