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Tribal Elder Bingo Event

Posted by Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana on December 1, 2017 in News

Thank you to everyone who participated in our recent Tribal Elder Bingo event and for all of our student volunteers! Tunica-Biloxi members enjoyed a fun day of bingo and even played a round in the Tunica language. Our special youth volunteers were able to engage with elder tribal members and brought some merriment by singing

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2017 Thanksgiving Tribal Luncheon

Posted by Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana on November 13, 2017 in News

We were thrilled to host families and friends at our annual Tribal Thanksgiving Luncheon this past week. It was wonderful to see everyone who attended and to kickstart the holiday season with our fellow tribal members. Happy Thanksgiving to all! To view the album on Tunica-Biloxi’s Facebook page, click here.

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A reminder to vote for schools on November 18.

Posted by Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana on November 7, 2017 in News

The Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana wants to remind every voter of a very important election. Early voting has already begun and runs through Sat., Nov 11. Election Day is November 18. The Avoyelles Parish School Board is requesting renewal of two millages: one for operations and another for facility construction and repair. Recently, the school

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TRIBES FROM THREE STATES JOIN TUNICA-BILOXI TRIBE FOR 2ND ANNUAL INTERTRIBAL BASKETRY SUMMIT

Posted by Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana on November 2, 2017 in News

Marskville, LA – (Oct. 31, 2017) – The Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana’s Language and Culture Revitalization Program (LCRP) hosted its 2nd Annual Intertribal Basketry Summit on Saturday, Oct. 28 at Paragon Casino Resort. Master weavers throughout regional Native American communities joined Tunica members in a modern-day effort to keep their cultural traditions alive. The summit

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TUNICA-BILOXI TRIBE OF LOUISIANA TO HOST 2ND ANNUAL INTERTRIBAL BASKETRY SUMMIT ON OCT. 28

Posted by Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana on October 10, 2017 in News

WHEN:  Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017 | 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. WHERE: Paragon Casino Resort, Chiqui Ballroom | 711 Paragon Place, Marksville, Louisiana 71351 WHAT: The Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana’s Language and Culture Revitalization Program (LCRP) will hold its 2nd Annual Intertribal Basketry Summit. Each year, the LCRP invites master weavers throughout regional Native American

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TUNICA-BILOXI TRIBE OF LOUISIANA COMMEMORATES 36th ANNIVERSARY OF FEDERAL ACKNOWLEDGMENT

Posted by Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana on September 28, 2017 in News

Flag Raising Ceremony to Honor Elders, Citizens and Leaders of Tunica-Biloxi Tribe   Marskville, LA – (September 28, 2017) – Leaders and citizens of the Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana gathered to hold a flag raising ceremony for the commemoration of the tribe’s 36th anniversary of Federal Acknowledgment, which occurred on September 25, 1981. The observance

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Tunica Biloxi Tribal Members Harvey Relief Fund

Posted by Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana on August 30, 2017 in News

TO DONATE PLEASE VISIT: https://www.gofundme.com/tunicabiloxiharveyrelief The continuing devastation from Hurricane Harvey is impacting our fellow tribal members in Texas and Louisiana. The Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana is asking for support in assisting up to 350 tribal families affected in Texas and Louisiana by this historic storm. We’re calling on our members and their friends to help those in need

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TUNICA BILOXI TRIBE OF LOUISIANA AND ACACIA ENTERTAINMENT HOST STARS OF WIND RIVER AT PRIVATE FILM SCREENING

Posted by Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana on August 16, 2017 in News

AWARD WINNING FILM IS LATEST PROJECT OF THE TRIBE’S FILM PRODUCTION COMPANY   Marskville, LA – (August 12, 2017) – Stars from the new hit film WIND RIVER joined tribal members from the Tunica Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana for a private screening of the film and Q&A session on Saturday, Aug.12. The event was hosted

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