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Greenway Trail Grand Opening

Have you experienced our updated trail along on the river? Come and show your support. The Catawba Wellness Initiative Committee is working with the Carolina Thread Trail Organization on this Grand Opening event for Saturday. Meet at the Cultural Center Read More

Catawba Indian Nation opens bingo hall in Rock Hill

ROCK HILL — Five minutes before the first number was called, three Charlotte women – “old retired broads,” they call themselves – sat ready, waiting. At their sides were bottles of lemon Lipton iced tea. In front of them were Read More

Veteran’s Cemetery Info Meeting

Thanks to everyone who came to the VA Cemetery meeting this week. There is potential for a grant to build a cemetery for our tribal veterans. A preferred site across from the Longhouse was decided on. There will be a Read More

Clinic Newsletter now available

The Catawba Service Unit’s Spring Newsletter in now available. To view click here: Spring Newsletter 2014

Catawbas forge successful job partnership with BeaconMedaes

By Don Worthington When Turgay Ozan arrived in Rock Hill almost three years ago to lead BeaconMedaes’ North American operations, he faced several workforce issues. BeaconMedaes, which makes compressors for the medical industry, couldn’t find or keep quality employees. Ozan, Read More

Native American Studies Week at USCL

Beginning Friday, March 21st, USC Lancaster’s Native American Studies Center will host its 9th annual Native American Studies Week. Since 2005, USCL has hosted a week of events each spring focused on the rich history s program focuses on Native Read More

Spring Community Event

The tribe will be holding their Spring Community Event on Saturday April 26th from 4-7 pm at the Longhouse. Tribal members and their families are invited to come for fun and fellowship. There will be delicious food, entertainment, and inflatables Read More

Summer Craft Fair

Summer Craft Fair Saturday May 17, 2014 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Location: Catawba Senior Center 985 Avenue of the Nations Food: Hot Dogs w/ Chips & Drink $3.00 Bake Goods: Variety of Deserts Pottery, Baskets, Beadwork, Quilting, and many Read More

Veteran’s Cemetery Informational Meeting

The tribe has the opportunity to have a Veteran’s Cemetery on the reservation. Come to hear more about the grant and share your ideas about where it could be located. April 15th at 6:00 pm Longhouse Contact Wayne George or Read More

Openings on ISWA Board of Directors

Are you interested in serving of the Board of Directors for ISWA Development Corporation, which oversees the tribe’s housing and education programs? If so, please submit a one page introduction about yourself, your experience, and what you feel you can Read More