September 5, 2007
Little Mister Cherokee division two winner Wazhoza Palmer and Little Miss Cherokee division one winner Sinihele Rhodes.
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TAHLEQUAH, OKLA. - The Cherokee Nation recently held the Little Miss and Mister Cherokee Competition. The event, a crowd-pleaser that is intended to encourage the cultural identity of the youngest Cherokee citizens, was held in conjunction with the 55th Annual Cherokee National Holiday. "It's a lot of fun to watch these young Cherokees participate in this event," said Chad Smith, Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation.