Parker: Roundabout in Cherokee increases safety, traffic flow

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Drivers on Acquoni Road may notice increased traffic flow near the Charles George Bridge due to the installation of a new roundabout, the first of its kind in Cherokee.

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Coulter Regional Leadership Academy at WCU announces members of 2014-15 cohort

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Nine Western North Carolinians will form the 2014-15 cohort of the Coulter Regional Leadership Academy, a regional leadership development initiative facilitated by Western Carolina University in partnership with the Cherokee Preservation Foundation.

Park plans prescribed burns in Cataloochee

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park fire management officials are planning prescribed burns in the Canadian Top Knob, Mathews Branch, and Noland Mountain areas adjacent to Cataloochee Valley in North Carolina.

WCU faculty to discuss Ebola crisis risk and response at Nov. 4 event

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A panel of Western Carolina University faculty members, including an environmental health professor who has studied the spread and control of infectious agents such as Ebola for more than two decades, will take part in a discussion about the virus on Tuesday, Nov. 4.

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 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.

Legends and Tales 5K draws runners from four states

The Cherokee Runners hosted a special 5K on Saturday, Oct. 11. The inaugural Legends and Tales 5K drew local runners – including the Cherokee High School cross country teams – as well as visitors from South Carolina, Georgia and Tennessee.

Jeff Foxwothy to perform at Harrah’s Cherokee

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Jeff Foxworthy is one of the most respected and successful comedians in the country.

REVIEW: Red Skin, White Masks explores federal recognition issues

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Federal recognition is something many indigenous nations have sought and attained over time in their dealings with colonial governments, and it is a prize that some groups still aspire to but have not been able to win.

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...

Obituaries stock photo for website Kina (Granny Kina) Littlejohn – obituary

Kina (Granny Kina) Littlejohn, 94, of Cherokee, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Oct....

frog maney for web Myron Eric (Rusty) Maney – obituary

Myron Eric (Rusty) Maney, 53, of Cherokee passed away on Friday, Oct. 10, 2014 at the...
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Annual Council Agenda for Tuesday, Oct. 21

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This is the agenda for Annual Council on Tuesday, Oct. 21.

Welch sentenced to 51 months in prison on felony gun charge

Anthony Keith Welch, 29, of Cherokee, was sentenced on Thursday, Oct. 16 to 51 months in prison, announced Anne M...

Parker: Roundabout in Cherokee increases safety, traffic flow

Drivers on Acquoni Road may notice increased traffic flow near the Charles George Bridge due to the installation of a new..

Thank you from Jr. Miss pageant contestant

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Shiyo Nigada! My name is Praire M. Toineeta, and I would like to say “Sgi” to the following people

Thank you letter from Junior Miss Cherokee

My name is Alexa Jade Ledford, and on Oct. 9 I was crowned the 2014-15 Junior Miss Cherokee. I am very..

Thank you from pageant contestant

I would like to thank everyone in my family that helped with my Jr. Miss pageant. ..
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Jeff Foxwothy to perform at Harrah’s Cherokee

Jeff Foxworthy is one of the most respected and successful comedians in the country...
jeff foxworthy for web

Jeff Foxwothy to perform at Harrah’s Cherokee

Jeff Foxworthy is one of the most respected and successful comedians in the country...
jeff foxworthy for web

Jeff Foxwothy to perform at Harrah’s Cherokee

Jeff Foxworthy is one of the most respected and successful comedians in the country...