GUEST COMMENTARY: Missing the Christ of Christmas

  Pastor Nick Smith   A familiar decoration at Christmas is the Nativity Scene.  Some people adorn their homes with small statues or their yards with large illumined figures of the Nativity.  We know the characters all too well.  There is Mary, Joseph, the shepherds, the wise men, angels, and, of course, the baby Jesus.  All of these individuals More...

by Scott | Published 2 days ago
By Scott On Wednesday, December 12th, 2018
0 Comments

COMMENTARY: Cherokee’s young people need varied music shows

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   My wife and I recently watched a short documentary on YouTube entitled “Metal from the Dirt” which covered a fledging, and growing, metal band scene on the More...

By Scott On Friday, December 7th, 2018
0 Comments

EDITORIAL: Familiarity breeds contempt

  By ROBERT JUMPER  ONE FEATHER EDITOR    I was watching the live feed of Tribal Council and again some of the official video archives of different sessions of government workings, and I came away a More...

By Scott On Friday, December 7th, 2018
0 Comments

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tribal member addresses housing issues

  We will soon be the proud recipients of a tribal government that has, for the first time in our people’s history, decided to use tribal resources to directly benefit people who aren’t even citizens of More...

By Scott On Monday, December 3rd, 2018
0 Comments

EDITORIAL: Adding value to the language

  By ROBERT JUMPER ONE FEATHER EDITOR   Getting youth engaged in the Cherokee language can be challenging. Our young people are smart, energetic and purposeful. From early ages, our kids will challenge More...

By Scott On Monday, December 3rd, 2018
0 Comments

COMMENTARY: Rep. Meadows’ reprimand should cause local reflection

  By JOSEPH MARTIN ONE FEATHER STAFF   Our congressional representative in congress, Mark Meadows (R-N.C.) was recently reprimanded by the bipartisan House Ethics Committee over how he chose to respond More...

By Scott On Monday, November 26th, 2018
0 Comments

EDITORIAL: A double-edged sword

  By ROBERT JUMPER ONE FEATHER EDITOR   The EBCI tribal government recently announced the long-standing practice of random drug testing of tribal employees had been researched and found to be a violation More...

By Scott On Monday, November 26th, 2018
0 Comments

COMMENTARY: Tribe needs to allow media access, all access

  By JOSEPH MARTIN ONE FEATHER STAFF   People often make the mistake of assuming that government control of the media consists solely of trying to censor the paper. It’s much more than that, and they More...

By Scott On Friday, November 16th, 2018
0 Comments

COMMENTARY: Elections and their operations due for upgrades

  By JOSEPH MARTIN ONE FEATHER STAFF   With what has happened with this year’s midterms, in Florida, in North Dakota, in Georgia, where issues of voter suppression, provisional ballots, recounts and More...

By Scott On Friday, November 16th, 2018
0 Comments

EDITORIAL: A crisis of credibility

  By ROBERT JUMPER ONE FEATHER EDITOR   2015 – “Officially confirming the fourth estate to the framework of our government is an important exercise in tribal sovereignty and self-governance. More...