EDITORIAL: Someday, you will be an Elder too

As I draw closer to the “official” designation (only three years to go), I find myself thinking more and more about the good and bad of being on elder.

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By Scott On Monday, February 13th, 2017

COMMENTARY: Observations and random thoughts Vol. 16.1 – The Neverending Trump issue.

The inauguration is over, we now officially have a new President…a new POTUS…I love acronyms

By Scott On Friday, February 10th, 2017

LETTER: Reader raises concerns about driving safety, pedestrian safety, and more

We live in Cherokee and don’t drive at night unless we absolutely have to

By Scott On Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

Tribal Court Docket for Feb. 21

This is a criminal docket date for the Cherokee Tribal Court. All of the defendants listed have only been charged with the crimes/offenses listed and should be considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

By Scott On Friday, February 3rd, 2017

EDITORIAL: Why are we so gullible?

The Merriam-Webster dictionary speaks to the etymology of the word by saying, “… (gullible) descends from the verb gull, meaning “to deceive or take advantage of.”

By Scott On Monday, January 30th, 2017

EDITORIAL: On the fringe    

Tommy Cochrane wrote and his band, Red Rider, performed “Lunatic Fringe” in the early 1970’s.

By Scott On Tuesday, January 24th, 2017

LETTER: Tribal member weighs in on Constitution, Detention Center

This was supposed to be putting our people back in power over our Tribe

By Scott On Friday, January 20th, 2017

COMMENTARY: Observations and random thoughts Vol. 15.1 – Trump and nothing but Trump issue.

This is the first issue of 2017 and Trump has finally been sworn in, it’s now been some time now since the election was decided and the reality show that is President-elect Trump with his “victory tour”

By Scott On Monday, January 16th, 2017

EDITORIAL: Accentuating the positive

With all the opportunities and challenges that this new year will bring, we shouldn’t forget those people and things that make our lives better.

By Scott On Thursday, January 5th, 2017

LETTER: Where is the customer service?

A lot of tribal members have really great paying jobs and have to work with the public