Erika Downey donates kidney to Billy Gillespie

Published 4/8/18

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Jesse Crittenden, TNE Writer

Billy Gillespie, Ranger College Athletic Director, has been a revered head coach for the last three decades. In December, he found out that he was suffering from kidney failure. In a story to the Dallas Morning News, the 58-year-old head coach was told he was in need of a kidney transplant. A few days later, Ericka Downey, a 33-year old medical device salesperson and the wife of NSU’s men’s basketball head coach Mark Downey, saw the story.

TYPE promotes community engagement

Published 3/14/18

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Caleb Eutsler, TNE Writer

Tahlequah Young Professionals and Entrepreneurs is a group that works together to showcase what the community has to offer. TYPE gives young professionals a community of entrepreneurs by engaging communities around the Tahlequah area.
TYPE has events, meetings and multiple activities that are open to all students and the general public.

Bassmaster College Series comes to NSU

Published 2/27/18

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Tabby Talbot, TNE Writer

The Bassmaster Classic is the largest fishing tournament in the U.S. Anglers across the U.S. strive to compete in this competition. This summer, the NSU fishing team will get a chance to qualify and compete in this tournament. Tour Tahlequah, NSU, Cherokee Nation and other local businesses will sponsor the Carhartt Bassmaster College Series National Championship taking place on Lake Tenkiller. 


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