Cherokee Indian Fair Parade Grand Marshals

  Abe Queen – Painttown Community Abe has lived in Cherokee all his life.  Prior to retiring from the Tribe after over 30 years of service, he worked at the Job Corps, Boundary Tree Restaurant, Cherokee Cablevision, and Cherokee Bottled Water.  He previously...
Dink Sherrill – obituary

Dink Sherrill – obituary

  Dink Sherrill, 50, of Cherokee passed away unexpectedly Friday, Sept. 22, 2017 at his home. He was born Nov. 4, 1966 in Swain County to the late Robert William Sherrill and Marion Frances Crowe Sherrill. Dink was a chef and sports guru.  Duke lost their biggest...
EDITORIAL: Lip readers needed

EDITORIAL: Lip readers needed

  By ROBERT JUMPER ONE FEATHER EDITOR   Roughly a year ago, I brought up the subject of public documents and the need to have accurate records of our Tribal Council sessions and truly any official government business that is conducted. The concerns began a...
Dink Sherrill – obituary

Edgar G. (Buddy) Waldroup – obituary

  Edgar G. (Buddy) Waldroup passed away, Friday, Sept. 22, 2017 at Tsali Care Nursing Facility after a period of declining health. A native of Swain County, he was the son of the late Jody Cochran Waldroup and Wiley Waldroup. He was married to the late Esther...