February 15, 2024

Chickasaw Nation News

To begin this episode of CNTV News, Brad and Quin hear more from rising star Jordan Rainer about her Chickasaw roots and lifelong connection to music and storytelling. "Whenever I step on that stage, I'm offering joy to anybody that'll take it," she says. Jordan is currently on her Straight Shot Tour through June 1. Head to JordanRainerOfficial.com to grab your tickets and learn more about the Chickasaw performer.

The McSwain Theatre in Ada has been an iconic venue for live performances since 1920, giving many performers, including Blake Shelton, their early starts. Stay tuned for an upcoming episode of CNTV News to hear general manager Jae L. Stilwell share what makes the venue a special place to begin a career in live entertainment.

The Chickasaw Nation's School-to-Work program gives college and vocational students the opportunity to receive job training that complements and enhances their studies. Eligible students also receive a stipend during the program. The deadline to apply is February 29 and those wanting to learn more can visit Chickasaw.net/SchooltoWork.

Tax season is here and through the VITA Tax Assistance Program, income-eligible Chickasaws may quality for free in-person or online help with tax filing. To see who's eligible and to learn more, call (580) 272-5798 or go to Chickasaw.net/VITA.