Olympic champion visits Cherokee students

INSPIRATIONAL: Billy Mills, an Oglala Lakota from the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota and Olympic Gold Medalist, spoke to the students at Cherokee Central Schools on Wednesday, Dec. 13 in the Chief Joyce Dugan Cultural Arts Center. (SCOTT MCKIE B.P./One Feather)   By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   Students at Cherokee Central More...

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By Scott On Saturday, December 9th, 2017


CHAMPS: The Cherokee Braves celebrate with the 1A State Championship Trophy immediately following their win over North Duplin on Saturday, Dec. 9 at Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh. (SCOTT MCKIE B.P./One Feather More...

By Scott On Friday, December 1st, 2017

Cherokee Fitness Complex renovations nearly complete

NEW FLOOR: The Cherokee Fitness Complex logo is emblazoned in the middle of the new basketball court floor in the facility. (SCOTT MCKIE B.P./One Feather photos)   By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   The More...

By Scott On Monday, November 27th, 2017

Principal Chief’s report for October, November 2017

  By RICHARD G. SNEED PRINCIPAL CHIEF   Throughout the month of October, I traveled throughout North Carolina. I visited with staff at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Education has long More...

By Scott On Friday, November 17th, 2017

Cherokee Indian Hospital’s IT Staff wins 2017 TribalNet Industry Award

AWARD: The Cherokee Indian Hospital’s IT Department was honored with the 2017 TribalNet Industry award at the recent 18th Annual TribalNet Conference & Tradeshow. The IT team is shown (left-right) back row More...

By Scott On Friday, November 17th, 2017

New Tribal Clerk of Court sworn-in

CLERK: Cherokee Tribal Court Chief Justice Kirk G. Saunooke (right) administers the Oath of Office to June Ray (center) who was sworn-in as the new Cherokee Tribal Clerk of Court in a courtroom in the Anthony Edward More...

By Scott On Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

Cherokee Indian Hospital honors employees

HAYES: Dr. Laci Jamison (center), CIHA ER director and physician, won the prestigious Hayes Award named for Colleen Hayes, former CIHA director of quality who served the community for more than 18 years. She is More...

By Scott On Saturday, November 11th, 2017

On Veteran’s Day, Cherokee honors those who served

FINEST GENERATION: Reuben Taylor, a World War II veteran who participated in the Battle of the Bulge, is presented with a Quilt of Honor during a Veteran’s Day event held Saturday, Nov. 11 at the Yellowhill Activity More...

By Scott On Wednesday, November 8th, 2017

Tribe to break ground on new housing development

  (Project rendering provided by EBCI Housing & Community Development)   The Housing & Community Development Division of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians will host a groundbreaking ceremony More...

By Scott On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

Overwhelming support for alcohol referendum shown at meeting

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   The issue of alcohol sales on tribal lands of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians is once again in the forefront, and Painttown Rep. Lisa Taylor introduced legislation, More...