In 1970, a Supreme Court decision established the rights regarding the Arkansas riverbed. The court ruled that the Chickasaw, Choctaw, and Cherokee tribes have full ownership of the beds and bank, as well as sovereign control of the resources.
One Tribe One Mission
"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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