Council approves Bowling Entertainment Center project

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Bowlers in Cherokee will no longer have to leave town to go for strikes and spares. Tribal Council passed a resolution during Budget Council on Wednesday, Feb. 3 to build a $13 million Bowling Entertainment Center on property at Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort.

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Tribal Court Judgment Summary for Jan. 28

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Tribal Court Judgment Summary for Jan. 28

Homeless Shelter approved by Council

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A homeless shelter and soup kitchen will be established in the Cherokee community in the near future.

CIPD Arrest Report Feb. 1-7

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The following people were arrested by the Cherokee Indian Police Department and booked into the Anthony Edward Lossiah Justice Center. It should be noted that the following defendants have only been charged with the crimes listed and should be presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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BASKETBALL: Braves win thriller over Rosman

The Braves (18-3, 10-1) didn’t lead in Friday’s home game against Rosman (14-7, 8-3) until the last 1:46 of the contest. Cherokee, who trailed by as much as 20 points in the game, hit some key free throws late to win a thriller over the Tigers 84-83.

BASKETBALL: Lady Braves win SMC regular season title

The Lady Braves (17-4, 11-0) set a goal at the beginning of the season, and they met that goal on Friday night with a big 73-52 home win over Rosman (12-9, 4-7). With that win, Cherokee won the Smoky Mountain Conference regular season title.

Rascal Flats, Man in the Mirror to play Harrah’s Cherokee

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Country group Rascal Flats and Man in the Mirror, a Tribute to the King of Pop, are set to play Harrah’s Cherokee Event Center this spring.

Willie and Merle to play Harrah’s Cherokee

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Country music legends Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard are scheduled to play Harrah’s Cheroke Event Center together on Saturday, May 21 at 7:30pm.

COF quill logo THANK YOU: Johnson thanks family, friends for support

As I made efforts to get this “thank you” written, it seems I was met with...

CIHA Chili Cook-off for web Cherokee Indian Hospital hosts Chili Cook-off

The Cherokee Indian Hospital (CIHA) U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Officers Association (COA) hosted their Sixth...

Louise Goings honored with Butch for web Local artists receive national award

First Peoples Fund, a national organization supporting Native American artists, has named Luther G. (Butch) and...
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Upcoming Pow Wows for Feb. 5-7

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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.

Lois Rose Ball – obituary

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Lois Rose Ball, 84, of Cherokee, went home to be with the Lord, and all her loved ones gone on before her on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016.

Wesley Morris Lambert – obituary

Wesley Morris Lambert, 59, passed away on Monday, Feb. 1, 2016. ..

Hazel Lee Saunooke-Stalcup – obituary

Hazel Saunooke-Stalcup, 75, born May 9, 1940, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016...

EDITORIAL: The sound of silence   

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In January 2016, Tribal Council passed a law (Resolution No. 87) that did away with verbatim written documentation of Council sessions as a matter of course. In other words, the exact words of the Council no longer had to be made into a written record and minutes of the sessions could be summarized.

EDITORIAL: What’s in your wallet?    

A quick search on Indeed.com, an employment research website, for “Native American Tribal Council”, “Native American Tribal Chief” and “Native American..

EDITORIAL: To Be or not To Be; that is Tribal Court’s question      

There has been quite a stir recently over the proper place of the Tribal Court. We have had front row seats..
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Sneed to deliver Indian health lecture at WCU on Sept. 2

Sarah Sneed, an EBCI tribal member from the Birdtown community who earned her law degree at Harvard Law School, will visit..
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Rascal Flats, Man in the Mirror to play Harrah’s Cherokee

Country group Rascal Flats and Man in the Mirror, a Tribute to the King of Pop, are set to play Harrah’s..
rascal flats for web

Rascal Flats, Man in the Mirror to play Harrah’s Cherokee

Country group Rascal Flats and Man in the Mirror, a Tribute to the King of Pop, are set to play Harrah’s..