PUBLIC NOTICE: Smoke Testing of Sanitary Sewer System in Cherokee

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Smoke testing of the Sanitary Sewer System in Cherokee will take place from Oct. 13-24 in the area from Tribal Bingo to Frontier Shopping Center only. This survey will assist inspection crews in locating breaks and defects in the sewer system.

NCSBA holds Regional Meeting at Cherokee

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Cherokee Central Schools hosted the North Carolina School Board Association (NCSBA) Region 8 District Meeting on Thursday, Sept. 25.

Toineeta named CHS Homecoming Queen

Kendall Toineeta (left), CHS senior, was named Homecoming Queen at Homecoming festivities at Ray Kinsland Stadium on Friday, Sept. 26.  She is shown escorted by her brother, Anthony Toineeta.  Kendall is wearing the newly-made Tahnee Arkansas Memorial Homecoming Crown made of Swarovski crystals in memory of the 2009 CHS Homecoming Queen who passed away recently.  The crown will be passed on to all future CHS Homecoming Queens.  (SCOTT MCKIE B.P./One Feather photos)

Kendall Toineeta, CHS senior, was named Homecoming Queen at Homecoming festivities at Ray Kinsland Stadium on Friday, Sept. 26.

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GOLF: Sampson leads Lady Braves against Highlands

Cherokee junior, Tysha Sampson, carded a 94 to lead the Lady Braves against Highlands on Thursday Sept. 25 at the par-72, 5,932-yard Waynesville Inn – Golf Resort & Spa.

FOOTBALL:  Buchanan throws 3TDs as Braves win big

Brandon Buchanan, Braves quarterback, threw three touchdown passes to three different receivers and compiled almost 300 passing yards as he helped the Braves win their conference opener on Homecoming night.

‘Broadway’s Next Hit Musical’ to feature song, improv, comedy at WCU on Oct. 24

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“Broadway’s Next Hit Musical” will bring an evening of musical comedy improvisation to Western Carolina University’s John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24.

Davy Arch, others will share Cherokee heritage at Hayesville festival

Well-known storyteller and artist Davy Arch will tell Cherokee stories and will demonstrate flint knapping, carving, and mask making at the Cherokee Heritage Festival in Hayesville on Saturday, Sept. 20 from 10am – 3pm.  (Photo contributed)

Well-known storyteller and artist Davy Arch will tell Cherokee stories and will demonstrate flint knapping, carving, and mask making at the Cherokee Heritage Festival in Hayesville on Saturday, Sept. 20 from 10am – 3pm.

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Gracia Lucille (Owle) Wilnoty, born June 18, 1935, went to her heavenly mansion on Saturday, Sept....

Obituaries stock photo for website George Wilbur (Wib) Long – obituary

George Wilbur (Wib) Long, 66, of Cherokee, passed away Friday, Sept. 26, 2014 at Memorial...

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Sydney Marie Jackson, 21, of the Jackson Branch Community in Robbinsville, passed away on Wednesday, Sept....
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Upcoming Pow Wows for Oct. 10-12

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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.

U.S. Forest Service invites public to comment on analysis of boater access trails

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U.S. Forest Service officials are asking for comments on an environmental analysis (EA) released on Monday, Sept. 28 on designating boater access trails on the upper segment of the Chattooga Wild and Scenic River. This analysis covers five proposed trails on national forests in South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia.

Preservation Foundation awards $2.4 million in grants

The Cherokee Preservation Foundation (CPF) recently awarded 18 new grants totaling over $2.4 million, continuing its mission to improve the quality..

Qualla Housing Authority goes green

As the world grows more conscience about global warming and environmental pollution, Qualla Housing Authority has taken its first steps towards..

Thank you from the family of Jerry Lee Lossiah

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The family of Jerry Lee Lossiah would like to say thank you from the bottom of our hearts to all those who were there for us during the last year of Jerry’s illness and his passing.

Thank you from family of Mollie Blankenship

On behalf of Lloyd Arneach Sr. and the family of Mollie Blankenship, thank you cannot even come close to expressing how..

Thank you to Yogi Crowe Scholarship 

I would like to express my deepest gratitude to the Richard "Yogi" Crowe Memorial Scholarship Fund for their assistance with my..
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‘Broadway’s Next Hit Musical’ to feature song, improv, comedy at WCU on Oct. 24

“Broadway’s Next Hit Musical” will bring an evening of musical comedy improvisation to Western Carolina University’s John W. Bardo Fine and..
broadway WCU

‘Broadway’s Next Hit Musical’ to feature song, improv, comedy at WCU on Oct. 24

“Broadway’s Next Hit Musical” will bring an evening of musical comedy improvisation to Western Carolina University’s John W. Bardo Fine and..
broadway WCU

‘Broadway’s Next Hit Musical’ to feature song, improv, comedy at WCU on Oct. 24

“Broadway’s Next Hit Musical” will bring an evening of musical comedy improvisation to Western Carolina University’s John W. Bardo Fine and..