CIPD Arrest Report for June 19-26

Note: The following people were arrested by the Cherokee Indian Police Department and booked into the Anthony Edward Lossiah Justice Center. It should be noted that the following defendants have only been charged with the crimes listed and should be presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Residential Treatment Center in Snowbird on-budget, on-time

Almost a year ago, leaders and officials of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians put gold-painted shovels into the dirt and broke ground on the Snowbird Residential Treatment Center.

Cherokee Fitness Complex undergoing minor renovations

Patrons of the Cherokee Fitness Complex will notice several upgrades and areas of renovation going on now and continuing through the summer.

Fair food vendors selected, menus approved

In preparation for the 105th Cherokee Indian Fair, Frieda Huskey, Fairgrounds and Special Events supervisor, and Lisa Frady, Events and Group Tour coordinator held a drawing on Tuesday, June 20 for the vendors who will be serving food at the Fair.

Harrah’s Cherokee announces leadership promotions

Harrah’s Cherokee Casino announced two promotions within its regional leadership team on Thursday, June 22.

Doobie Brothers heading back to Harrah’s Cherokee in September

The Doobie Brothers are set to play Harrah’s Cherokee Resort Event Center on Saturday, Sept. 16 at 7:30pm.

Winners announced from WCU’s Judaculla Art Competition

A 15- by 17-inch linoleum print created by an artist who grew up near Jackson County’s famed Cherokee petroglyph Judaculla Rock was declared the first-place winner in the recent Judaculla Art Competition sponsored by Western Carolina University’s Cherokee Center.

EBCI invites Swarm to host Lacrosse Camp for youth

For the second consecutive year, the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians’ Recreation Department, with support from...

Several Cherokee runners participate in Glow Run

The Lake J 5K Glow Run/Walk was held Friday night, June 9....

Cherokee Middle School Athletic Awards

Cherokee Middle School Athletic Awards...

EDITORIAL: Children need love, care, and heritage – in that order

The adoption, fostering, and placement of Cherokee children has been a top topic of discussion in the community from the water cooler to the Council chambers in recent months.

LETTER: Reader enjoyed Fire Mountain Trail

It was such a delight and honor to enjoy the beautiful new trails last week at Cherokee! ..

EDITORIAL: The drug problem – what are we going to do?

Last week, I witnessed a sad scene at the Cherokee Welcome Center...

George (Crumb) Arneach Sr. – obituary

George (Crumb) Arneach Sr., 82, of the Painttown Community, went home to be with the Lord, Thursday, June 22, 2017.

Rose Marie Brady Crisp – obituary

Rose Marie Brady Crisp, 64, of Cherokee, passed away Thursday, June 22, 2017 at Mission Hospital in Asheville. ..

Samantha Renee Larch – obituary

Samantha Renee Larch, 23, of Cherokee, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, June 17, 2017 at Mission Hospital. ..

Doobie Brothers heading back to Harrah’s Cherokee in September

The Doobie Brothers are set to play Harrah's Cherokee Resort Event Center on Saturday, Sept. 16 at 7:30pm. ..

Doobie Brothers heading back to Harrah’s Cherokee in September

The Doobie Brothers are set to play Harrah's Cherokee Resort Event Center on Saturday, Sept. 16 at 7:30pm. ..

Doobie Brothers heading back to Harrah’s Cherokee in September

The Doobie Brothers are set to play Harrah's Cherokee Resort Event Center on Saturday, Sept. 16 at 7:30pm. ..