Jones-Bowman Fellows deliver backpacks over holidays

  GIVING: The 2017-18 Jones-Bowman Fellows are shown delivering backpacks to the EBCI Family Safety staff. Shown (left-right) back row – Elizabeth Fyvolent, Nicholas Squirrel, and Nikki Toineeta; middle row – Cruz Galaviz, Sasha Jumper, Barbara Parker, Chloe Blythe, Kayla Johnson, and Faith Long; front row Shana Lambert and Brantly Junaluska. More...

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By Scott On Saturday, January 13th, 2018

Cherokee Middle School 2nd Quarter Honor Rolls

  6th Grade Honor Rolls Principal Honor Roll: Jasmine Robertson, George Saunooke, Jenna Cruz, Carys Holiday, Seshadri Pratama, Ann Toineeta, Siddalee Thomason, Isaac Welch, Roxi Bark, Janna Girty, Evan Nations Alpha More...

By Scott On Tuesday, January 9th, 2018

VETERANS CORNER: Lt. Lewis H. Harding – United States Navy

  AVIATOR: Lewis H. Harding, an EBCI tribal member who served in the United States Navy as a Naval Aviator, is shown at the Naval Air Station in Jacksonville, Fla. in February 1965. During his time in the service, More...

By Scott On Friday, January 5th, 2018

AROUND THE REZ: Eddie Swimmer is a great ambassador for Tribe

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   When you can hold the attention of an audience of children and have them sit in awe, you’ve accomplished something.  Several months ago, Cherokee Central Schools More...

By Scott On Friday, December 15th, 2017

AROUND THE REZ: Lou Johnson embodies the idea of a giving spirit

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   With us being just a few days away from Christmas, the idea of a giving spirit is amplified this time of year.  There is no other person that personifies that More...

By Scott On Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

Olympic champion visits Cherokee students

INSPIRATIONAL: Billy Mills, an Oglala Lakota from the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota and Olympic Gold Medalist, spoke to the students at Cherokee Central Schools on Wednesday, Dec. 13 in the Chief More...

By Scott On Thursday, December 7th, 2017

Tribe selects 2018 Remember the Removal Riders 

RIDERS: The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians representatives for the 2018 Remember the Removal bike ride are shown (left-right) in this photo taken on the evening of Thursday, Dec. 7: standing – Brooke Coggins, More...

By Scott On Thursday, December 7th, 2017

AROUND THE REZ: Cherokee Chamber Singers make the Tribe proud

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   In the past few years, Cherokee has seen a surge of interest in musical theater and choral singing, due mainly in part to the programs going on at Cherokee Central More...

By Scott On Tuesday, November 28th, 2017

VETERANS CORNER: Master Sergeant Thomas B. Harris

  AIR FORCE: Master Sergeant Thomas B. Harris, an EBCI tribal member, is the Avionics Activities Security Manager for the 301st Fighter Wing.  (Photo courtesy of Harris family) Master Sergeant Thomas B. Harris, More...

By Scott On Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

Read the entire Yogi Crowe Memorial Scholarship Fund Annual Report (2017)

Yogi Crowe Annual Report 2017  More...