Chief Hicks honored at NAFOA Conference

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The Native American Financial Officers Association (NAFOA) honored tribal leaders, tribal financial professionals, and an education organization that positively impacted tribal economies during its 33rd Annual Conference held in Austin, Texas on April 20-21.

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Miss Cherokee report for April

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I have had a very busy month representing the Eastern Band as your 2104 Miss Cherokee and being your proud ambassador once again in Washington, DC.

Bird inducted into SCC’s Honor Society

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Forty Southwestern Community College students were inducted into the National Technical Honor Society on Monday, April 6, on SCC’s Jackson Campus including EBCI tribal Gwynneth Bird of Cherokee.

Cherokee Elementary celebrates Cultural Heritage Week

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Cherokee Elementary School recently celebrated Cultural Heritage Week.

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TRACK & FIELD:  Toineeta, Sadongei win at Swain Meet

Cherokee’s Kendall Toineeta and Xan Sadongei both won their individual events at a multi-school track meet at Swain County High School on Wednesday, April 22.

SOCCER:  Lady Indians edge Lady Braves 1-0

The Tallulah Falls Lady Indians got one goal against the Lady Braves on Tuesday, April 21, but it proved to be enough as they took a 1-0 victory over Cherokee.

Harrah’s Cherokee to host Elvis Weekend

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Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort celebrates the return of the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest with a weekend of music and fun, July 9-11.

Music of the Carpenters to come to life April 26 at WCU’s Bardo Center

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The music of one of America’s top-selling duos of all time, the Carpenters, will come to life as Western Carolina University’s John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center plays host to “We’ve Only Just Begun: Carpenters Remembered” on Sunday, April 26.

starlin for web Matthew Nicholas Drake Starlin – obituary

Matthew Nicholas Drake Starlin, 24, of the Birdtown Community, passed away unexpectedly following an auto collision...

Obituaries stock photo for website Allene Ledford Watty – obituary

Allene Ledford Watty, 71, of the Big Cove Community, passed away on Sunday, April 19, 2015...

Obituaries stock photo for website Patrick Bradley (Brad) Allison – obituary

Patrick Bradley (Brad) Allison, 42, of the Wolftown Community, passed away on Tuesday, April 14, 2015...
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Upcoming Pow Wows for May 1-3  

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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.

New details released in head-on fatality

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New details have been released in a head-on collision on Tuesday, April 14 that resulted in the death of an EBCI tribal employee.

Single car accident results in fatality in Birdtown

A single car accident in the Birdtown Community late night on Tuesday, April 21 has resulted in one death. ..

Tribal Court Docket for April 29 and May 6

This is the Tribal Court Docket for April 29 and May 6. ..

EDITORIAL: Get involved on Earth Day

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According to Earthday.net, Earth Day came into being in 1970. It was the brainchild of U.S. Senator Gaylord Nelson of Wisconsin.

Thank you from the family of James Smoker

We would like to thank everyone for the kindness shown to our family during the loss of our brother. ..

EDITORIAL: Cherokee – It’s for the birds 

Did you know that we are part of the official North Carolina Birding Trail and actually have six trails featured in..

WCU joins statewide alliance for diversity in health professions

WCU logo Western Carolina University recently joined 19 North Carolina universities, colleges, organizations and health agencies in the creation of a new statewide..

TRACK & FIELD:  Toineeta, Sadongei win at Swain Meet

toineeta for web Cherokee's Kendall Toineeta and Xan Sadongei both won their individual events at a multi-school track meet at Swain County High School..
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WCU joins statewide alliance for diversity in health professions

Western Carolina University recently joined 19 North Carolina universities, colleges, organizations and health agencies in the creation of a new statewide..
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Harrah’s Cherokee to host Elvis Weekend

Harrah's Cherokee Casino Resort celebrates the return of the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest with a weekend of music and fun,..
elvis weekend

Harrah’s Cherokee to host Elvis Weekend

Harrah's Cherokee Casino Resort celebrates the return of the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest with a weekend of music and fun,..