Fort Sill Apache Tribe to celebrate 100th anniversary of POW release

Fort Sill Apache Tribe hosts a 100th anniversary event to commemorate the release from prisoner of war status of the Chiricahua and Warm Springs Apache Tribe, now known as the Fort Sill Apache Tribe. The event will include a sunrise blessing, and an opening reception followed by a video showing and a former Tribal Princess reception. WHO: Major General Mark McDonald Commanding General, Fires Center of Excellence and Fort Sill Representative Joe Dorman Oklahoma House of Representatives WHEN: Friday, March 7, 2014 Sunrise Blessing: 6:30 a.m. – 7:00 a.m. Opening Reception: 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. WHERE: Apache Casino Hotel 2315 E. Gore Blvd., Lawton, OK 73501 (580) 248-5905 FOR MORE INFORMATION: Christie Chambers Office (580) 3548-1802 Cell (580) 583-8297 cchambers@apachecasinohotel.comHeadline corrected on March 6.