106th Annual Cherokee Indian Fair Schedule

PARADE: Faith Long rides in last year’s Cherokee Indian Fair Parade on Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017. Later that night, she was crowned Miss Cherokee 2017-18. This year’s Fair kicks off with the Parade More...

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CROSS COUNTRY: Cherokee hosts large meet, CMS teams place second 

TEAMWORK: Cherokee Middle School’s Dvdaya Swimmer (left) and Jaylynne Esquivel push each other at the start of the second mile of More...

FOOTBALL: Braves lose to Mustangs in first road game of season

AND HE’S OFF: Isaiah Evans, Braves senior running back, leaves everyone behind on a 67-yard touchdown run in the first quarter of More...

JV FOOTBALL: Black Knights top Braves in season opener

QB: Dasan Gross (#11), JV Black Knights quarterback and an EBCI tribal member, rolls out during a game at Ray Kinsland Stadium on Thursday, More...

CROSS COUNTRY: CMS hosts Cross Country Invitational

  Following are the results from the Cherokee Middle School XC Invitational held on Thursday, Sept. 6: Middle School Boys 1 – More...

FOOTBALL: Braves double Blues on rainy night 

RUNNING: Isaiah Evans (#5), Braves senior running back, takes off past Asheville School’s Titus Morrison in the first half of a game More...

CROSS COUNTRY: Cherokee teams compete in Hendersonville, Murphy

  WNC Cross Country Carnival  Following are Cherokee High School results, per NCMilesplit.com, from the Western North Carolina More...

ON THE SIDELINES: Sports provide moments in time 

TIME: Moments like the one captured above of the Cherokee Braves posing with the Battle of the Nations trophy at Ray Kinsland Stadium More...

FOOTBALL: Braves win third straight Battle of the Nations 

THREE: The Cherokee Braves hold the Battle of the Nations trophy, their third straight victory in the series, after defeating the Choctaw More...

Tribal Court Judgment Summary for Sept. 19

  KILLIAN, Ted Edwin 14-95.5(c) Drugs: Simple Possession of Marijuana – Dismissed on Plea 14-95.5(c) Drugs: Simple Possession of Marijuana – Dismissed on Plea 14-95.5(a) More...

Occupants identified in the Foothills Parkway West fatal collision

  Great Smoky Mountains National Park officials have identified the vehicle and occupants involved in a fatal motor vehicle collision which occurred on Foothills Parkway More...

Tribal Court Docket for Wednesday, Sept. 19

  This is a criminal docket date for the Cherokee Tribal Court.  All of the defendants listed have only been charged with the crimes/offenses listed and should be considered More...

Big Y big winner at EBCI Community Awards

COMMUNITY: Chumper Walker (left), EBCI Cooperative Extension director, presents members of the Big Y Community with the Community of Distinction Award at the annual Community Awards More...

Messages from the Drum: Tribal member launches web radio show

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   Beverly Bushyhead, MA, MPA, is combating the notion that Native Americans and First Nations people are extinct.  The EBCI More...

Messages from the Drum: Tribal member launches web radio show

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   Beverly Bushyhead, MA, MPA, is combating the notion that Native Americans More...

“Unto These Hills” closes for season, presents staff awards

FRIENDSHIP: The Cherokee Friendship Dance was performed by the entire cast and crew of “Unto These Hills” to More...

EDITORIAL: Let that be your last silo.

Silo may also mean to “isolate (one’s system, process, department, etc.) from others”. A department, program,...

COMMENTARY: Chief Sneed responds to Post article about Lumbees

The Washington Post Magazine article, "What Makes Someone Native American? One tribe’s long struggle for full...

LETTER: Suggestion for syringe issue

We all agree there are used syringes out in the community, and we are getting kiosks. ...

Mickey Edward Rattler – obituary

  Mickey Edward Rattler, 61, of the Birdtown Community, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Sept. More...

Jerri Lynn Smith Reed – obituary

Jerri Lynn Smith Reed, 41, of Cherokee, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018 at the Cherokee Indian Hospital following a brief..

Barbara Hornbuckle George – obituary

Barbara Hornbuckle George, 67, of the Birdtown Community, passed away Sunday, Sept. 2, 2018...

Former Chief Hicks added to Dogwood Health Trust Board

  ASHEVILLE – Dogwood Health Trust (“Dogwood”), a recently formed North Carolina nonprofit, More...

CIHA celebrates National Nutrition Month

March is National Nutrition month and the Cherokee Indian Hospital Nutrition department has developed a month of activities to not only..

January is National Stalking Awareness Month

January is National Stalking Awareness Month, a time to focus on a crime that affects an estimated 6.6 million people a..

Upcoming Pow Wows for Sept. 28-30

Note: This list of pow wows was compiled by One Feather staff. The One Feather does not endorse any of these..

Messages from the Drum: Tribal member launches web radio show

Beverly Bushyhead, MA, MPA, is combating the notion that Native Americans and First Nations people are extinct. ..

Messages from the Drum: Tribal member launches web radio show

Beverly Bushyhead, MA, MPA, is combating the notion that Native Americans and First Nations people are extinct. ..

Messages from the Drum: Tribal member launches web radio show

Beverly Bushyhead, MA, MPA, is combating the notion that Native Americans and First Nations people are extinct. ..