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After 10 years, 30 nominees and decades of discovery, the first National Native American Hall of Fame will induct its first 12 honorees.
A new monument in Virginia will recognize the importance of the original tribal nations in the state.
Billy Mills, a citizen of the Oglala Sioux Tribe, is still the only American to ever win the Gold medal in the 10,000-meter race.
Billy Mills, Oglala Lakota Olympic Gold Medalist, visited Rosebud to help with the 3rd Annual Half Marathon Run by greeting all finishers with a medal and a hug.
Flawed polls cannot erase the overwhelming outcry from Native American communities.
Because there are so many gifted Indian basketball players, and because the game matters so much to Indian people, it is easy to lose sight of the sport in which Indians can and have excelled in, at a world class level—distance running.
The football program will be suspended for the upcoming season and four of 10 sports are due to be eliminated.
Billy Mills is touring the country to commemorate the 50th anniversary of his gold medal win at the 1964 Summer Olympics.
Olympic legend Billy Mills, Oglala Lakota, stole the attention and hearts of over five thousand Rapid City school kids.
It seems sometimes that there aren’t heroes like the ones we had when I was growing up on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.
Fifty years ago a young Oglala Lakota man stepped up to the starting line of the 10,000 meter run at the 1964 Olympics not knowing that he was about the create history.
Olympian Billy Mills, a member of the Oglala Sioux Tribe, joined the dedication ceremony.
Panic Button caught up with Olympian Billy Mills during his recent visit to the Rosebud Sioux Reservation in South Dakota.
Indian Country Today interviews Olympian Billy Mills about his opposition to the use of racist mascots in sports.
Olympic Gold Medalist and humanitarian, Billy Mills brought people to their feet in standing ovation as he shared his experiences with diabetes and traditional healing in the Aug. 28 plenary session of the National Indian Health Board's 30th Annual Consumer Conference.
The Kickapoo Tribe of Kansas welcomed Olympian Billy Mills to the reservation on Monday to dedicate a cross country park in his honor.
Billy Mills, a member of the Oglala Sioux Tribe of South Dakota, will receive the Citizens Medal at a White House ceremony today. Mills won the gold medal in...
"A young man born in Pine Ridge became the second Native American to win an Olympic gold medal. WHO: Billy Mills BORN: June 30, 1938, in Pine Ridge. BACKGROUND: Mills...
"The ritual is the same every Saturday before the Marine Corps Marathon. First, the runners and their families, a group numbering about 50, shuffle into a conference room. They mingle,...
The following story was written and reported by Joseph Budd. All content © Native Sun News. Billy Mills, today is shown with the medal that was won in 1964. Photo...