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Idle No More march held in Cherokee

January 21, 2013
Idle No More march held in Cherokee

In a show of solidarity with Canadian First Nations, over 50 people gathered for a march in Cherokee on Saturday, Jan. 19 in connection with the Idle No More movement.
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Cherokee language class being held in Tenn.

January 21, 2013

Mondays from Jan. 28 – Feb. 18 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 members...
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Francis Allen Larch – obituary

January 21, 2013

Francis Allen Larch - obituary
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Randy Oocumma – obituary

January 21, 2013

Randy Oocumma - obituary
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Update on hiker fatality in Park

January 18, 2013

Great Smoky Mountains National Park Rangers have identified the deceased hiker found at Tricorner Knob as Richard Lemarr, 50, from Knoxville, Tenn. Due to the remote location and inclement weather, Tennessee Highway Patrol successfully evacuated the deceased on Friday, Jan. 18 using their hoist helicopter. Lemarr was discovered deceased at Tricorner Knob Shelter by...
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Tribal Council approves hefty fine for domestic violence

January 18, 2013

By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   The U.S. Department of Justice reports that American Indian women face a battering rate of 23.2 per 1,000 – almost three times that of Caucasian women (8 per 1,000).  The Tribal Council of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians recently passed legislation that increases the fines...
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CMS Science Fair

January 18, 2013

Jan. 22 from 4-6pm at the Chief Joyce Dugan Cultural Arts Center gallery/lobby.  Info: CMS 554-5026
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Mr. and Miss Brave are chosen

January 18, 2013
Mr. and Miss Brave are chosen

Ashley Bottchenbaugh and Dorian Walkingstick have been chosen as Miss Brave and Mr. Brave for the 2013 senior class.
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Cherokee Boys Club Report – week of Jan. 24

January 18, 2013

CLUB SCHEDULE Monday, Jan. 21 – Martin Luther King Birthday Holiday (School, Club and Tribal Holiday) Friday, Jan. 25 – School Furlough Day Wednesday, Feb. 6 – Managers’ Meeting – 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13 – Board Resolution Deadline – 8:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 15 – School Early Release – Sacred Path Monday, Feb....
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Cherokee Runners race into 2013

January 18, 2013
Cherokee Runners race into 2013

The Cherokee Runners started the New Year by competing in the Run in 2013 New Year’s Day 5K in Cullowhee.
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Start Smart Basketball program flyer

January 18, 2013
Start Smart Basketball program flyer


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CHS students learn traditional pottery from Joel Queen

January 18, 2013
CHS students learn traditional pottery from Joel Queen

This semester, students at Cherokee High School have had the benefit of learning traditional pottery from Cherokee master artist Joel Queen. His residency is made possible by an Arts-in-Education grant from the NC Arts Council and funding for materials through RTCAR. According to Queen, pottery is the first archeological language, and you can tell...
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Changes in Cherokee Indian Hospital Outpatient

January 18, 2013

The Cherokee Indian Hospital Outpatient Department is changing their appointment process to Open Access which means that patients will be able to schedule an appointment with their primary care provider when they want one or the same day. Cherokee Indian Hospital is also developing Integrated Care Teams.  These teams will consist of one or...
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CIH Pediatrics moving

January 18, 2013

The Cherokee Indian Hospital Pediatrics program is moving.  Starting Monday, Feb. 4, you can find them at the Beloved Women’s and Children’s Center. - CIHA 
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VITA program offering free tax prep

January 18, 2013

The EBCI Cooperative Extension Center and Tsali Manor are hosting the VITA program that provides free tax services. If you make $57,000 or less, you are eligible to have your taxes done at no cost. For married couples filing jointly, the maximum income is also $57,000. This year will see a return to “live...
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Tabled Ordinances for January 2013

January 17, 2013

Tabled Ord. No. 407 Tabled Ord. No. 408 Tabled Ord. No. 409 Tabled Ord. No. 410
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Tribal Council Results – Thursday, Jan. 3

January 17, 2013

Tribal Council Results - Thursday, Jan. 3
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