The Western Cherokee Nation of Arkansas and Missouri will have the next Tribal Council meeting 10:30 a.m. May 1 in Acorn, Ark. The meeting will be at the Acorn American Legion Building (beside the high school). Acorn is three miles north of Mena, Ark., on Highway 71 North.
At the March 6 Tribal Council meeting in Acorn there were approximately 400 members and guests in attendance.
At the meeting, you may register to vote in the upcoming tribal election. Also, you may bring your family files to be added to the records in the Tribal Office. We are building a database of members.
All members and individuals interested in the tribe are invited to attend the meeting. Information regarding the upcoming tribal festival, The Green Corn Festival, will be available. If you, or someone you know, would be interested in a booth at the festival, forms will be available at the meeting.
The Western Cherokee Nation of Arkansas and Missouri-Old Settlers Tribal Office is located at 2656 Highway 71 North in Mena, Ark. Information: (479) 437-3700.