HOSPITAL TOPPED OFF

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In a construction tradition dating back hundreds of years, an evergreen tree was attached to the final steel beam of the new Cherokee Indian Hospital building, and it was lifted into place during a topping-out ceremony on Friday, Oct. 24.

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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.

New public recreation access area opens on the Oconaluftee River

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Duke Energy completed construction on the new Bryson Tailrace Access Area and Canoe Portage site located at the Bryson Hydroelectric Project on the Oconaluftee River in Swain County recently.

Museum of the Cherokee Indian receives North Carolina Arts Council Grant

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The Museum of the Cherokee Indian has received a grant from the North Carolina Arts Council for $56,905 for the year beginning July 1, 2014 through June 2015.

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GOLF:  Two Lady Braves qualify for state

Cherokee’s Peri Wildcatt and Bree Stamper have qualified for the 1A Women’s Golf State Championship scheduled for Monday, Oct. 27 at Foxfire Resort and Golf Club in Foxfire Village.

 FOOTBALL: Braves fight hard in loss to Swain  

The Braves (3-5) fought hard on both sides of the football in their 17-7 loss to Swain on Friday, Oct. 17 at Ray Kinsland Stadium.

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.

Reel Big Fish, Ace Hood to present Homecoming concert at WCU

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A concert featuring the ska-punk band Reel Big Fish and rapper Ace Hood will be held Saturday, Oct. 25, at Western Carolina University’s Ramsey Regional Activity Center as part of festivities associated with WCU’s Homecoming weekend.

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,...

Obituaries stock photo for website Sue Ellen Littlejohn – obituary

Sue Ellen Littlejohn, 74, of Cherokee, went to her heavenly home on Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014...
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Upcoming  Pow Wows for Oct. 31 – Nov. 2  

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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.

Tribal Council Results for Tuesday, Oct. 21

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These are the Tribal Council Results for Tuesday, Oct. 21.

HOSPITAL TOPPED OFF

In a construction tradition dating back hundreds of years, an evergreen tree was attached to the final steel beam of the..

Asheville Initiative wins HIDTA Award for drug enforcement on EBCI lands

The Cherokee Indian Police Department, part of a multijurisdictional team, has won the High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas (HIDTA) Program Award..

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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WCU Wind Ensemble to present concert Oct. 28

The Western Carolina University Wind Ensemble will present its first concert of the fall semester at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 28,..
WCU logo

WCU Wind Ensemble to present concert Oct. 28

The Western Carolina University Wind Ensemble will present its first concert of the fall semester at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 28,..
WCU logo

WCU Wind Ensemble to present concert Oct. 28

The Western Carolina University Wind Ensemble will present its first concert of the fall semester at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 28,..