Governor presents Order of the Long Leaf Pine to WCU’s Chancellor Belcher

HONORED: Gov. Roy Cooper (right) presents the Order of the Long Leaf Pine citation to Western Carolina University Chancellor David O. Belcher. (WCU photo)   CULLOWHEE – Gov. Roy Cooper presented Western Carolina University Chancellor David O. Belcher with one of North Carolina’s highest civilian honors, the Order of the Long Leaf Pine, in recognition More...

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By Scott On Wednesday, April 25th, 2018
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Snowbird student marking graves in community

HISTORY: Ryen Bird, an EBCI tribal member from the Snowbird Community and a junior at Robbinsville High School, is shown in the Buffalo Independent Baptist Church cemetery on the morning of Wednesday, April 25. More...

By Scott On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
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Cherokee Middle School Honor Rolls – 3rd Nine Weeks

  8th Grade Principal’s Honor Roll: Rayna Ricks, Tehya Littlejohn, Johnny Bradley, Gabriel Jarvis, Miranda Lopez, Eli McCoy, Lucian Davis, Mason Ledford Alpha Honor Roll: Caedance Smith, Abigail Taylor, Evan More...

By Scott On Friday, April 20th, 2018
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Cherokee students learn about natural resources, environment

AQUATIC: Cherokee Elementary School second graders look on in amazement as Michael J. LaVoie, EBCI Natural Resources Program manager, shows them a green fin darter fish, one of several aquatic species he shared More...

By Scott On Thursday, April 19th, 2018
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Fundraising efforts going well for Warriors’ London trip

DONATION: Several members of the Warriors of Anikituhwa pose with a $500 donation from the Steve Youngdeer American Legion Post 143 which will be used to help fund their trip later this year to London, England. More...

By Scott On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018
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New Kituwah Academy students plant garden

GUIDANCE: JC Wachacha (left), a first language Cherokee speaker, gives helpful hints and guidance to students at New Kituwah Academy as they planted two raised garden beds on the morning of Wednesday, April 18. More...

By Scott On Tuesday, April 17th, 2018
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Three Cherokee students admitted to prestigious performing arts school

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   Three students at Cherokee High School have been accepted to one of the most prestigious performing arts schools in the country.  Eason Esquivel, a senior, and More...

By Scott On Tuesday, April 17th, 2018
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Cherokee musical theater to present “Shrek: The Musical” and more in May

BE OUR GUEST: Jake Sneed, a junior at Cherokee High School, plays Cogsworth in the school’s production of the musical “Beauty and the Beast” last spring. The school will produce “Shrek: The Musical” on More...

By Scott On Monday, April 16th, 2018
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Junaluska among UNC Asheville students honored

LEADERSHIP: Brantly Junaluska (center), an EBCI tribal member, is shown receiving a UNCA Leadership Award from Interim Chancellor Joe Urgo (left) and Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs Bill Haggard during an awards More...

By Scott On Tuesday, April 10th, 2018
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New Kituwah Academy Honor Rolls, Perfect Attendance – 3rd Nine Weeks

  Perfect Attendance: Aria Tsisdetsi Toineeta – 1st; Raul Waya Hernandez – 2nd; Mack Ganvnv Burgess – 3rd; Ajalah Kiyuga Locust – 3rd; Moke Agasga Tafoya – 4th   A Honor Roll: Mack Ganvnv Burgess More...