July 22-26 from 6-8pm at Waterfalls Baptist Church. Ages 2-adult. Everyone is invited. Info: 497-9680
July 17-20 from 5:30-8:30pm at Shoal Creek Baptist Church in Whittier. Children and youth will experience an outdoor adventure of “God’s Backyard Bible Camp Under the Stars”. Bible study, games, crafts and snacks will be provided. Info: Pastor Steve 788-0355, Shirley 488-3532, Robin 488-6618
Buddy Johnson and family would like to acknowledge and give thanks to God and all those folks associated with our recent fund raiser. Kudos to the Yellowhill Community Club for their warm welcome and use of their building. Also, I would like to thank all of you that contributed to our cause. Lastly, I would like to apologize to those folks […]
July 12 at 11am at Yellowhill Community Building. $8/with drink, menu consists of: fresh corn, fresh green beans, fresh squash, new potatoes, slice of ham, sliced cucumber and tomatoes, cornbread. Walk-ins welcome or delivery upon request (five or more orders). Proceeds will go to help with medical bills. Info: Lou Johnson 788-2853, Dinah Jumper 507-2010, […]
William “Bill” Reed – obituary
Great Smoky Mountains National Park rangers are reminding visitors that water recreation is not recommended in the Park due to numerous hazards and dangers. Weather forecasts for the Fourth of July holiday week include heavy rain and thunderstorms which can cause river levels to rise rapidly. Serious water-related injuries occur each year in the Park […]
The American Cancer Society is looking for volunteers who are members of the Eastern Band of Cherokees and live and work within the Cherokee communities to educate local men and women about breast, cervical and colorectal cancer. It wants to help these community members to participate in lifesaving screening tests.
Cherokee Community Health with its many healthcare partners, observed Cherokee’s 2nd annual “ National HIV Testing Day” on Thursday, June 27 by sponsoring an Island Celebration .
The Speaker Consortium, which consists of fluent Cherokee from the Cherokee Nation, the United Keetoowah Band, and the Eastern Band of Cherokee, met in Cherokee and Robbinsville last week to discuss the Cherokee language.
The WNC Crush 8 and under baseball team, which includes several EBCI tribal members, finished 2nd in the USSSA Strike Out Tournament at the International Sports Complex in Canton on June 29-30. The team advanced to the championship game by overcoming a 10 run deficit sparked by a flurry of base hits and a three-run […]
Saturday, July 6 Rain Date: Saturday, July 13 *Cornhole tournament – Registration fee $30 team – bring own partner. Deadline to enter is 10am on July 6th 1st and 2nd place paid. Double elimination *Volleyball tournament – Registration Fee $50 team – 5 person team, 3 men, 2 women at all times – double elimination. […]
RFP – 2013 CIF FAIR SOUND ENTERTAINMENT
July 11 from 6-7:30pm at the Cherokee High School. This is open to ages 5-12 who are signed up or going to be signed up for youth football. Athletes will participate in agility drills and skill specific drills, and there will be a punt, pass and kick competition following the drills. Athletes will be instructed […]
The Family of Anita Driver Ellwood wants to express their appreciation to everyone who was there in the time of the loss of a mother, grandmother, aunt and sister. We want to thank Pastor Bo Parris, Pastor Ed Kilgore, Cherokee Hospital Staff, Memorial Mission Staff, Dialysis Staff, and the EMS services. We also would like […]
The American Legion Steve Youngdeer Post 143 will host a North Carolina Veterans Service Officer and Veterans Employment Consultant on July 18 at from 10am – 2pm at Post headquarters on Acquoni Road. Veterans and family members who have any questions or business concerning veterans benefits are invited to attend. Please bring all important documents […]
Applications are now being accepted (see below) for the Little Miss Cherokee, Junior Miss Cherokee, and Teen Miss Cherokee pageants. The deadline to turn in the applications is Friday, July 26. 2013 Pageant Application Little Miss Cherokee and Junior Miss Cherokee Rules and Regs Teen Miss Cherokee Rules and Regs