UltraStar dedicates the new Multi-tainment Center in Murphy

OPEN: Elders, tribal leaders, Harrah’s and UltraStar management join in the official ribbon cutting for the UltraStar Multi-tainment Center at Harrah’s Valley River Casino in Murphy on Wednesday, July 18. (ROBERT JUMPER/One Feather photos)   By ROBERT JUMPER ONE FEATHER EDITOR   MURPHY – On Wednesday, July 18, a group including More...

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By Scott On Monday, July 23rd, 2018
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Tribal Court Judgment Summary for May 30

    BRADY, Jonathan Sam 20-28 Revoked License – Dismissed, Interest of Justice   WACHACHA, Melvin 14-95.5(c) Drugs: Simple Possession of Marijuana – Dismissed, Treatment Complete, 12 months probation, More...

By Scott On Friday, July 20th, 2018
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Park in comment phase of sochan gathering agreement

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   Members of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians are one step closer to being able to legally gather sochan in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.  Officials More...

By Scott On Tuesday, July 17th, 2018
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Tribal Court Docket for July 18

  This is a criminal docket date for the Cherokee Tribal Court.  All of the defendants listed have only been charged with the crimes/offenses listed and should be considered innocent until proven guilty in More...

By Scott On Monday, July 16th, 2018
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Multi-Vehicle Collision on Newfound Gap Road

  Great Smoky Mountains National Park rangers responded to a multi-vehicle collision near mile marker 25 on Newfound Gap Road at approximately 3:30pm on Saturday, July 14. The collision involved four vehicles More...

By Scott On Friday, July 13th, 2018
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Tribe to provide internet access at community clubs

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   North Carolina is the 15th most connected state when it comes to internet service according to broadbandnow.com.  But, individual counties in western North Carolina More...

By Scott On Friday, July 13th, 2018
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Tribe to develop action plan to fight substance abuse

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   In an ongoing fight against substance abuse within the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, that some tribal leaders have called an epidemic, the Tribe will develop More...

By Scott On Wednesday, July 11th, 2018
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Council approves funding for Crisis Stabilization Unit

HEALTH: In a 9-2 vote during Budget Council on Tuesday, July 10, Council approved Res. No. 263 (2018), submitted by the Cherokee Indian Hospital Authority, which covers the cost “for the remodel of the former More...

By Scott On Tuesday, July 10th, 2018
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Tribal Court Docket for July 11

This is a criminal docket date for the Cherokee Tribal Court.  All of the defendants listed have only been charged with the crimes/offenses listed and should be considered innocent until proven guilty in a court More...

By Scott On Monday, July 2nd, 2018
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Fatality bicycle accident in Cades Cove

Great Smoky Mountains National Park rangers responded to a report of a bicycle accident in Cades Cove at 12:48pm on Friday, June 29. The cyclist, 55-yearold Sandra Hull from Sarasota, Fla., fell off her bicycle More...