Tahlequah Daily Press

Letters to editor

December 24, 2013

UKB excited about Macy’s news

TAHLEQUAH — Editor, Daily Press:

As chief of the United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians in Oklahoma, I am excited about Macy’s distribution center coming to Owasso, Oklahoma. With 1,500 full- and part-time jobs available, and an additional 1,000 seasonal jobs, this should help many Northeastern Oklahoma residents in need of employment.

I am hopeful that some of the UKB tribal members that have been laid off work due to the temporary closing of the Keetoowah Cherokee Casino will be able to find work with Macy’s.

George Wickliffe, Chief

United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians in Oklahoma

1
Text Only
Letters to editor
Poll

Do you believe school administrators and college presidents in Oklahoma are paid too much?

Strongly agree.
Somewhat agree.
Somewhat disagree.
Strongly disagree.
Undecided.
     View Results
Tahlequah Daily Press Twitter
Follow us on twitter
AP Video
Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage Virginia Governor Tours Tornado Aftermath Judge Faces Heat Over Offer to Help Migrant Kids Kerry: No Deal Yet on 7-Day Gaza Truce Kangaroo Goes Missing in Oklahoma More M17 Bodies Return, Sanctions on Russia Grow Gaza Residents Mourn Dead Amid Airstrikes Raw: Deadly Tornado Hits Virginia Campground Ohio State Marching Band Chief Fired After Probe Raw: Big Rig Stuck in Illinois Swamp Cumberbatch Brings 'Penguins' to Comic-Con Raw: Air Algerie Crash Site in Mali Power to Be Restored After Wash. Wildfire Crashed Air Algerie Plane Found in Mali Israel Mulls Ceasefire Amid Gaza Offensive In Case of Fire, Oxygen Masks for Pets Mobile App Gives Tour of Battle of Atlanta Sites
Stocks