Meet the candidate
NAME: R. Eddie LaGrone.
OFFICE SOUGHT: Muskogee District National Council Seat B.
FAMILY: Wife of 33 years, Elizabeth, five children, five grandchildren.
OCCUPATION: Muscogee (Creek) Nation legislator.
EDUCATION: University of Oklahoma, University of Colorado, East Central University, graduate work from Northeastern State University. Course of study includes accounting, economics, and management.
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Little Quarsarty Baptist Church. Green Leaf Ceremonial Ground.
HOBBIES: Reading history, science, law reviews and business journals, football, travel, and fishing.
Your vote counts
WHAT: Muscogee (Creek) Nation National Council election.
WHERE: Various sites throughout the Creek Nation.
WHEN: Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday.
INFO: Voters who are unsure of where they are registered should call the Election Board office before Election Day at (918) 732-7631 or (918) 732-7736.
Area polling places
• Muscogee Indian Community, 335 N. 4th St., Muskogee.
• Checotah Indian Community, 500 Owens Ave., Checotah.
• Eufaula Indian Community, 703 W. Forrest Ave., Eufaula.