The Cherokee Nation honored three veterans, which included one from Gore, with the Medal of Patriotism at the August Tribal Council meeting. George Carter Jr., 67, of Gore; Carroll Fry,
Blackgum Harvestime Sewing Sisters “Quilts of Past & Present” 2019 Quilt Show Ribbon Winners are as follows: Computer Quilted-Large 1st - Shirley Shamblin, Hunter’s Star 2nd - Pamela Cowart, Larkspur
(shown above) An artist’s rendering of the soon-to-be Sallisaw Veterans Center was delivered to city officials Friday by Oklahoma Department of Veterans Affairs Executive Director Doug Elliott.
Members of the Scott-Watts family recently got together for their 13th annual family reunion, June 29-30, at Sallisaw KOA.
Cherokee Nation leaders presented the American Red Cross with a $25,000 contribution to assist in northeast Oklahoma flood relief efforts. “The Cherokee Nation partners with organizations like the American Red