Elders honored on Ned Long Day

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Four Cherokee elders were honored during a day named in honor of a late Snowbird leader. EBCI Beloved Woman Myrtle Driver, Tom Belt, Ida Elliot and Lucy Bigmeat all received the Distinguished Citizen Award from members of the Junaluska Leadership Council during the 16th Annual Ned Long Day held at the Cherokee Youth Center on Wednesday, Oct. 29.

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Cherokee Elementary School Honor Roll lists

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These are the honor roll lists for Cherokee Elementary School 4th and 5th grade students for the first nine weeks grading period.

VETERANS CORNER:  Staff Sergeant Joshua Rory Welch

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Staff Sergeant Joshua Rory Welch, an EBCI tribal member, enlisted in the United States Army in June 2003 and completed Basic Training at Fort Sill, Okla.

Deer Clan Dancers perform for Swain Schools

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Swain County Schools celebrated Native American heritage and culture by having school assemblies at Swain County Center for the Arts for the high school and middle school last month and for the elementary schools on Tuesday, Oct. 21.

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CROSS COUNTRY:   Toineeta qualifies for state meet

Kendall Toineeta, a senior member of the Cherokee High School girls cross country team, placed 14th at the 1A West Regional meet at Asheville Christian Academy on Saturday, Oct. 25 and qualified for the state meet.

FOOTBALL:  Johnson nets 188 yards receiving in Braves loss

Dustin Johnson, Braves wide receiver, had a massive game at Rosman on Friday, Oct. 24 as he caught 9 passes for 188 yards and 2 TDs.

Gregg Allman to play Harrah’s Cherokee

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Gregg Allman, founding member of the Allman Brothers Band and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, is heading to Cherokee.

WCU Wind Ensemble to present concert Oct. 28

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The Western Carolina University Wind Ensemble will present its first concert of the fall semester at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 28, in the university’s John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center.

Obituaries stock photo for website James Anderson Saunooke – obituary

James Anderson Saunooke, 73, of Chicago, Ill., passed away unexpectedly following a brief illness on Sept....

Obituaries stock photo for website Martha Junaluska Taylor – obituary

Martha Junaluska Taylor, 98, of the Birdtown Community went home to be with the Lord Thursday,...

Obituaries stock photo for website Billie Francis Etchison

Billie Francis Etchison, 81, of Whittier, went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, Oct. 22,...
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Tribal Court Judgment Summary for Oct. 23

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This is the Tribal Court Judgment Summary for Oct. 23.

Tribal Court Judgment Summary for Oct. 22

This is the Tribal Court Judgment Summary for Oct. 22. ..

Elders honored on Ned Long Day

Four Cherokee elders were honored during a day named in honor of a late Snowbird leader. EBCI Beloved..

EDITORIAL: Lead through voting

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Like it or not, when it comes to voting, you have to be the leader.

Thank you letter to Garfield Long

Garfield Long, you are the best and I love you for helping me each year that I choose to run for..

Thank you letter to Tsali Manor

I would like to express my appreciation to the Tsali Manor and their employees for replacing the roof on my house...
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Gregg Allman to play Harrah’s Cherokee

Gregg Allman, founding member of the Allman Brothers Band and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, is heading to Cherokee...
gregg allman for web

Gregg Allman to play Harrah’s Cherokee

Gregg Allman, founding member of the Allman Brothers Band and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, is heading to Cherokee...
gregg allman for web

Gregg Allman to play Harrah’s Cherokee

Gregg Allman, founding member of the Allman Brothers Band and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, is heading to Cherokee...