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2010-05-28 12:48:00

CHEROKEE, N.C., May 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cherokee, N.C. has a colorful history that springs to life in the summer months and extends through the fall. From one of the longest running outdoor dramas in the nation to a festival with the finest in native dance, art and culture, it's time to save the date for interactive historical adventures. "There is so much to see and do in our cultural district all year long, but in the summertime we have special programs and activities that...

2010-04-20 12:36:00

CHEROKEE, N.C., April 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Mountainside Theater is changing tunes May 1st, attracting bluegrass bands and artists from across the region to the inaugural Mountainside Art and Music Festival. Seven bands will perform throughout the day, leaving visitors with time to shop the works of Appalachian and native artists and experience daily Cherokee life in the late 1700s at the season opening of Oconaluftee Village. "We have a full day of activities and events...

2010-03-23 08:00:00

CHEROKEE, N.C., March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Harrah's Cherokee Casino & Hotel unveiled plans for a new 3,000-seat Events Center making it the region's leading concert, events and entertainment venue. Opening celebrations are scheduled Labor Day Weekend 2010. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100323/NY71384) Hosting top-tier talent including Country, Comedy, and Rock, sporting events and production shows, the three-level Events Center will include VIP suites, box seating and...

2009-08-22 13:51:00

ATMORE, Ala., Aug. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- PCI Gaming Authority, a wholly owned entity of the Poarch Band of Creek Indians, today announced that it will make a substantial investment in two pari-mutuel greyhound tracks. PCI will invest in Mobile Greyhound Park located in Theodore, AL and Pensacola Greyhound Track located in Pensacola, FL. The transaction is pending final approval by the respective regulatory bodies governing the two race tracks. Both Mobile Greyhound Park and Pensacola...

2009-07-31 10:09:00

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz., July 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Chevron Mining Inc., a subsidiary of Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX), today announced the donation of 208 acres of land to the Navajo Code Talkers Association (NCTA) for the future home of a Code Talkers museum and veterans center. The land transfer recognizes the Navajo Code Talkers for their service in creating history's only unbroken battlefield code during the Pacific campaign of World War II. NCTA President Keith Little, a former Navajo...

2009-07-14 11:40:00

LAS VEGAS, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Bill validators and cash boxes from JCM Global are the only such equipment to be found on the 657 gaming devices at the new Kickapoo Casino in Harra, Okla. The casino is owned and operated by the Kickapoo Tribe of Oklahoma, who exclusively chose JCM Global's Universal Bill Acceptor (UBA(R)) and Intelligent Cash Box (ICB(R)) to manage the casino's currency transactions. The casino is the 31st in the world to operate exclusively with the UBA/ICB...

2009-05-17 18:17:00

OIL CITY, La., May 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Caddo International, Inc. (Pink Sheets: CADD) announces full ownership, rights, and assets to 60 new Oil wells. Caddo International has officially taken over 60 Oil well properties from Black Dragon Resources. Caddo's Management moved fast and swiftly to get this acquisition consummated for its shareholders, rapid expansion and future growth. The President of Black Dragon Resources announced today that the Company has agreed to cancel all of...

2009-03-31 16:29:00

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Stories of Native American workers at Camp Navajo, Ariz., will be a part of the site's historical record forever. Camp Navajo Garrison Training Center and the Arizona Army National Guard (ARNG) have a richer understanding of their own history thanks to the Camp Navajo Cultural Resources Management Program oral history project. The oral history project began as an effort to mitigate range development impacts on Indian Village,...

2008-09-28 12:00:21

By Rodger L. Hardy Deseret News Every fall and spring, a group of volunteers from the Salt Lake City area loads up trucks and SUVs for a trek into the southwestern Utah and northern Arizona Navajo reservation to deliver food, medical supplies and other goods to some 525 Navajos ranging in age from 70 to 106. Many of the Navajos live as far as 50 miles from the nearest border town. For them, modern conveniences simply don't exist. They live as their forefathers did for centuries. Most have...

2008-09-19 15:00:35

By Anonymous The International Comanche Society will have a three-day event starting this afternoon in St. Joseph. People who come out to Rosecrans Memorial Airport can expect to see many types of aircraft, said Fount and Sarah McKinley, who organized the event and also fly a Cessna Cardinal. Advanced registration includes planes coming from Colorado, Kansas, Texas and Wisconsin, Mrs. McKinley said. The group will fly into Rosecrans Memorial Airport. The Holiday Inn will be pilots'...


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jument
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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