Cherokee Indian Fair Baby Crawling contest winners

HAPPY: Nori Luck Taylor, third place winner in the 9 – 12 months division, gets a helpful start from her grandfather, Tom Belt, during the annual Cherokee Indian Fair Baby Crawling Contest on the morning of Wednesday, Oct. 3. (SCOTT MCKIE B.P./One Feather) The annual Cherokee Indian Fair Baby Crawling contest, hosted by the Vice Chief Alan B. More...

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By Scott On Monday, October 1st, 2018
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2018 Cherokee Indian Fair Baked Goods winners 

BEST IN SHOW: Martha Reed Wolfe holds a squash casserole that won her a Best in Show and Blue Ribbon in the 2018 Cherokee Indian Fair Baked Goods contest hosted by the EBCI Cooperative Extension Office. She is shown More...

By Scott On Monday, October 1st, 2018
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Major General Arnold Fields to speak at Cherokee Indian Fair

  Special to the One Feather   Major General Arnold Fields will address the assembly of military veterans and visitors to the Veteran’s Day of the Cherokee Indian Fair on Friday, Oct. 5. Major General More...

By Scott On Friday, September 28th, 2018
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Cherokee Central Schools recognized for serving students with severe disabilities

AWARD: Cherokee Central Schools Special Services Team is presented with the 2018 McLean-Yoder Award for Excellence at the school on the morning of Friday, Sept. 28 from Bill Ogletree (back row, right), National More...

By Scott On Friday, September 28th, 2018
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EBCI 4-H Program wins awards at Swain County Fair

  BRYSON CITY – The Swain County Fair was held on Saturday, Sept. 22 at Inspiration Park in Bryson City.  There were 44 entries from the EBCI 4-H program’s sewing and fabric design projects.  Original More...

By Scott On Friday, September 28th, 2018
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“We’re Still Here”: Cherokee Chamber Singers to perform with N.C. Symphony

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   In a remarkable collaboration, the Cherokee Chamber Singers will perform seven shows with the North Carolina Symphony in October and will bring a very important More...

By Scott On Monday, September 24th, 2018
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Cherokee-inspired sculpture unveiled

ART: Sculptor and Western Carolina University Student Todd Martin pulls the tarp off his work “Wi”. His work was unveiled on the campus Sept. 21. (JOSEPH MARTIN/One Feather)   By JOSEPH MARTIN ONE FEATHER More...

By Scott On Wednesday, September 19th, 2018
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Big Y big winner at EBCI Community Awards

COMMUNITY: Chumper Walker (left), EBCI Cooperative Extension director, presents members of the Big Y Community with the Community of Distinction Award at the annual Community Awards banquet held at the Yellowhill More...

By Scott On Monday, September 17th, 2018
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Messages from the Drum: Tribal member launches web radio show

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   Beverly Bushyhead, MA, MPA, is combating the notion that Native Americans and First Nations people are extinct.  The EBCI tribal member, who currently resides More...

By Scott On Wednesday, September 5th, 2018
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Cherokee students learn about human body, healthy lifestyle

HEART: Sara Toineeta, a fifth grader at Cherokee Elementary School, checks her pulse after jumping ten times at the heart station portion of the Speedway to Healthy exhibit at the Chief Joyce Dugan Cultural Arts More...