Cherokee cultural panels unveiled for Cowee site kiosks

Stacy Guffey, Cowee School Art & Heritage Center director, unveil information panels that will be part of a new set of cultural kiosks at Cowee Mound during an event at Cowee School on the morning of Saturday, Sept. 21. (SCOTT MCKIE B.P./One Feather photos)   By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF    COWEE – Panels featuring Cherokee More...

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By Scott On Friday, September 21st, 2018
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Tribe approves FY19 budget

  The Charter and Governing Document of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians requires a proposed budget be presented to Tribal Council by the first day of July each year. Cherokee Code Section 117-47 entitled More...

By Scott On Saturday, September 15th, 2018
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106th Annual Cherokee Indian Fair Schedule

PARADE: Faith Long rides in last year’s Cherokee Indian Fair Parade on Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017. Later that night, she was crowned Miss Cherokee 2017-18. This year’s Fair kicks off with the Parade on Tuesday, More...

By Scott On Friday, September 14th, 2018
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Chief Sneed declares State of Emergency for Tribe

PREPARED: Principal Chief Richard G. Sneed (seated) signs a Proclamation declaring a State of Emergency for the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians on Friday, Sept. 14 due to the impending weather situation from Hurricane More...

By Scott On Friday, September 14th, 2018
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Principal Chief’s Report for Sept. 14

  By PRINCIPAL CHIEF RICHARD G. SNEED   I am honored to share a small glimpse of my day-to-day activities with you.  I am always happy to answer any questions you may have or give further information More...

By Scott On Wednesday, September 12th, 2018
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American Legion honors vets, emergency workers, and 9/11 victims

  By JOSEPH MARTIN ONE FEATHER STAFF   Members of the American Legion Steve Youngdeer Post 143 paid tribute to the victims of Sept. 11 and to current emergency service workers and veterans on the 17th More...

By Scott On Tuesday, September 11th, 2018
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Tribe completes largest repatriation, reburial to date

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   The Tribal Historic Preservation Office of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians has completed the largest repatriation and reburial of human remains to date.  More...

By Scott On Monday, September 10th, 2018
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Tribe and region prepare for Hurricane Florence 

National Weather Service graphic   By JOSEPH MARTIN  ONE FEATHER STAFF   With states of emergency declared in South Carolina, North Carolina, and Virginia, emergency management officials in the counties More...

By Scott On Monday, September 10th, 2018
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Human Resources ordinance tabled again

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   Legislation that would take the Division of Human Resources out from under the general purview of the tribal government of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians More...

By Scott On Friday, September 7th, 2018
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Chief Sneed announces candidacy for USET president

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   The Principal Chief of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians is seeking to become the president of an organization representing 27 federally recognized tribes.  More...