“Superman” Nate Fraley to Offer Free Training at Jim Thorpe Fitness Center

By: Joey Tosee Nathan Fraley has come a long way in his pursuit to live a healthier and more productive life. Fraley spent the majority of his high school years overweight and unhappy with his situation. At the age of 14 he weighed in at 295 pounds. Fraley decided to take a stand against obesity Read More …

Bronson Koenig Inspires Haskell Students and Indian Country Alike

Ho Chuck Nation Member Hopes to leave an impact on future leaders of Indian Country. By Charlie Perry @CharlieHPerry Omaha- As rising star Bronson Koenig and the Wisconsin Badgers tie up their red lanced Nikes and prepare to run out of the tunnel at Century Link Area, their eyes are set on the beginning of Read More …

Wichita State Shockers Standout Ron Baker Uses Star Power to Help Children

Naismith Award Finalist and Citizen Band Potawatomi member shows that hard work and positive acts can propel anyone to success. By Charlie Perry @CharlieHPerry Thousands of Wichita State (WSU) Shocker Nation faithful stood in admiration as a mop top, blond hair, and blue eyed, shooting guard, from small town Scott City Kansas, gently hoisted eight Read More …

“The Committee of 101” in Partnership with the Kansas City Chiefs Annual “101 Awards” Sparks Mascot Conversation

Kansas City Chiefs staff members and NFL players and coaches alike weigh in on Native American mascot controversy at “101 Awards” afternoon press conference. by Charlie Perry @CharlieHPerry Multimedia by Reid Williams Kansas City-The 46th Annual “101 Awards” were held recently by the “The Committee of 101” to honor the NFL’s best and brightest. This Read More …

Chi Alpha Plans to Help Underprivileged Youth on the Rosebud Reservation

Haskell Dylan Kitchell is undertaking a journey to help Native youth. by Dylan Kitchell Everyone talks about their plans after college or what they hope to do on completion of a particular event or chapter in one’s life. Fewer people talk about putting others before themselves in effort to create a difference. Still these are Read More …

Bradley Nash Uses Sports To Make Positive Impact

Bradley Nash excels in sports for The New Mexico State Aggies. She’s also an inspiration for her tribe. By Colton Butler KANSAS CITY – Bradley Nash comes from a family with a strong athletic background so it’s no surprise to see her succeed on and off the court as a two-sport athlete because of her Read More …

Abby Scott (Warm Springs) Moves into Top 10 in New Mexico State Basketball History in Three Point Shooting

Scott hopes to inspire Native American youth to be the catalysts for change in our communities by Charlie Perry The Warm Springs tribal community stretches from the majestic snow capped summit of the Cascade Mountains to the palisade cliffs of the Deschutes River in Central Oregon. For hundreds of years the tribes have nurtured the Read More …

Baylor Quarterback Bryce Petty Proud Chickasaw

Bryce Petty has overcome adversity and uncertainty becoming one of college football’s shinning stars. by Charlie Perry @CharlieHPerry The Chickasaw Nation is built on the foundation of respect and advancement of its people. As the tribe flourishes in the heart of Oklahoma, one of their own continues to flourish on the football field. “I count Read More …

Art Instructure “Molds” Her Teaching Style to Students Needs.

Art instructor Gina Adams tailors her programs in hopes of connecting with students learning needs. by Joshilyn Pete Instruct, encourage, influence, share, guide, and inspire are all descriptive words for a teacher. Teachers do so much for students, they go beyond what they are being paid for. They believe in us students and help us Read More …

Haskell Volleyball Coach Stresses Accountability

Nanabah- Allision Brewer Finds ways off the court to teach her players the power of teamwork and responsibility. By  Aubree Carr Nanabah-Allison Brewer just finished her 4th season as head coach for the Haskell volleyball team. Going into the 2014 fall semester, Coach Brewer had all 14 girls from the spring of 2014 semester returning. Read More …