National Census Day is April 1

  National Census Day is April 1 when all residents of the United States are invited to participate in the 2020 Census.  Residents of the Qualla Boundary can self-respond: online go to: my2020census.gov, phone (844) 330-2020, or mail if you have received a packet. Results from the 2020 Census will be used to direct billions of dollars in federal More...

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By Scott On Monday, March 30th, 2020
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Opening of fishing season in Cherokee to non-members postponed until further notice 

  Tribal leadership of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians met recently and made the difficult decision to postpone the open fishing season in Cherokee.  This unexpected closure may extend until the end of More...

By Scott On Monday, March 30th, 2020
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Horseshoe Bend National Military Park modifying operations

  Horseshoe Bend National Military Park, in response to guidance from the Alabama Department of Public Health, is announcing additional modifications to operations to support federal, state, and local efforts More...

By Scott On Thursday, March 26th, 2020
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EBCI Legal Assistance Office operations during COVID-19 

  The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians (EBCI) suspended all tribal operations and closed tribal offices as of March 23 to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Even so, many tribal services remain available. For More...

By Scott On Thursday, March 26th, 2020
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COVID-19 cases in North Carolina through March 26 

  Note: These figures were compiled by Dr. Reva Ballew using data from the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services.  March 3: First case of COVID-NC in North Carolina.  This person was in Wake County More...

By Scott On Thursday, March 26th, 2020
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UT Grad School Fellowship applications available 

  The Yogi Crowe Memorial Scholarship Fund has announced that the University of Tennessee Graduate School will provide a fellowship to a graduate or doctoral student recommended by the Yogi Crowe Memorial Scholarship More...

By Scott On Wednesday, March 25th, 2020
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Download the 2019 Yogi Crowe Annual Report

2019 Yogi Crowe Annual Report  More...

By Scott On Tuesday, March 24th, 2020
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SCC to transition to virtual college and adjusts academic calendar

  SYLVA – Starting on Wednesday, March 25, Southwestern Community College will primarily and temporarily transition to a virtual college due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. The college remains open and fully operational More...

By Scott On Tuesday, March 24th, 2020
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Horseshoe Bend announces temporary Visitor Center closure 

  Horseshoe Bend National Military Park’s Visitor Center and picnic area will be closed through at least April 17. Park grounds including the boat ramp, tour road, nature trail, and restroom facilities More...

By Scott On Tuesday, March 24th, 2020
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EBCI Cooperative Extension Newsletter

EBCI Cooperative Extension Newsletter for Tuesday, March 24  More...