Ray Kinsland, “Helper of Young Men”, passes away

Ray Kinsland watches closely as the Braves scrimmage Gatlinburg-Pittman (Tenn.) at Ray Kinsland Stadium on the afternoon of Aug. 14, 2014. (SCOTT MCKIE B.P./One Feather photos)     By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   Ray Kinsland, the man synonymous with helping members of the Cherokee community, especially the youth, passed away More...

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By Scott On Tuesday, June 11th, 2019
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McCoy, Sneed to face off in September Chief’s race

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   Richard G. Sneed, incumbent Principal Chief, and Teresa McCoy, a former long-time Big Cove Tribal Council representative, will square off in the race for the Principal More...

By Scott On Wednesday, June 5th, 2019
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Tribal Council work session leaves constitution referendum question unanswered

  By JONAH LOSSIAH ONE FEATHER STAFF   Lloyd Arneach got word on Monday, June 3 that the Citizens for a Constitution had until July 1 to get their document on the ballet for the September election. This More...

By Scott On Sunday, June 2nd, 2019
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Groundbreaking held for new Cherokee Youth Center

Tribal officials of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians join kids for the groundbreaking of the new Cherokee Youth Center on the afternoon of Friday, May 31. (JONAH LOSSIAH/One Feather photo)   By JONAH LOSSIAH ONE More...

By Scott On Friday, May 31st, 2019
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Remember the Removal Riders embark on 35th Anniversary journey 

The 2019 Remember the Removal riders, representing the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians and the Cherokee Nation (Okla.), gather at the Kituwah Mound for send-off event in their honor on the evening of Friday, May More...

By Scott On Friday, May 31st, 2019
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Harrah’s Cherokee wins bid for Asheville Civic Center

    By JONAH LOSSIAH ONE FEATHER STAFF   The City Council of Asheville selected Harrah’s Cherokee’s bid for the new naming rights of the Asheville Civic Center. It is a deal that is set to last More...

By Scott On Monday, May 27th, 2019
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Cherokee remembers fallen warriors on Memorial Day

During a Memorial Day Ceremony at the Cherokee Veterans Memorial Park on Monday, May 27, Principal Chief Richard G. Sneed, left, U.S. Marine Corps veteran, salutes after placing a wreath along with Sgt. Major Frank More...

By Scott On Friday, May 24th, 2019
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Snowbird breaks ground on ‘State-of-the-art’ Complex

Tribal leaders of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians break ground on the new Snowbird Community Center on the afternoon of Thursday, May 23. Shown, left to right, are Tribal Council Chairman Adam Wachacha, Big More...

By Scott On Friday, May 24th, 2019
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“Our memories will remain”: Cherokee High School graduates 73

Jacee Smith, left, receives her Cherokee High School diploma from Dr. Debora Foerst, CHS principal, during the annual commencement ceremony held at Ray Kinsland Stadium on the evening of Thursday, May 23. (SCOTT More...

By Scott On Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019
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Groundbreaking held for Kolanvyi Community Center

Tribal leaders of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians break ground on the new Kolanvyi Community Center, located in the Big Cove Community, on the afternoon of Wednesday, May 22. Shown, left to right, are Wolftown More...