Category: Veterans

Childhood Memories

By Roseanne McKee Republished with permission of the Bartlesville Examiner-Enterprise One evening when I was in Tulsa with my friends Mark and Linda Simms, they took me to Coney Island — a family-owned restaurant established in 1926. They said the restaurant had special significance…

Veterans Memorial dedicated on Osage Nation Campus

By Geneva HorseChief-Hamilton, ON Communications Pawhuska, Okla., Osage Nation Reservation (Friday, November 9, 2018) – The first-ever memorial recognizing Osage US military veterans and pre-military scouts is scheduled for a public dedication on Veterans Day, Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, from 9:30 am to 11:00…

Boys State an inspiring experience

By: Roseanne McKee Republished with permission of the Bartlesville Examiner-Enterprise The Chris Gailey American Legion Post 450 in Ochelata chose Weston Moses, 17, to attend the American Legion Oklahoma Boys State, a weeklong camp, hosted annually by the American Legion. Moses, a senior at…

WWI Osage Code Talker to be Honored at Veteran’s Day Celebration

Press Release By Geneva HorseChief-Hamilton, ON Communications PAWHUSKA, Okla. (Tuesday, November 8, 2016) – The oldest living relative of a WWI Osage Code Talker will receive a proclamation and a silver medal recognizing her grandfather’s wartime contributions, at this year’s Veterans Day Dance in…

Disabled American Veterans (DAV) organization helps veterans apply for benefits in Barnsdall

  By ROSEANNE SUTTON Chapter 65 of the Disabled American Veterans (DAV), which is part of a national service organization, established an office in Barnsdall on Oct. 7, 2010, to help veterans, and their families, obtain benefits. Senior Chapter Service Officer Roy Taylor and…