Upcoming Pow Wows for Aug. 24-26

  Note: This list of pow wows was compiled by One Feather staff. The One Feather does not endorse any of these dances. It is simply a listing of ones occurring throughout the continent. Please call before traveling.   11th Annual Pala Gathering & Pow Wow. ...
Helen Mae Dorothy McCoy Smith – obituary

Helen Mae Dorothy McCoy Smith – obituary

  Helen Mae Dorothy McCoy Smith, 72, known as “Dorothy”, went home to be with the Lord on Aug. 14, 2018, with her loving family by her side at her sister Rosie’s home in the Birdtown Community. She retired from the Cherokee School system. Dorothy was preceded in...
COMMENTARY: Cherokee language has become a novelty

COMMENTARY: Cherokee language has become a novelty

  Shi-yo  Ni-ga-da, It is the start of another school year. Every year, we send our kids to schools, private and public, to learn so they will be articulate and literate in this modern world. Every year, high schools graduate seniors and elementary schools...