FOOTBALL: Braves double Black Knights in key conference win 

ON THE BOARD: Tye Mintz (#1), Braves senior quarterback, drags Robbinsville’s Austin Lovin (#9) into the end zone for a touchdown in the first half of a game at Ray Kinsland Stadium on Friday, Oct. 20. (SCOTT MCKIE B.P./One Feather photos)   By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   On paper, the offensive output by Cherokee and Robbinsville More...

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By Scott On Thursday, October 19th, 2017
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CROSS COUNTRY: Cherokee hosts Conference Championship

ALL-CONFERENCE: Oztin Swayney, a member of the Cherokee Middle School cross country team, runs to a third place finish at the Smoky Mountain Conference Championship held at Cherokee High School on the afternoon More...

By Scott On Saturday, October 14th, 2017
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FOOTBALL: Braves top Andrews on road to stay unbeaten 

CRUNCH TIME: Cherokee’s Byron Locust (#70) and Damian Blanton (#36) combine for a tackle of Andrews’ quarterback Dillan Phillips. They led the Braves with 10.5 tackles each. (SCOTT MCKIE B.P./One Feather photos)   By More...

By Scott On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017
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Local roller derby team to host ‘Day of Skating Dead’ Invitational

DERBY: The Bryson City SMRG Lil Nemesisters roller derby team will take on Asheville’s Mad Divas during the double header on Sunday, Oct. 22 at the Swain County Rec Center. Tickets are $5. Games times are More...

By Scott On Sunday, October 8th, 2017
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FOOTBALL: Big second half lifts Braves over Rosman 

SURE HANDS: Holden Straughan (#20), Braves senior wide receiver, catches a pass from Tye Mintz (#1) as Rosman’s Joshua Voris tries to defend during a game at Ray Kinsland Stadium on Friday, Oct. 6. (SCOTT MCKIE More...

By Scott On Sunday, October 1st, 2017
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FOOTBALL: Braves roll in big win over rival Swain 

BIG STOP: Cherokee’s Tye Mintz (#1) tackles Swain Co.’s Brodie Bowman (#12) near the goal line as time expires in the first half of a game at Swain Co. on Friday, Sept. 29. The Braves took a 14-7 lead More...

By Scott On Friday, September 29th, 2017
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ON THE SIDELINES: Take a knee, don’t take a knee…just get on with it

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   Ok, I’ll bite.  I’ve tried, in vain apparently, to avoid commenting on the one controversy that has completely taken over professional football – people More...

By Scott On Saturday, September 23rd, 2017
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FOOTBALL: Braves improve to 5-0 with big Homecoming win 

DIVE: Kyler Hill, Braves sophomore running back, dives into the end zone for a touchdown in the fourth quarter of a game against the Carolina Gladiators at Ray Kinsland Stadium on Friday, Sept. 22. (SCOTT MCKIE More...

By Scott On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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2017-18 Georgia Swarm regular season schedule

    Day Date Opponent Time (ET) Arena Friday Dec. 8 at New England 7:30 p.m. Mohegan Sun Arena Saturday Dec. 23 at Colorado 9:00 p.m. Pepsi Center Saturday Dec. 30 Rochester 7:05 p.m. Infinite More...

By Scott On Sunday, September 17th, 2017
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CROSS COUNTRY: Cherokee hosts Invitational meet 

ANCHOR: With a third place finish, Oztin Swayney helped lead the Cherokee Middle School boys to a second place team finish at the Cherokee XC Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 16. (SCOTT MCKIE B.P./One Feather)   By More...