kiowa kiowa

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a member of a Tanoan people living in the southwestern United States
  2. (n) the Tanoan language spoken by the Kiowa

News

  1. Kansas winter wheat harvest getting slow start

    The winter wheat harvest is off to a slow, tentative start in south-central Kansas. Steve Inslee, general manager at the OK Co-op in Kiowa, said Thursday that local farmers have cut a few acres and the ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  2. Road striping delayed by major vehicle trouble

    Vehicles travel along newly chip sealed South Kiowa Boulevard Thursday afternoon. Road striping has been delayed on most of the newly chip sealed roads because the city’s only road striping vehicle experienced a catastrophic failure May 20. It is expected to be back in action next week.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Today's News-Herald

  3. Program has assisted 85 Kiowa High School students since inception

    Tenaska Kiamichi Generating Station near Kiowa, Okla., and the facility’s electricity customer, Shell Energy North America (US), L.P. (Shell Energy), recently awarded a total of $8,000 in college scholarships to eight Kiowa High School seniors.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: McAlester News-Capital

Quotes

  1. "Just as Jacobson had begun to acquire the paintings of Kiowa artists for the collection at OU, he also began collecting paintings from the Studio and became one of its early important patrons," White said.
    on Sep 18, 2009 By: Mark White Source: KOCO

  2. "I'm very proud to be a Kiowa," Momaday says. "It means my ancestors go back a thousand years. I could create a catalog of things that construct the Kiowa culture."
    on Feb 9, 2008 By: Scott Momaday Source: NewsOK.com (registration)

  3. Recalling the cowboys of his youth, Kelton writes, "The first funeral I remember attending was of a neighboring rancher who was said to have hunted buffalo in his youth when Comanche and Kiowa were still a real and present danger ...... . That...
    on May 19, 2007 By: Elmer Kelton Source: Austin American-Statesman (subscription)

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