CCS Board moves reserve account to the EBCI Investment Committee

  By JONAH LOSSIAH ONE FEATHER STAFF   The first June meeting of the Cherokee Central Schools (CCS) Board of Education was called to order at 4:30 p.m. Monday, June 3 with Chairperson Charlotte Saunooke; Vice Chairperson Gloria Griffin; Secretary Jennifer Thompson; board members Isaac Long, Karen French-Browning, and John Crowe; Superintendent More...

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By Scott On Monday, June 3rd, 2019
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Moe’s Southwest Grill opens at Harrah’s Cherokee Valley River

  MURPHY – Harrah’s Cherokee Valley River Casino & Hotel announced the recent grand opening of their new food outlet, Moe’s Southwest Grill. Moe’s currently serves 700 locations in the 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 Thursday, May 30th, 2019
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Oconaluftee Jobs Corps slated to close, one of nine nationwide

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   The Oconaluftee Job Corps Civilian Conversation Center (CCC) is one of nine Job Corps CCCs nationwide that is slated to close per announcements by various federal More...

By Scott On Tuesday, May 28th, 2019
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Tribal Court Dockets for May 29, 30

  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 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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North Carolina state senators voice opposition to Catawba Bill

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   The Catawba Indian Nation is seeking a casino near Kings Mountain, and Senate Bill S. 790 would help pave the way for them to open up for business.  Leaders of More...

By Scott On Friday, May 24th, 2019
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School Board finalizes budget proposal at second Monthly Meeting

  By JONAH LOSSIAH ONE FEATHER STAFF   The Tuesday, May 21 meeting of the Cherokee Central Schools (CCS) Board of Education was called to order at 11 a.m. with Chairperson Charlotte Saunooke; Vice Chairperson More...