Brown leads tribal native history presentation

Chief Walt “Red Hawk” Brown, pictured in center in the tall headdress, and other members of the Cheroenhaka (Nottoway) Indian Tribe of Southampton County put on a tribal native history presentation on March 19 at Brookwood Elementary School in Virginia Beach for a group of 110 second grade students. The school donated $1,000 to the Cheroenhaka (Nottoway) Indian Tribe’s Tribal Heritage Foundation for the presentation. Brown thanked the following tribal members for the support they gave him during the presentation: Karen Barrett, Beverly El, Bernard Wright, William Lamb Howell, Teresa Preston, Rebecca Winslow and Colette Hayworth. Pictured are second grade teachers from Brookwood Elementary and tribal members.