TRACK & FIELD: Middle School Braves win Smoky Mountain Conference Championship

  HAYESVILLE – By a margin of half of a point, the Cherokee Middle School Braves (123 points) edged Swain County Middle School (122.5 points) to win the Smoky Mountain Conference Middle School Track & Field Championship held at Hayesville High School on Monday, April 22. The Lady Braves took fifth place in the girls team event. Following More...

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By Scott On Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019

GYMNASTICS: Smoky Mountain Competition Cheer Club teams win U.S. Finals

The Senior Sapphires team from the Smoky Mountain Competition Cheer Club was crowned National Champions for their division at the Louisville, Ky. location in the Senior Level 3.1 Performance Rec Division. They are More...

By Scott On Wednesday, April 10th, 2019

ON THE SIDELINES: Coach Briggs is retiring and will be missed

Kent Briggs, Braves head football coach, shown on the sidelines of the 1A State Championship game on Dec. 9, 2017 at North Carolina State University, is retiring. (SCOTT MCKIE B.P./One Feather photos)   By More...

By Scott On Friday, April 5th, 2019

BASKETBALL: Teesateskie signs with Johnson University

Surrounded by her family, Tori Teesateskie, Lady Braves senior seated second from left, signed a letter of intent in the Charles George Memorial Arena on the morning of Friday, April 5 to play basketball next season More...

By Scott On Thursday, April 4th, 2019

TRACK & FIELD: Cherokee Middle participates in Rosman meet

  Rosman Middle School hosted a meet on Monday, April 1 at the Brevard College Track in Brevard.  Following are the Cherokee Middle School results from that meet per Boys 110M Hurdles: Dacin More...

By Scott On Thursday, April 4th, 2019

TRACK & FIELD: Cherokee participates in meet at Robbinsville

  Robbinsville High School hosted a meet on Wednesday, April 3.  Following are Cherokee High School results from that meet per Girls 100M Dash: Dalericka King, 4th, 13.95; Jacee Smith, 15th, More...

By Scott On Friday, March 29th, 2019

TRACK & FIELD: Swain County SMC Meet results

  Cherokee High School hosted the Swain County SMC Meet on the afternoon of Wednesday, March 27.  Following are CHS results per Girls Discus Throw 3 – Aia Johnson 67’ 4” 7 – Awee Sequoyah More...

By Scott On Friday, March 22nd, 2019

New state championship road signs installed

Tribal and school officials unveil two new state championship signs, honoring the 1995-96 Lady Braves 1A State Basketball Champions and the 2017 Braves 1A State Football Champions, at the Cherokee Central Schools More...

By Scott On Friday, March 15th, 2019

BASKETBALL: Cherokee players named to All-Conference teams

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   The Big Smoky Mountain All-Conference teams have been released, and the Cherokee Braves and Lady Braves are represented on both.  The Lady Braves’ Deante Toineeta, More...

By Scott On Thursday, March 14th, 2019

SOFTBALL: Maroon Devils defeat Cherokee 15-1

  The Cherokee Lady Braves (0-1) lost their season opener, in a home game, against the Swain Co. Lady Maroon Devils by a score of 15-1 on the afternoon of Wednesday, March 13.  Swain scored 2 runs in the first More...