BASKETBALL: Lady Braves atop conference, ranked third in state

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   HAYESVILLE – The Cherokee Lady Braves are 13-2 on the season, atop the Big Smoky Mountain Conference, and are ranked third in the state (1A) in the poll that was released on Friday, Jan. 18.  Their latest win came on Friday at Hayesville as they defeated the Lady Yellow Jackets 74-56. “I More...

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By Scott On Thursday, January 17th, 2019

INDOOR TRACK & FIELD: Panther qualifies for state meet

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   Hallah Panther, a junior at Cherokee High School, has qualified for the North Carolina 1A State Indoor Track and Field meet.  With a jump of 8-0 during a meet More...

By Scott On Wednesday, January 16th, 2019

ON THE SIDELINES: NCHSAA addresses fans’ behavior towards referees

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   There’s not a single high school football or basketball game that I attend where there’s not at least one fan yelling at the referee over a call.  This is More...

By Scott On Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

Tribal member joins Phoenix Honda Racing Team

  Isaac Teasdale, a member of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians from the Snowbird Community, will be racing motocross for the Phoenix Honda Racing Team. (Photo contributed) Isaac Teasdale, a member of the More...

By Scott On Monday, January 14th, 2019

FOOTBALL: Braves named to Food City Border Bowl roster

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. – Six members of the Cherokee Braves varsity football team will join top prep players from four states in this year’s Food City Border Bowl.  More...

By Scott On Sunday, January 6th, 2019

BASKETBALL: NASA tournament brackets

  These are the brackets for the various divisions of the NASA Basketball Tournament, hosted by the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, on Jan. 10-12.      More...

By Scott On Saturday, January 5th, 2019

WRESTLING: Braves place at Chief Osley B. Saunooke tournament

Cherokee High School wrestlers McClay Phillips (left) and Dakota Siweumptewa (second from right) both took second place in their respective divisions at the annual Chief Osley B. Saunooke Memorial Tournament on More...

By Scott On Thursday, January 3rd, 2019

Updated CHS basketball schedule

  Note: This schedule has been updated, per the CHS Athletic Dept., as of Thursday, Jan. 3.    Friday, Jan. 4 – vs Franklin Saturday, Jan. 5 – Varsity Braves travel will play Glenn High School at More...

By Scott On Tuesday, December 18th, 2018

FOOTBALL: Five Braves named to SMC All-Conference team

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   Five Cherokee Braves were named to the All-Smoky Mountain Conference football team and another four received Honorable Mentions as post-season honors are handed More...

By Scott On Saturday, December 15th, 2018

BASKETBALL: Lady Braves get big win at Swain; Braves lose close one 

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF    BRYSON CITY – The Cherokee Lady Braves (3-0) led the entire game as they remained unbeaten with a big 79-51 win at Swain County on Friday, Dec. 14.  Deante More...