Alan Sumeriski selected as Smokies Deputy Superintendent 

  Great Smoky Mountains National Park Superintendent Cassius Cash announced on Monday, May 17 that Alan Sumeriski has been selected as the deputy superintendent. Sumeriski has served as the Facility Management Division chief since 2007, along with multiple detail assignments as the acting deputy superintendent in the Smokies and other leadership More...

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By Scott On Friday, May 14th, 2021
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Tribal Council addresses Election Board investigation

  By JONAH LOSSIAH One Feather Staff   Tribal Council passed a resolution requesting the Tribe (Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians) to release information regarding the investigation of the 2017 Tribal More...

By Scott On Friday, May 14th, 2021
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Decision Day event recognizes EBCI high school seniors 

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. One Feather Staff    The 1st Annual Decision Day event, honoring Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians (EBCI) high school seniors, was held at the Cherokee Indian Fairgrounds on the evening More...

By Scott On Thursday, May 13th, 2021
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N.C. Chief Justice visits Cherokee

  By JONAH LOSSIAH One Feather Staff   North Carolina Chief Justice Paul Newby toured the Tribal Court system as part of his 100-county tour on Tuesday, May 11. Chief Justice Newby was elected by a narrow More...

By Scott On Monday, May 10th, 2021
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Becky Walker memorial garden passed by Tribal Council

  By JONAH LOSSIAH One Feather Staff   Tribal Council passed an amended resolution that will add a memorial garden for Becky Walker and others at the future pavilion location near Kituwah. Tribal Council More...

By Scott On Friday, May 7th, 2021
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Council changes tribal law on marijuana

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. One Feather Staff   Tribal Council made changes to drug code for the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians when dealing with small amounts of marijuana.  Ord. No. 380 was submitted by More...

By Scott On Friday, May 7th, 2021
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Carmaleta Monteith named EBCI Beloved Woman

    By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. One Feather Staff   Carmaleta Littlejohn Monteith, an elder from the Yellowhill Community, is the newest Beloved Woman of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians (EBCI).  Tribal More...

By Scott On Thursday, May 6th, 2021
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Tribal Court Judgment Summaries for May 5, 6

Judgment Summary for May 5 Blythe, Anita Kaye 14-25.2 Drugs: Simple Possession of Marijuana – Dismissed, Improper Charge   French, Walther Nathaniel 14-25.13 Harassment – Dismissed, Mediation Successful 14-95.5(a) More...

By Scott On Wednesday, May 5th, 2021
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Tribal Court Judgment Summary for May 4

  Bradley, Jessica Alane 14-95.5(c) Drugs: Simple Possession of Marijuana – Dismissed, No Discovery 20-138.1(a) Driving While Impaired – Dismissed, No Discovery   Junaluska, Nina Marie 14-95.6(b) Drugs: More...

By Scott On Tuesday, May 4th, 2021
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Tribe signs MOU with South College Asheville

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. One Feather Staff   The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians (EBCI) and South College Asheville (SCA) entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on the afternoon of Tuesday, May More...