Oregon Schools Could Keep Indian Mascots

ROGUE RIVER, Ore. – Community members and supporters of Rogue River High school said they were happy it would be able to keep its “Chieftains” mascot and logos, after lawmakers passed a bill that would allow schools to keep Native American imagery by consulting with a local tribe. The bill is headed to Governor John … Continue reading »

Indian Mascots Banned In Oregon High Schools

By Bryan Navarro ROGUE RIVER, Ore. — Native American mascots are banned across all Oregon high schools, including the Rogue River High School Chieftains. What students, alumni, and school officials say a sense of pride is being taken away from them. The Oregon board of education voted all state high schools retire their Native American … Continue reading »