Chief Glenna Wallace

Chief Glenna Wallace

By Kathleen Swift Glenna Wallace was elected chief of the Eastern Shawnee in 2006. She is the first woman to serve as chief of the 3,600 enrolled citizens whose nation sits in eastern Oklahoma. The Eastern Shawnee arrived in Indian Territory in 1832. Oklahoma didn’t...
Christmas Decorating Ideas

Christmas Decorating Ideas

By Holly Hukill, Certified Interior Decorator, C.I.D. The article for December is probably the hardest for me to write. There are so many different and wonderful ways to decorate for Christmas! My sister and her husband used to decorate with blue and silver. It was an...
Karensue Hensley

Karensue Hensley

By Kathleen Swift • Photo by Savanah Mandeville   It is known breast cancer runs in families. Karensue Hensley’s grandmother was diagnosed with breast cancer at age 79. Karensue’s mother was diagnosed last summer with breast cancer at the age of 81, and her...