RJ Molinere to Join Us for Expanding Traditions Community Online Conversation

We are pleased to announce that the United Houma Nation has received additional funding to continue its “Expanding Traditions” series. The UHN was chosen as a recipient of the 2021 Louisiana Culture, Recreation and Tourism and Atchafalaya Trace Commission Small Fund Grant. This series will provide tribal citizens the opportunity to engage with people who … Read more RJ Molinere to Join Us for Expanding Traditions Community Online Conversation

Congratulations Marina Serigny on your Retirement

During the February 8 2020 Tribal Council Meeting, Chief Creppel and the Tribal Council honored and recognized Ms. Marina Serigny for her years of service upon her retirement.  Ms. Serigny, who is originally from Point aux Chene but now resides in Golden Meadow, worked in the UHN Enrollment Office off and on since the 1970 … Read more Congratulations Marina Serigny on your Retirement

UHN Tribal Citizen Organizes Indigenous Peoples’ Day Celebration in Houma for October 14th

With the recent announcement that Governor John Bel Edwards took the recommendation of UHN tribal citizen, Baley Champagne of Houma, to acknowledge October 14th as Indigenous Peoples’ Day in Louisiana, Ms. Champagne has been working hard to coordinate and plan an event in Houma to raise awareness for this acknowledgement.  October 14th is acknowledged historically … Read more UHN Tribal Citizen Organizes Indigenous Peoples’ Day Celebration in Houma for October 14th

Baley Champagne Petitions Governor John Bel Edwards to Declare October 14 Indigenous Peoples’ Day

Baley Champagne, United Houma Nation tribal citizen, recently contacted Governor John Bel Edwards to request a proclamation to change October 14th in Louisiana to Indigenous Peoples’ Day as opposed to what is commonly referred to as Columbus Day.  The National Columbus Day celebration efforts have received increasing scrutiny as Native people throughout the country are … Read more Baley Champagne Petitions Governor John Bel Edwards to Declare October 14 Indigenous Peoples’ Day