BIG CYPRESS — The Ahfachkee School awarded its first students of the month for each grade level in September. Students of the month are chosen based on the school’s newly implemented character education program, which focuses on a different character trait every month. The eight character traits are cooperation, responsibility, citizenship, kindness,
BRIGHTON — The Eastern Indian Rodeo Association held its annual season-ending awards banquet Oct. 13 at the Florida Seminole Veterans Building in Brighton. All Around winners included Naha Jumper, Annie Quinn Barney, Thadd Johns and Paizlee Miller. Sanction Saddle winners Jacoby Johns – Bareback Dayne Johns – Steer Wrestling Naha Jumper – Tie Down
DAVIE — The Nova Southeastern University women’s basketball team, which includes Skyla Osceola, will open its season Nov. 9 in Miami. The Sharks will face Delta State (Nov. 9) and Union (Nov. 10) in the GSC/SSC Crossover Challenge at Barry University. The home opener is Nov. 15 against Montevallo at
Submitted by Bob Lamendola, Florida Department of Health Broward County As hurricanes and tropical storms spin in the Atlantic Ocean, let’s think about things we can do to avoid danger. Here’s one: Prevent carbon monoxide poisoning. Tragically, a few Floridians die from CO gas almost every time a storm or an emergency
By Cheyenne Kippenberger, Miss Florida Seminole Princess Being a part of Seminole Nation Days in Oklahoma was such a great experience. Attending their princess pageant brought back memories of our own crowning day. I felt so welcomed and honored by our hosts and Seminole Nation tribal members, but more than anything I
By Li Cohen Special to The Seminole Tribune One topic, one million opinions. The conversation surrounding vaccinating children often makes headlines, whether it’s professionals debating with parents, or celebrities who refuse to vaccinate their children in belief that they will cause autism, alter immune systems, release toxins, and overall, deem them not
Submitted by Naomi Wilson MAUI, HAWAII — During their recent out of state trip, the Hollywood seniors were able to do a cultural exchange with the local Natives in Ka’anapali, Maui, Hawaii. This event was organized by the Hollywood Elders Services Activities Coordinator Elizabeth Bridon and the host hotel, the Westin Maui.
DAVIE — As part of the Hollywood Recreation Department’s Summer Camp 2018, two dozen kids spent part of the day on June 28 at the iFly Fort Lauderdale Indoor Skydiving facility in Davie. Accompanied by Joe Collins, Kyle Denlinger and Patricia Stirrup of Recreation, the kids learned about the wind tunnel