By Mitch Meador
Lawton, Oklahoma (AP)

Lyndreth L. “Tugger” Palmer, commander of the Kiowa Blackleggings Warrior Society, recited the names of his tribe’s fallen heroes as Fort Sill celebrated Native American Heritage Month.

The Intertribal Dancers of Oklahoma performed in full regalia and danced the “Tribal Two-Step” Nov. 20 with members of the post leadership team. Calvert Nevaquaya of Elgin performed on the flute at a luncheon sponsored by the 428th Field Artillery Brigade and emceed by Sharon Thompson, manager of Equal Employment Opportunity.