2nd Annual Joey Parker Memorial Ride

  Just two short years ago, Joey Parker, an EBCI tribal member, left a multitude of friends in Cherokee and throughout the Southeast on his final journey. As Mayor of the River Valley Campground, member of the Cherokee Baptist Church, and the best friend the elk...
Mary Jane (Janie) McMillan – obituary

Mary Jane (Janie) McMillan – obituary

  Mary Jane McMillan, age 71 of Bryson City, went home to be with the Lord on March 29, 2018. She was the daughter of the late Ted and Irene Cole of Whittier. She is survived by her husband, Herman James McMillan of Bryson City; son, Derek Mason of Whittier; and...

Facts and stats about domestic violence

  Domestic Violence is unacceptable and should not be taken lightly. Legal definitions of domestic violence vary, but it is characterized by a pattern of abusive behavior involving power and control. The Cherokee Code provides relief through criminal charges or a...

Museum to offer Stamped Pottery Workshop

  The Museum of the Cherokee Indian will offer a two-day workshop on making stamped pottery on Friday, April 20 and Saturday, April 21. Tammy Beane, of Collinsville, Ala., will teach how to make traditional Cherokee stamped pottery. The cost for the two-day...