BOOK REVIEW: “Killers of the Flower Moon” a killer read

“Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI”, by David Grann, is a masterfully told tale that will draw the reader in.

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By Scott On Monday, July 24th, 2017
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Gary Allan to play Harrah’s Cherokee in October

Gary Allan is set to perform at Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort Event Center on Friday, Oct. 27 at 9pm.

By Scott On Tuesday, July 18th, 2017
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Willie Nelson and Family returning to Harrah’s Cherokee

Willie Nelson and Family are returning to Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort Event Center on Friday, Oct. 13 at 9pm.

By Scott On Tuesday, July 11th, 2017
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Darius Rucker and ZZ Top to play Harrah’s Cherokee

  Darius Rucker is scheduled to play Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort Event Center on Friday, Sept. 22 at 9pm, and ZZ Top is set to play there on Friday, Oct. 6 at 9pm. Rucker, the former front man from the 90’s smash hit band, Hootie and the Blowfish, turned his sights on country music and […]

By Scott On Monday, July 3rd, 2017
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Art installation set up on Island

Sometimes art is created and lasts millennia, and sometimes art is created and lasts momentarily. The latter was the case on Saturday, July 1 as two artists, Jeff Marley and Frank Brannon, set up an installation among the bamboo on the Oconaluftee Island Park.

By Scott On Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
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Native American art exhibit receives NEA grant

The National Endowment for the Arts has awarded a $25,000 grant in support of a contemporary Native American art exhibit scheduled for display at the Western Carolina University Fine Art Museum from Aug. 1 through Dec. 8.

By Scott On Monday, June 19th, 2017
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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.

By Scott On Thursday, May 25th, 2017
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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.

By Scott On Tuesday, May 9th, 2017
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Tribal member tells stories through rap

There is a long-standing tradition of outstanding Cherokee storytellers. That history is continuing on with the new generation, some of which are taking it to new places.

By Scott On Tuesday, May 9th, 2017
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Through art, Hill addresses violence against Native Women

Luzene Hill, an EBCI tribal member, is known worldwide for her interesting and thought-provoking visual arts.