107th Cherokee Indian Fair EBCI Cooperative Extension winners

  Following are the winners of the EBCI Cooperative Extension contests at the 107th Cherokee Indian Fair.  Winners of the Baked Goods contests can be found in the Oct. 16 print issue of the Cherokee One Feather.    Agriculture  Adult Division Any traditional Cherokee crop not listed as a category: 1 – Chad Cooper, 2 – Sadie Standingdeer, More...

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By Scott On Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019

REVIEW: Sleepy Hollow Experience is ‘immersive and entertaining’

  By PHILENIA WALKINGSTICK ONE FEATHER STAFF   When the leaves change color so does the atmosphere of the Mountainside Theatre in Cherokee. This year, the Cherokee Historical Association is working with More...

By Scott On Friday, October 18th, 2019

Spirit Animal looks to bring new flavor to Cherokee music scene

  By JONAH LOSSIAH ONE FEATHER STAFF   Spirit Animal, an indie-pop band from Brooklyn, New York will be playing in Cherokee on Saturday, Oct. 26 at the Harrah’s Cherokee Resort Event Center. Steve Cooper, More...

By Scott On Wednesday, October 16th, 2019

VETERAN’S CORNER: Lt. Col. Lewis H. Harding retired after 32 years of service

  ONE FEATHER STAFF REPORT   Lt. Col. Lewis H. Harding Jr. (Ret.) retired from the U.S. Air Force on Jan. 6, 2016 after 32 years of service.  A first descendant of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, More...

By Scott On Monday, October 14th, 2019

Brian Clowdus looks to bring a new Halloween tradition with Sleepy Hollow

  By JONAH LOSSIAH ONE FEATHER STAFF   The Sleepy Hollow Experience is coming to Cherokee starting this Thursday, Oct. 17. Brian Clowdus, the producer and director, wants to make the show as impactful More...

By Scott On Friday, October 11th, 2019

Harrah’s Cherokee receives Readers’ Choice award from ConventionSouth

  ConventionSouth Magazine has presented Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort with a 2019 Readers’ Choice Award. ConventionSouth is a national multimedia resource for planning events in the South and More...

By Scott On Monday, October 7th, 2019

107th Cherokee Indian Fair baked goods winners

  Following are the winners in the 107th Cherokee Indian Fair baked goods competition hosted by EBCI Cooperative Extension: Abbie Ball, 14, of the Yellowhill Community, won a Best in Show ribbon and took first More...

By Scott On Friday, October 4th, 2019

Rooted in the Mountains at WCU attracts largest crowd in decade-long run

  CULLOWHEE – The Rooted in the Mountains theme of “Giduwagi ― Appalachian Historical Ecology” struck a resounding note with the record number of attendees at this year’s symposium. Nearly 400 people More...

By Scott On Thursday, October 3rd, 2019

Destiny Mills used her platform to spread her culture and grow

  By JONAH LOSSIAH ONE FEATHER STAFF   Destiny Mills, who has held the title of 2018-19 Teen Miss Cherokee, knew she had a lot to learn when she stepped into her role. She said that public speaking was More...

By Scott On Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019

Hernandez enjoyed traveling, meeting people during reign

Following grand entry, Little Miss Cherokee Morgan Hernandez welcomes everyone to the 44th Annual Eastern Cherokee Pow Wow on the evening of July 6. Shown behind her, left to right, are Miss Native American USA More...