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First Place Winner, Jamie Armstrong, with art teacher Michaele Flynn, Armuchee High School

Art Contest Winners Announced!

In April, winners were chosen for the Chieftains Museum Trail of Tears Art Contest. Students were challenged to create artwork…

The Ridge Report- March 2014 Edition

Please click the link below to view the March 2014 Edition of The Ridge Report! The Ridge Report.March Edition

In Memory of Rebecca “Becky” Wall Maddox

We have been saddened by the loss of Rebecca “Becky” Wall Maddox on February 3, 2014. Mrs. Maddox was a…

The Ridge Report-January 2014 Edition

Check out the January 2014 Edition of The Ridge Report!

Chieftains Museum in the December Edition of V3 Magazine!

Check out the December 2013 edition of V3 magazine, which features an article detailing Chieftains Museum during this holiday season….

Chieftains Museum/Major Ridge Home Announces 8th Grade Essay Contest Winners

Chieftains Museum/Major Ridge Home Announces 8th Grade Essay Contest Winners

On December 2, 2013, Chieftains Museum presented awards to the winners of the 8th grade essay contest. Winners were chosen by a panel of judges from over 50 entries.

Donation Basket created for the LeTendre Scholarship Fund at the National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth conference

Donation Basket created for the LeTendre Scholarship Fund at the National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth conference

  The items donated from The Visitor’s Center Gift Shop and The Chieftain’s Museum raised $50.00 for the LeTendre Scholarship…

Junior Service League Poinsettia Sale

The Junior Service League of Rome, Inc. is having their 2013 Poinsettia Sale! See your favorite JSL member or visit…

Museum Contributes to Berry College Constitution Day Display

Chieftains Museum has contributed to the display that Berry College has created for Constitution Day in the Memorial Library on…

Museum Day Live! Sponsored by Smithsonian Magazine

Chieftains Museum will offer free admission on Saturday, September 28, 2013, as part of Smithsonian magazine’s ninth annual Museum Day…