Cherokee Gardener’s Journal: A woman’s got to know her limitations

  By JODY BRADLEY   So I’m getting older.  Who’s not?  My life changes every day in many ways. These days, I realize I need to slow down, take a break and smell the roses, or in my case, “deck time!” I remember working in my garden for hours with no impact on my body or my mind.  I would stay out until dark totally absorbed More...

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By Scott On Wednesday, July 18th, 2018
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Tribal member completes run to Oklahoma

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   Kallup McCoy II left Kituwah on the morning of May 14, and a month-and-a-half and many grueling miles later, he finished his journey.  In order to raise awareness More...

By Scott On Monday, July 16th, 2018
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Miss Cherokee Faith Long honored at National UNITY Conference  

  SAN DIEGO, Calif. – Over 2,400 native youth gathered at the 42nd United National Indian Tribal Youth Conference in San Diego, where Miss Cherokee 2017-18 Faith Long was inducted into the third class More...

By Scott On Friday, July 13th, 2018
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William Barnhill exhibit featured at WCU’s Mountain Heritage Center

  CULLOWHEE – Western Carolina University’s Mountain Heritage Center is hosting an exhibit on William A. Barnhill, a photographer who documented early 20th-century regional craftsmanship, in the museum’s More...

By Scott On Wednesday, July 11th, 2018
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EBCI Remember the Removal Riders welcomed home

WELCOME HOME: With family and friends holdings encouraging signs, the 2018 Remember the Removal Riders from the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians ride into a welcome back event held at the Tribal Council House on More...

By Scott On Tuesday, July 10th, 2018
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WCU hosts Judaculla Camp

LEARNING: Nate Crowe, an EBCI tribal member, participates in the Judaculla Camp this summer, a partnership between Western Carolina University and the Eastern Band of Cherokee Education and Training program. (WCU More...

By Scott On Monday, July 9th, 2018
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Cherokee Central Schools earns professional excellence award

  The National Joint Committee for the Communication Needs of Persons with Severe Disabilities (NJC) recently honored the Cherokee Central Schools Related Professionals Team of Julie Ogletree, Tina Woody, Linda More...

By Scott On Monday, July 9th, 2018
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Veterans’ Corner: Warren Dupree

  By ROBERT JUMPER and WARREN DUPREE   VETERAN: Warren Dupree, an EBCI tribal member, has served his country in three different branches of service over several decades and two wars. (Photos courtesy of More...

By Scott On Friday, July 6th, 2018
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A Cherokee Gardener’s Journal: Grow-A-Row

  By JODY BRADLEY    Every gardener at some point in time says to himself, “Why did I plant so many?”  I asked myself that the first year I planted spaghetti squash. That questions lead to, More...

By Scott On Friday, July 6th, 2018
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University of Tennessee Fellowship awarded to Welch 

  The Richard (Yogi) Crowe Memorial Scholarship Fund and the University of Tennessee Graduate School have announced that Natalie Welch, an EBCI tribal member, has been provided a $15,000 fellowship for the More...