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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WCU to hold spring commencement ceremonies May 8-9 for expected record class

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Western Carolina University will hold three commencement ceremonies over a two-day period – Friday and Saturday, May 8-9 – to recognize the academic achievements of what is expected to be the university’s fourth-straight record spring graduating class.

Little Miss Cherokee report

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Recently, I had the chance to visit Washington, DC along with Junior Miss Cherokee Jade Ledford and Miss Cherokee Taylor Wilnoty.

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.

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GOLF:  Ensley named All-Conference, Braves clinch Regionals Berth

Cherokee High School junior, Christian Ensley, was named All-Conference at the conclusion of the Smoky Mountain Conference tournament at the Sapphire National Golf Club on Monday, April 27.

SOCCER:  Swain tops Lady Braves 3-0

Storm Ledford, an EBCI tribal member at Swain, got a hat-trick to lead the Lady Maroon Devils over the Lady Braves 3-0 in a game at Swain on Monday, April 27.

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.

Tribal Court Docket for May 13

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This is the Tribal Court Docket for May 13.

New details released in head-on fatality

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

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. ..

EDITORIAL: Tight lines and bent rods

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A good friend and local fishing guide taught me the saying “tight lines and bent rods”. It is a saying among fisherman to wish a good fishing trip to someone.

Thank you from Wilbur Paul

I want to thank Urgent Care, Emergency Room, In-Patient, and the staff who prepare the meals for the care and services..

EDITORIAL: Get involved on Earth Day

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

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..
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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..
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,..
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,..