Dunn named to MANNA Board 

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF    The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians (EBCI) will be represented on the board of directors of a major regional food distribution organization.  Frank Dunn, an EBCI tribal member and the manager of the EBCI Tribal Food Distribution Program, has been named to the MANNA FoodBank’s Board.   “Frank’s More...

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By Scott On Saturday, December 12th, 2020
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Tribal member graduates U.S.M.C. basic training 

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF    Ki Ree French, a member of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians from the Big Cove Community, has followed in the proud tradition of Native Americans serving More...

By Scott On Tuesday, December 8th, 2020
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Thank you to the people who helped with fundraiser

Siyo nigada, I just want to say a heartfelt thank you to our people. This past Saturday, Dec. 5 we held a benefit tamale sale for my son, Lakai Martinez. The money we raised will go toward travel and expenses for More...

By Scott On Friday, December 4th, 2020
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Stretch of US 441 to be re-named after Beloved Man 

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P.  ONE FEATHER STAFF    A stretch of US 441 from Exit 74 to the intersection of N.C. 19 will now be known as the Beloved Man Dr. Jerry Wolfe Highway.  The N.C. Board of Transportation More...

By Scott On Wednesday, December 2nd, 2020
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Swimmer thanks Yogi Crowe Scholarship

  Shiyo, I would like to extend my gratitude to the Yogi Crowe board members for providing me with financial assistance during this passed semester. Like many students across the nation, my school year was More...

By Scott On Tuesday, November 24th, 2020
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Tribal member to hand-cycle Trail of Tears route 

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF    More than five years ago, Maranda Bradley’s life changed forever.  She sustained a very serious spinal cord injury due to a bad car accident.  Now, she’s More...

By Scott On Tuesday, November 24th, 2020
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Cherokee Heritage motivates academic journey

  FROM CHAMINADE MAGAZINE REPRINTED WITH PERMISSION    Chaminade (University) junior Alexis Lambert loves to see history come alive through culture. And so when her professor tasked her with writing a More...

By Scott On Tuesday, November 17th, 2020
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Cherokee artist staying busy during pandemic

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF    For Cherokee artist Luzene Hill, the COVID-19 pandemic has been challenging, but it certainly hasn’t stopped her from sharing her work with the world.  She More...

By Scott On Monday, November 16th, 2020
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Thank you for support during illness

  I just want to thank everyone for the love that has been shown to us while having COVID and sickness. I love our community and how everyone comes together to help someone in need. Being quarantined is no More...

By Scott On Friday, November 13th, 2020
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Painttown Gym and Community Center to be re-named in honor of Pam Taylor 

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF    The Painttown Gym and Community Center will be re-named in honor of the late Pam Taylor who dedicated her life to Cherokee youth.  Tribal Council passed unanimously More...