Frank discussion on addiction held at Cherokee Central Schools

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“One is too many and 1,000 are never enough when you’re talking about drugs,” Shawn Crowe told a group of over 600 students during an assembly at the Chief Joyce Dugan Cultural Arts Center on the morning of Monday, March 23.

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Next phase of work on Newfound Gap Road begins in April 

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park officials announced that a project to repave 4.3 miles of Newfound Gap Road will begin on April 13.

Cherokee Day of Caring event seeking volunteers

Workers at the Painttown project include foreground (right-left) – Abe Queen, Paisley Raby, and Tuff Jackson ; background – Andy Hull and Sally Wildcat.  (CPF photos)

The Cherokee Preservation Foundation, Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort, and the Office of the Principal Chief are sponsoring the 11th Annual Cherokee Day of Caring, an all-day community service event taking place on Thursday, May 14.

Bill Taylor Scholarship taking applications

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The Bill Taylor Scholarship, named in honor of a previous Tribal Council Chairman for his involvement and encouragement in bringing the gaming industry to Cherokee.

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SOCCER:  Lady Braves have tough road loss at Smoky Mountain

The Cherokee Lady Braves had a tough road loss at Smoky Mountain on Thursday, March 26 in a rare night game.

GOLF:  Johnson places third, Braves win at five-team match

Cherokee senior Dustin Johnson carded a career best 46 to finish third in the individual category of the five-team match at The Golf Club at Mill Creek in Franklin on Tuesday, March 24.

Tribal member named NACF director of programs

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In a national search, the Native Arts and Cultures Foundation has selected Francene Blythe, an EBCI tribal member, to succeed as director of programs.

Jack Hanna bringing show to Harrah’s Cherokee

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Jack Hanna is bringing his Into the Wild Live show to Harrah’s Cherokee Event Center on Saturday, June 13.

rev payne obit for web Reverend William Ewell “Bill” Payne

Reverend William Ewell “Bill” Payne, 87, husband of the late Dorothy Dixon Payne, passed away from...

Obituaries stock photo for website Larry Edward McMillan – obituary

Larry Edward McMillan, 62, of Bryson City, went home to be with the Lord Monday, March...

thompson obit for web Wilson Junior Thompson  

Wilson Junior Thompson, 77, of Cherokee, passed away on March 11, 2015 at Mission Hospital following...
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Upcoming Pow Wows for April 3-5

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Note: This list of pow wows was compiled by One Feather staff. The One Feather does not endorse any of these dances. It is simply a listing of ones occurring throughout the continent. Please call before traveling.

Junaluska Leadership Council hosting Meet the Candidate events

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The Junaluska Leadership Council is hosting a series of Meet the Candidate events in the Tribal Council Chambers during the month of May.

Tribal Court Docket for April 1

Note: This is a schedule for Tribal Court, and defendants are scheduled to appear on the dates listed. It should..

Elderly male assaulted in Wolfetown

The Cherokee Indian Police Department is investigating the assault of a 77-year-old male that occurred at the Soco Creek Apartments in..

Thank you from the Wolftown Indian Ball Team

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The Wolftown Indian Ball Team had a successful fundraiser on Friday, March 20.

Thank you from Eco-Study Tour team

The 2015 Costa Rica Eco-Study Tour team recently had a successful fundraiser. ..

Thank you for thoughts and prayers

I would like to express my sincere appreciation to everyone who said a prayer, called, came by to visit or asked..
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Water…the elixir of life?

Water functions in all your body’s systems...
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Tribal member named NACF director of programs

In a national search, the Native Arts and Cultures Foundation has selected Francene Blythe, an EBCI tribal member, to succeed as..
francene blythe for web

Tribal member named NACF director of programs

In a national search, the Native Arts and Cultures Foundation has selected Francene Blythe, an EBCI tribal member, to succeed as..