Construction Continues For Standing Bear Trail In Beatrice BEATRICE – Work has begun on a trail project that will connect to an existing trail which extends south into Kansas. The Standing Bear Trail is named after Chief Standing Bear and follows the path he took the Ponca tribe… [ Read More ]
At last, the Standing Bear Trail medallions are now on Centennial Mall in front of the State Office Building! Each medallion includes a date that corresponds with an entry in Agent Howard’s journal as they traveled across the state.
The first time Lincoln East student Maileigh Camp shared the details of her past with anyone other than family and close friends was when she picked up a pen to apply for a scholarship. There, in 500 words, she described her pride at being Native, her pain at… [ Read More ]
Ponca Cultural Director Randy Teboe recently visited NCIA Executive Director Judi gaiaskibos at the State Capitol in Lincoln. Pictured are Randy with Director gaishkibos in front of NCIA’s Chief Standing Bear display in the 1st floor rotunda at the Capitol.
Follow the Historic Standing Bear Trail Through Seward County! Check out the link below for more information about this day trip in nearby Seward County. Hoping to add more details and speakers to this trip soon. http://www.tallgrassprairietours.com/services.html