New Opportunity School for women seeking applicants

  Recruitment is underway for the annual summer session of the New Opportunity School for Women at Lees-McRae College.  The program’s mission is to improve the educational, financial, and personal circumstances of low-income women, usually between the ages of 30-55, who live in or hail from the southern Appalachian region. Fourteen women will More...

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By Scott On Wednesday, April 17th, 2019
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Tabled Ordinances from April Tribal Council

  Following are the ordinances deemed read and tabled in the April 4 Tribal Council session as provided by the TOP Office: Tabled Ord.551(2019) Tabled Ord.552(2019) Tabled Ord.552(2019) Pt.2 Tabled Ord.553(2019)    More...

By Scott On Tuesday, April 16th, 2019
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Right Path Adult Leadership Program accepting nominations

  The Right Path Adult Leadership Program (RP) is accepting nominations for participation in the 2019-20 program. This program is for enrolled tribal members of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians (EBCI). More...

By Scott On Monday, April 15th, 2019
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Summer Youth College Experience applications available

  The Education and Training Program is now accepting applications for the 2019 Summer Youth College Experience Program. This program lasts for five weeks, begins on June 10 and concludes on July 12.  During More...

By Scott On Friday, April 12th, 2019
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Upcoming single-lane closures on the Park’s Spur 

  Great Smoky Mountains National Park maintenance crews will implement temporary, single-lane closures along the north and southbound Spur between Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge, Tenn. beginning Monday, April More...

By Scott On Monday, April 8th, 2019
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How do you get legal advice and help?

  By JAMIE ARNOLD   H.P. Lovecraft once said, “the oldest and strongest fear is fear of the unknown.” To most people, the legal world is a scary place.  It can be complex, overwhelming, and terribly More...

By Scott On Friday, April 5th, 2019
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Deceased members of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians – Oct. 1, 2018 to March 31, 2019

  This is a list of deceased members of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians whose estate is entitled to a pro rata share of the deceased members per capita distribution of net gaming revenues for the period More...

By Scott On Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019
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Contestants sought for Mountain Youth Talent Contests

  Christopher Tucker, Mountain Youth Talent Contest participant, 2017 (Photo courtesy of Mountain Youth Talent Contests) Come play, sing, dance or tell us a story!  The Mountain Youth Talent Contests aim to More...

By Scott On Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019
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Park plans prescribed burn operation in Little Cataloochee

  Great Smoky Mountains National Park fire management officials plan to conduct a 284-acre prescribed burn in the Little Cataloochee area on Thursday, April 4. The Little Cataloochee Trail will be closed to More...

By Scott On Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019
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Cherokee Tribal Court Jury List for May 20

  James D. Arch Sr., Destiny Larae Badillo, Amber Denise Beck, Cheryl Kay Beyal, Mary Bradley, Dusty Daniel Brady, Zenia Louise Brown, Jamie Lynn Camby, Tonya Lynn Carroll, Arvil Chastain, Blanche M. Coleman, More...