Braves football team, Mintz receive WNC Sports Awards

TEAM: The Cherokee Braves varsity football team, shown at a ceremony on Friday, May 4 where they received their 2017 1A State Championship rings, won the Skyland Automotive Group Division II Male Team of the Year award at the WNC Sports Awards held at the Grove Park Inn in Asheville on Sunday, May 6. (SCOTT MCKIE B.P./One Feather photos)   By SCOTT More...

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By Scott On Friday, May 4th, 2018

FOOTBALL: Braves receive state championship rings

UNITY: The Cherokee Braves 2017 varsity football team was honored with their state championship rings on the evening of Friday, May 4 at Ray Kinsland Stadium. (SCOTT MCKIE B.P./One Feather photos)   By SCOTT More...

By Scott On Friday, May 4th, 2018

Smith named SONC Athlete of the Month

TRACK: Jacee Smith, a member of the Cherokee Lady Braves varsity track team, competes in the 100M Dash at the Smoky Mountain Conference championship meet held at Cherokee High School on the afternoon of Wednesday, More...

By Scott On Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018

TRACK & FIELD: Cherokee athletes win titles at SMC Championship 

DISTANCE: Cherokee’s Darius Lambert pulls ahead of Hiwassee Dam’s Caelan Anderson and Hayesville’s Gavin Morgan early in the boys 1600M Run. Lambert went on to win the race by a time of 4:43.15. He also won More...

By Scott On Monday, April 30th, 2018

TRACK & FIELD: Cherokee hosts SMC Middle School Championship

  Cherokee Middle School played host to the Smoky Mountain Conference Middle School Championship on Friday, April 27.  Hayesville Middle won the girls team title and Murphy Middle took the boys championship.  More...

By Scott On Wednesday, April 25th, 2018

Georgia Swarm, Harrah’s Cherokee Casinos renew deal

SWARM: The Swarm recently hosted its third annual Native American Heritage Night presented by the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians on March 24. During its 17-12 win against the New England Black Wolves, the Swarm More...

By Scott On Friday, April 20th, 2018

TRACK & FIELD: Swain County Invitational results

  BRYSON CITY – Swain County High School hosted the Swain County Invitational on the afternoon of Wednesday, April 18.  A total of fifteen teams competed including: Cherokee, Andrews, Enka, Hayesville, Highlands, More...

By Scott On Wednesday, April 11th, 2018

Cherokee Life Recreation youth volleyball practice and game schedule

  Team Rosters: Team 1: Coach Terri Hogner, Jamy-Lyn Teesateskie, Chloe Cooper, Lolo Hogner, Kaitlyn Tahquette, Julissa Staton, Whitney Rogers, Lilah Reynolds, Evie Nations Team 2: Coach Citrus Bigwitch, Sateva More...

By Scott On Friday, April 6th, 2018

FOOTBALL: Younce signs with Emory & Henry

CUTLINE: Flanked by his family, Brier Younce (second from left), an EBCI tribal member and senior at Swain County High School, signs a letter of intent on Friday, April 6 to play football next year at Emory & More...

By Scott On Saturday, March 31st, 2018

BASKETBALL: Cherokee girls take second place in NAYO tournament

UNITY: The Dream Team, representing the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, took second place in the NAYO 15-17 girls division tournament held in Cherokee on March 29-31. Shown (left-right) are – Cecelia Runner, More...