Frances Lorraine Littlejohn Smith – obituary
Bill Ledford – obituary
Everyone is welcome to attend the Annual Wreath Laying Ceremony at Junaluska Memorial Site and Museum on Friday, Nov. 8 at 11:30am. This is an annual event sponsored by the Junaluska Leadership Council and the Junaluska Museum, and Junaluska’s Friends. The Wreath Laying Ceremony commemorates the life and legacy of a great Cherokee leader who […]
Imagine yourself living, working, and studying in our nation’s seat of power, Washington, DC, working side by side with a political professional while also attending classes for a semester at George Washington University. Now imagine doing that on a full scholarship and stipend! This amazing opportunity to learn and network is available to Native students […]
The American Legion Steve Youngdeer Post 143 will host North Carolina District Veterans Service Officer Steven Robertson and NC Department of Commerce Veterans Employment Consultant Michael Casey on Nov. 22 from 10am – 2pm at Post 143 headquarters on Acquoni Road. Veterans and family members who have any questions or business concerning veteran’s benefits are […]
Nov. 9 at Jesse Welch’s residence at 5pm. Sponsored by Brothers in the Wind. All proceeds will be donated to the local cancer organization. Info: 736-2780.
CLUB SCHEDULE: Wednesday, Nov. 6 – Manager’s Meeting – 8:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 11 – Veteran’s Day Holiday (Club, School and Tribe) Wednesday, Nov. 13 – Board Resolution Deadline – 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19 – Health Screen – 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. – Club Lobby Wednesday, Nov. 20 – Board of Directors Meeting […]
A community reception will celebrate the local opening of “Understanding our Past, Shaping our Future” at the Chief Joyce Dugan Cultural Arts Center on Thursday, Nov. 14 from 3-5pm. The touring exhibit focuses on Cherokee language and culture, using sound recordings as the basis for presenting a coherent story in words and text. Rather than […]
The Safe Trick-or-Treat Night was held at the Acquoni Expo Center on Thursday, Oct. 31.
A man remembered for his ever-present smile, compassion and ability to get things done was remembered at a memorial service this weekend. Former Vice Chief Bill Ledford passed away on Monday, Oct. 28, and he has honored and remembered at a memorial service at the Chief Joyce Dugan Cultural Arts Center on Saturday, Nov. 2.
The fifth annual Native American Expo at Western Carolina University is scheduled for Monday, Nov. 11, through Wednesday, Nov. 13, with a series of events and presentations centered on Native American values, traditions and culture.
Tribal Council Agenda – Thursday, Nov. 7
Budget Council Agenda – Tuesday, Nov. 5
Mondays (Nov. 18 and 25, Dec. 2 and 9) from 6:30-9pm at the Sequoyah Birthplace Museum in Vonore, Tenn. The cost of the class is $40 for all four evenings. If you have taken the class before with the museum, a discount of $5 will be given. The class will be taught by EBCI tribal […]
In celebration of Native American Month, Sequoyah Birthplace is presenting several programs. On Sunday, Nov. 10 at 2pm, the museum will host a free lecture with Dale Stewart narrating the history of the Trail of Tears with special attention on the “Water Route,” surveying its past on the largest possible scale. Dale will also do […]
Nov. 9 at 11:30am for a Dutch treat lunch at Granny’s Kitchen. Guest speakers will include Luke Hyde, District 11 Democratic Chairperson, and Kirk Stephens, Jackson County Board of Elections. Info: Jeff Jones 497-0168