Cherokee Chamber Singers are Carnegie Hall-bound

BIG APPLE: The Cherokee Chamber Singers, shown singing at last year’s Cherokee Veteran’s Day observance, have been selected to sing at the world-famous Carnegie Hall next spring. (SCOTT MCKIE B.P./One Feather)   By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   Since 1891, thousands of the world’s best singers and musicians have performed at famed More...

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By Scott On Thursday, October 19th, 2017
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Tribe to file lawsuit against opioid distributors

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   In August, the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians declared the opioid crisis a public nuisance.  Now, the Tribe is filing litigation on the matter. Tribal Council More...

By Scott On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017
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USET meeting opens in Cherokee

SONG: Junior Miss Cherokee Dvdaya Swimmer sings the Cherokee National Anthem during opening ceremonies for the USET (United South and Eastern Tribes) Annual Meeting on the morning of Monday, Oct. 9 at the Harrah’s More...

By Scott On Friday, October 6th, 2017
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Veterans honored at Cherokee Indian Fair

FINEST GENERATION: Former Principal Chief Robert S. Youngdeer (left) and Wayne Carringer, both World War II veterans, were among those recognized and honored during a Veteran’s Honoring Ceremony at the Cherokee More...

By Scott On Monday, October 2nd, 2017
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Unity stressed by new Council following Inauguration

OATH: Tribal Council Vice Chairman David Wolfe, Yellowhill Community, takes the oath of office during an Inauguration held at the Cherokee Indian Fairgrounds on the morning of Monday, Oct. 2 as his wife, Susie, More...

By Scott On Wednesday, September 27th, 2017
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UltraStar Multi-Tainment enjoying relationship with Tribe

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   Little Miss Cherokee Nevayah Panther and Principal Chief Richard G. Sneed cut the ribbon on Aug. 30 to officially open the UltraStar Multi-Tainment Center at Harrah’s More...

By Scott On Tuesday, September 26th, 2017
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EBCI General Election recount results

  Following are the results of the recounts per the EBCI Election Board (poll total, absentee votes, early vote, total: Big Cove Tribal Council Richard French: 211, 1, 29 = 241 (236 original) Perry Shell: 158, More...

By Scott On Friday, September 22nd, 2017
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Cherokee’s Eclipse Celebration turns profit

ECLIPSE FIGURES: Bo Taylor, a member of the Warriors of Anikituwah, views the early stages of the total solar eclipse during the Cherokee Cultural Eclipse Celebration at the Cherokee Indian Fairgrounds on Monday, More...

By Scott On Friday, September 22nd, 2017
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Demolition on old high school to start next week

LAST LOOK: Demolition on the old Cherokee High School building, which has sat vacant since 2009, will start next week. (SCOTT MCKIE B.P./One Feather)   By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   Demolition More...

By Scott On Friday, September 22nd, 2017
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New Kituwah Academy starts Active Routes to School program

HEALTH: New Kituwah Academy students Aria Toineeta and Blaze Crowe participate in the kick-off of the Active Routes to School walking program at the school on the morning of Friday, Sept. 22. (SCOTT MCKIE B.P./One More...