EDITORIAL: Let’s try to get this right

It has been and continues to be a historic journey for the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians.

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By Scott On Saturday, May 13th, 2017
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LETTER: Reader shares thoughts on Lumbees with Sen. Burr

The Skarure Katehnuaka Tuscarora Nation of Indians have and are of a rich part of NC history past and present.

By Scott On Monday, May 8th, 2017
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LETTER: Tribal member shares thoughts on Lumbees with Senator

The following letter was sent to Senator Burr expressing my concern with his support of the Lumbee Recognition Act.

By Scott On Monday, May 8th, 2017
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EDITORIAL: The Frog will Swallow the Sun

A once-in-a-lifetime event will take place in a very narrow strip of geography across the United States.

By Scott On Monday, May 8th, 2017
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COMMENTARY: Some thoughts on parenting

Vice Chief Richard G. Sneed gives his thoughts on parenting and discusses the upcoming Better Dads Festival in Asheville.

By Scott On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017
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COMMENTARY: Action, reaction…or distraction issue

It seems these days that the action never stops. It’s been another busy few weeks.

By Scott On Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017
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EDITORIAL: Using the “z” word

Most communities don’t like it. When it comes to land use, owners don’t like to be told how they can, or can’t use their land.

By Scott On Monday, April 24th, 2017
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EDITORIAL: Can we handle the truth, or even recognize it?

If ever there was an example of why we need clear, concise law, it is the situation we find ourselves in now. We are now finding that it is going to take a court session (or three) to figure the difference between the “letter of the law” and the “essence of the law”.

By Scott On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017
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EDITORIAL: Trumped

“Does a resolution trump an ordinance?” This and many other questions were presented during Tribal Council last week.

By Scott On Monday, April 17th, 2017
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LETTER: Divided house cannot serve Cherokee people

I am truly sorry that anyone should have to be addressing the current negative status of our tribal government.