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Filed Under: Opinion
Dwanna Robertson: Muscogee Nation returns to homeland (04/18)
Dwanna Robertson was part of a delegation from the Muscogee Creek Nation that went to Alabama to commemorate the Battle of Horseshoe Bend.

Filed Under: National
Al Jazeera: Muscogee Nation observes bicentennial of key battle (04/02)
The National Park Service invited the Muscogee Creek Nation of Oklahoma to a commemoration of the 1814 Battle of Horseshoe Bend in Alabama.

Filed Under: Law | Politics
Poarch Band contributes $250K to political action committees (03/07)
The Poarch Band of Creek Indians donated $250,000 to three political action committees in Alabama last month.

Filed Under: Health
Poarch Band of Creek Indians debuts two health care facilities (03/04)
The Poarch Band of Creek Indians in Alabama opened the doors to two new health care facilities.

Filed Under: Law | National | Trust
County cites Big Lagoon in audit of Poarch Creek trust lands (02/05)
A county in Alabama is citing the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals decision in Big Lagoon Rancheria v. California in a bid to audit lands held in trust for the Poarch Creek Band of Indians.

Filed Under: Education | National
Alabama high school apologizes for 'Trail of Tears' sign at game (11/19)
A principal at a public high school in Alabama apologized after students put up an offensive Trail of Tears 2 banner during football game on Friday.

Filed Under: Opinion | Recognition
Cedric Sunray: MOWA Band of Choctaw Indians seek their day (11/18)
The MOWA Choctaw’s lack of federal recognition has relegated them to second class status within Indian Country.

Filed Under: Opinion
Cedric Sunray: Some history of MOWA Band of Choctaw Indians (11/15)
The recent establishment of an electronic bingo hall and subsequent seizure of equipment on the MOWA Band of Choctaw Indians Reservation near Mt. Vernon, Alabama has garnered local, regional and national press headlines.

Filed Under: Abramoff Scandal | Opinion | Sports
Column: Abramoff friend linked to Washington team owner (11/12)
Columnist wonders why Jennifer Farley, a former Bush administration official who worked on tribal issues at the White House, arranged a meeting between the Poarch Band of Creek Indians and the owner of the Washington professional football team.

Filed Under: National | Sports
Poarch Band of Creek Indians hosted owner of Washington team (11/07)
The Poarch Band of Creek Indians met with the owner of the Washington professional football team but they didn't discuss the team's racist mascot, a tribal official said.

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