Meet the Remember the Removal riders

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The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians has selected seven people to represent the Tribe on the 2015 Remember the Removal Ride which will retrace the Trail of Tears.

WCU faculty assist with award-winning Cherokee language documentary

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Two Western Carolina University faculty members assisted on a recently released award-winning film that chronicles efforts to revitalize the Cherokee language in Western North Carolina.

WCU honors fall, summer graduates in relocated commencement

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Western Carolina University honored its fall and summer graduates during a Saturday, Dec. 13 commencement ceremony that went on as planned after a bomb threat necessitated the relocation of the event from Ramsey Regional Activity Center to E.J. Whitmire Stadium.

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WRESTLING:  Results from the War Eagle Duals

The Cherokee High School wrestling team participated in the War Eagles Dual Tournament held at East Henderson on Saturday, Dec. 13.

BASKETBALL:  Braves take down Highlanders 78-49

The Braves (4-0) finished a busy week of basketball undefeated and in style with a big 78-49 win over the Highlands Highlanders at home on Friday, Dec. 12.

Loretta Lynn to play Harrah’s Cherokee

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The “Coal Miner’s Daughter” is set to play Harrah’s Cherokee Event Center on Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 7:30pm.

Hill named Eiteljorg Fellow

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Luzene Hill, an EBCI tribal member, is taking her art around the world and back.

Obituaries stock photo for website Charles Richard Ollis – obituary

Charles Richard Ollis, 72, of Bryson City, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday,...

Obituaries stock photo for website Juanita Walkingstick Hornbuckle – obituary

Juanita Walkingstick Hornbuckle, 48, of the Birdtown Community, went home to be with the Lord, Wednesday,...

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Jonathan "Tate" Perry Tahquette, 53, of Cherokee passed away on Dec. 2, 2014 at Memorial Mission...
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Upcoming Pow Wows for Jan. 9-11

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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.

Bomb threat prompts evacuation, change of venue at WCU commencement

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A bomb threat was received by the Jackson County 911 office shortly before the beginning of Western Carolina University’s fall commencement ceremony.

Jackson County TDA announces launch of new website

The Jackson County Tourism Development Authority (TDA) is pleased to announce the launch of its new website, www.mountainloversnc.com, that will support..

WCU, Tribe research project focuses on diabetes, mental health issues

A research project that involves Western Carolina University’s College of Health and Human Sciences and the Eastern Band of the Cherokee..

COMMENTARY: Proud of the 2014 Braves football team

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The Cherokee Braves football team ended their season on a cold evening in Huntersville in the first round of the state playoffs last month.

LETTER: Cherokee Cancer Support Group says thanks

The Cherokee Cancer Support Group would like to give their heartfelt thanks to everyone who helped to support the group through..

COMMENTARY: Please recycle your boxes this Christmas season

Bill Nye “The Science Guy” once said, “If you want grown-ups to recycle, just tell their kids the importance of recycling..
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Loretta Lynn to play Harrah’s Cherokee

The "Coal Miner's Daughter" is set to play Harrah's Cherokee Event Center on Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 7:30pm...
loretta lynn for web

Loretta Lynn to play Harrah’s Cherokee

The "Coal Miner's Daughter" is set to play Harrah's Cherokee Event Center on Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 7:30pm...
loretta lynn for web

Loretta Lynn to play Harrah’s Cherokee

The "Coal Miner's Daughter" is set to play Harrah's Cherokee Event Center on Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 7:30pm...