Tribal Observer Issue: June 15, 2005
Organizers of a recent recall petition have filed a lawsuit over Tribal Council’s dismissal of the matter based on an inadequate number of valid signatures.
An imaginative combination of culture and clothing, as well as a knack for business and an eye for style, has Tribal youth Sarah Ballew in stitches—literally.
Sewing, beading and designing are nothing new to the Pokagon Potawatomi and Saginaw Chippewa descendant, as she has applied these and many other talents toward creating her regalia for the past several years.
But now the poised Shepherd Middle School student is applying her skills and expanding her horizons to follow a path of fashion design.
A June 28 public hearing has been slated for comment regarding two proposed Tribal ordinances concerning off-road vehicles and fireworks.