Tribal members win “Native American 40 under 40” award

Hope Huskey and Jacob Reed, both EBCI tribal members, have been selected to receive the Native American 40 under 40 award from the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (NCAIED).

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By Scott On Wednesday, August 9th, 2017
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Miss Cherokee report for month of July 2017

Siyo! July was a very busy, fun month for me!

By Scott On Tuesday, August 8th, 2017
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BIA and Oconaluftee Job Corps strengthen partnership

The Bureau of Indian Affairs and Oconaluftee Job Corps Civilian Conservation Center (JCCCC) signed an agreement to increase fire and non-fire training and work-based learning opportunities for students on Tuesday, Aug. 1.

By Scott On Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017
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Museum hosting Planetarium for month of August

For the entire month of August, the Museum of the Cherokee Indian is providing a chance for its patrons to look at the skies in a new way.

By Scott On Friday, July 28th, 2017
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Cherokee Central Schools 2017-18 School Bus Routes and Schedules

  Provided by Cherokee Boys Club Bus. No. 1 (Soco) Brian Plummer Departs from Boys Club: 6:45am Morning Run: 1 – Swimmer Branch 2 – Wrights Creek Road, Swimmer Branch to Don Maney Road 3 – Tooni Branch 4 – Old Gap Road 5 – Standingdeer Road 6 – Casino Trail (bypass) 7 – Old […]

By Scott On Thursday, July 20th, 2017
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Johnson named AISES region representative

Kayla Johnson, an EBCI tribal member and a fellow in the Jones-Bowman Leadership Award program (JBLA), has been selected to serve as the Region 7 Representative for the American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES).

By Scott On Tuesday, July 18th, 2017
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Sequoyah Birthplace Museum begins renovations

The Sequoyah Birthplace Museum is set to begin phase one of a renovation to their facility.

By Scott On Friday, July 14th, 2017
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New exhibit explores history and influence of Chief Lewis Downing

Lewis Downing served as Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation for 15 years, following the death of Chief John Ross in 1866.

By Scott On Wednesday, July 12th, 2017
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Blythe receives National Forester of the Year Award

Larry Blythe, former Vice Chief and Cherokee Agency forester, was presented with the Earl R. Wilcox National Forester of the Year Award at a recent Intertribal Timber Council Award ceremony in Yakima, Wash.

By Scott On Wednesday, July 12th, 2017
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Tranter receives Cherokee Rodders scholarship

Ryan Tranter is working towards his goal of opening his own restaurant one day.