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Osages gather for Hominy In-Lon-Schka this weekend

Osages from the districts of Grayhorse, Hominy and Pawhuska will unite for the next four days for the Hominy In-Lon-Schka dances.

The family of Hominy Drumkeeper Gideon Goodeagle, Jr., will pay for the drum today. The procession begins at 1:30 p.m. The event only happens every 4-5 years.

The Osage News staff will post photos and videos to its social media and Flickr pages.

The Osage News staff will also be available for portraits during the dances. If you would like to have a member of the staff take portraits, please message us on our Facebook page.

Photos of the dance itself are not allowed, so please honor the rule of no photography, cell phones or video cameras under the dance arbor or after the dance starts.

For more information on how to purchase photos, call us at (918) 287-5668. The Osage News accepts cash, cashier’s check or money orders. Follow the Osage News on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for news updates.

Visit the Osage News Flickr page to view more images and photo albums from previous dances, news and special events at: www.flickr.com/photos/osagenews