Latest Plains tribes Stories

2014-06-13 12:27:42

In the news release, Think Finance Contributes to Program Providing Virtual Mentoring to Students in Native American Communities, Encourages College Success in Indian Country, issued 13-Jun-2014 by Think Finance over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that there are updates to the release. The complete, corrected release follows: Think Finance Contributes to Program Providing Virtual Mentoring to Students in Native American Communities, Encourages College Success in Indian Country...

2014-06-13 12:27:21

-Contribution Highlights Commitment to Indian Country in Advance of First Presidential Visit in 15 Years- FORT WORTH, Texas, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Think Finance today announced a $60,000 donation in the name of three Native American tribes to fund a pilot program that will help students in Indian country go to and succeed in college. Think Finance is the nation's leading provider of cutting edge analytics and technology services for licensed lenders meeting the needs of...

2014-05-07 12:28:02

RED ROCK, Okla., May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Web Loan, a tribal lending entity wholly owned by The Otoe-Missouria Tribe of Indians, today announced its sponsorship of native son and Mixed Martial Arts Welterweight Champion Johny "Bigg Rigg" Hendricks. Hendricks, a member of the Otoe-Missouria Tribe, is rated as one of the top fighters in the world. Hendricks' championship belt was won in the MMA Octagon after a monumental defeat over his opponent several weeks ago by...

2013-12-19 23:24:03

Retired U.S. Army Sgt. Ron Wiley and family received a house today with rough-in plumbing products donated by Sioux Chief. Their partner, Price Brothers Inc. has donated all the plumbing labor. Kansas City, Missouri (PRWEB) December 19, 2013 Mike Stallings, National Sales Director at Sioux Chief attended the ceremony today. Sioux Chief worked in collaboration with Price Brothers Inc., Classica Homes Designed For Living, PL Building Products and many more. Sioux Chief has also helped other...

2013-08-09 23:17:09

"The Blackfeet Tribal Council can stop poisonous fracking to their lands" explains Pauline Matt who is conducting a peaceful protest of Blackfeet Reservation Lands being destroyed by Hydraulic Fracturing. At all other sites, fracking has poisoned land, crops, waters, livestock and reduced Real Estate values to nothing as explored on Dr. Carol Francis Talk Radio Show Today at...

2013-08-01 23:28:19

Ponca City Assembly Church purchased a new church sign from ADvantage LED designed to highlight events for both the church and the community with overwhelming success. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 01, 2013 ADvantage LED Signs proudly announces the completion of the Ponca City Assembly Church sign in Ponca City, Oklahoma. This new 4'-2 1/4" x 10'-1 1/8" 12.5mm iPixel full color 96x240 iMatrix Double Face Display sign increases traffic and exposure for the church displaying...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.