Climatologists assert that the Mississippi area was much colder in 1540 than it is today. In fact, they dub the era the “Little Ice Age” – making de Soto’s expedition – and the tribes’ defense of their own villages – even more challenging.
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"Our mission to enhance the overall quality of life of the Chickasaw people will continue to serve as our guidepost as we work together to build an even brighter future"
Bill Anoatubby, Governor
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