REPORT: Tourism to Park creates $734 Million in economic benefit

REPORT: Tourism to Park creates $734 Million in economic...

A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 9,354,695 visitors to Great Smoky...

BASEBALL/SOFTBALL:  Teams fight downpours, mud in weekend’s NAYO tournament

BASEBALL/SOFTBALL:  Teams fight downpours, mud in weekend’s NAYO tournament

The John A Crowe Recreation Complex and the Cherokee Central Schools baseball fields...

Gearing up for the Cherokee Indian Fair

Gearing up for the Cherokee Indian Fair

The team at EBCI Destination Marketing is planning another fun-filled Cherokee Indian Fair the...

Cherokee Heritage Festival to be held at Red Clay

Cherokee Heritage Festival to be held at Red Clay

The public is invited to join the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, the Cherokee...

Author: Cherokee Little People are real

Author: Cherokee Little People are real

Stories of the Cherokee Little People permeate the mountains of western North Carolina, and...

REPORT: Tourism to Park creates $734 Million in economic benefit

July 22, 2014
REPORT: Tourism to Park creates $734 Million in economic benefit

A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 9,354,695 visitors to Great Smoky Mountains National Park in 2013...
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Gearing up for the Cherokee Indian Fair

July 21, 2014
Gearing up for the Cherokee Indian Fair

The team at EBCI Destination Marketing is planning another fun-filled Cherokee Indian Fair the week of Oct. 7-11, according...
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Cherokee Heritage Festival to be held at Red Clay

July 18, 2014
Cherokee Heritage Festival to be held at Red Clay

The public is invited to join the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, the Cherokee Nation (Okla.), and staff of...
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Author: Cherokee Little People are real

July 18, 2014
Author: Cherokee Little People are real

Stories of the Cherokee Little People permeate the mountains of western North Carolina, and Cherokee people believe that they...
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BASEBALL/SOFTBALL:  Teams fight downpours, mud in weekend’s NAYO tournament

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The John A Crowe Recreation Complex and the Cherokee Central Schools baseball fields held the 2014 Native American...
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GOLF: PGA Pro-Am held at Sequoyah National

July 17, 2014
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PGA professionals and golf amateurs from all over the Carolinas converged on The Sequoyah National Golf Club on Monday,...
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NAYO Baseball/Softball Tournament brackets

July 9, 2014

These are the brackets for the NAYO baseball and softball tournaments scheduled in Cherokee for July 17-19.
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PHOTOS: 1st Annual Cherokee Skate Jam

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REPORT: Tourism to Park creates $734 Million in economic benefit

REPORT: Tourism to Park creates $734 Million in economic benefit

A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 9,354,695 visitors to Great Smoky Mountains National Park in 2013 spent $734,086,600 in communities near the park. That spending supported 10,734 jobs in the local area. “Great Smoky Mountains National Park remains the most visited national park in the nation and we are pleased to...

Gearing up for the Cherokee Indian Fair

Gearing up for the Cherokee Indian Fair

The team at EBCI Destination Marketing is planning another fun-filled Cherokee Indian Fair the week of Oct. 7-11, according to Howard Wahnetah at the Cherokee Indian Fairgrounds. Several pieces of the five-day event have already been put into place and activity scheduling seems to be finishing up.

Cherokee Boys Club Report – week of July 24

CLUB SCHEDULE: Monday, July 21 – 25 – Nominations Accepted for Club Board Members Wednesday, Aug. 6 – Managers’ Meeting – 8:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 7 – Cherokee Central Schools Start School Year 2014-15 Wednesday, Aug. 13 – Deadline for Board Resolutions – 8:30a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 19 – Health Screen – 7:30 a.m. to...

New Snowbird Youth Center officially opens

New Snowbird Youth Center officially opens

The Snowbird Youth Center was opened by the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians in 2002 – four years after the Tribe opened the Cherokee Youth Center Boys & Girls Club. For the first 12 years of its existence, the Snowbird Youth Center was housed in other programs, but now, it has a new...

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Science Day held at Kituwah

Science Day held at Kituwah

The Snowbird Cherokee Language Summer Camp and the Cherokee Youth Gardeners held Science Day...

Foerst named Cherokee High School principal

Foerst named Cherokee High School principal

Cherokee Central Schools announced the appointment of Debora Kinsland Foerst as the new principal...

Cherokee students graduate from SCC

Fifteen residents of the Qualla Boundary received associate’s degrees, diplomas and/or certificates at the...

Area children participate in traditional Cherokee fish harvest

Area children participate in traditional Cherokee fish harvest

Children from all over Jackson County, including Cherokee, convened on Jim Allman’s property in...