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The Tunica-Biloxi Tribe Will Host an Exclusive Screening of “Native America” Documentary

The Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana will host an exclusive film screening of a new Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) documentary series, “Native America.” This event is free and open to the public and will serve as an exclusive ...
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The Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana Welcomes New Linguist to Language and Culture Revitalization Program Staff

MARKSVILLE, LA. –  (Sept. 18, 2018) – The Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana has announced Tyler Whitaker as the new linguist for the Tribe’s Language and Culture Revitalization Program (LCRP). “As our linguist, Tyler will play a ...
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Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana Receives $748,200 Grant to Assist with Revitalization of Tunica Language

Funds from the Administration for Native Americans will enable increased training and fluency. MARKSVILLE, La. –  (Aug 13, 2018) – The Tunica-Biloxi Tribal Council recently announced that the Tribe has been awarded a $748,200 grant from ...
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Paragon Casino Resort Donates $50,000 to Avoyelles Parish Police Jury on Behalf of the Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana

MARKSVILLE, LA. – On Tuesday, Sept. 11, Paragon Casino Resort will present a donation of $50,000 to the Avoyelles Parish Police Jury on behalf of the Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana. The presentation will take place at ...
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Tunica-Biloxi tribe receives grant for language preservation

View KALB coverage of the grant for language preservation. MARKSVILLE, La. (KALB) - The sounds of the Tunica-Biloxi Tribe have been preserved for hundreds of years and are now slipping through the cracks with each generation. The ...
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Paragon Casino Resort Donates $50,000 Check to Avoyelles Parish School Board on Behalf of the Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana

Funds will be used to assist in summer reading program to reduce summer learning loss MARKSVILLE, LA. –  (Sept. 4, 2018) – On Tuesday, Sept. 4, Paragon Casino Resort will present a donation of $50,000 to ...
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