Swain County and Cherokee High Graduates awarded Undergraduate Scholarships and Research Support at UNC Asheville

  UNC Asheville 2021 graduate Corbin Wildcatt and Caden Pheasant Class of 2025. (UNC Asheville photos) UNC Asheville 2021 graduate Corbin Wildcatt has been awarded a Sloan Indigenous Graduate Partnership (SIGP) grant, providing $1,500 in summer research support. This grant follows four years of scholarship support from an Eastern Band of Cherokee More...

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By Scott On Monday, July 26th, 2021
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Cherokee student participates in REU Program at UT

  By GALEN FADER Special to the One Feather   KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Many college students use their time off school to relax or de-stress, but one aspiring chemist spent her summer working with cutting-edge More...

By Scott On Friday, July 23rd, 2021
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Shana Condill looks to take the Museum to the next level

  By JONAH LOSSIAH One Feather Staff   Shana Bushyhead Condill was announced as the new executive director of the Museum of the Cherokee Indian in June and says she has hit the ground running. Shana Condill, More...

By Scott On Wednesday, July 21st, 2021
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Harrah’s Cherokee Casinos makes $70,000 Donation to Folds of Honor

  Harrah’s Cherokee Casinos has announced the company will donate $70,000 to support Folds of Honor, a non-profit organization that assists military families by providing educational scholarships to spouses More...

By Scott On Tuesday, July 20th, 2021
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Tribal member named to statewide nonprofit board

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. One Feather Staff   Juanita Wilson, a member of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians (EBCI), is one of five people selected statewide this year who were elected to membership in the More...

By Scott On Friday, July 16th, 2021
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Rachel Collins recognized as 2021 Mercy Award Winner

   SYLVA, NC & BRYSON CITY – Harris Regional Hospital and Swain Community Hospital announce Rachel Collins, RN as the 2021 Mercy Award winner. The Mercy Award recognizes one employee from each of More...

By Scott On Thursday, July 15th, 2021
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Cherokee youth learning about raising chickens

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. One Feather Staff   The EBCI Cooperative Extension Office was full of smiles and the chirps of baby chickens ready to go to their new homes.  It was distribution night for the Cherokee More...

By Scott On Monday, July 12th, 2021
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Cherokee High School Honor Roll – 4th Quarter

  9th Grade Principal’s Honor Roll: Rosana Correa, Jayle Creson, Madison Ledford, Laura Martinez, Dalaina Mills, Taiya Parra-Rubio, Samuel Postoak, Gabriel Terrell, Levi Winter Alpha Honor Roll: Creedon Arch, More...

By Scott On Thursday, July 8th, 2021
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Ask Dr. Per Cap: Is Costco worth it?

  Dear Dr. Per Cap: We’re opening our food booth this summer now that pow wows and events are back.  I think we save money on supplies shopping at Costco but my wife says we spend too much on gas driving More...

By Scott On Wednesday, July 7th, 2021
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45th Annual Eastern Band Cherokee Pow Wow winners list

  Rick Bottchenbaugh, an elder of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians from the Big Cove Community, dances at the 45th Annual Eastern Band Cherokee Pow Wow on Friday, July 2 at the Acquoni Expo Center. He took More...