THANK YOU LETTER: Thanks to Tsali Care staff

  On this Labor Day, I would like to say thank you to all the dedicated staff of Tsali Care who have cared for our elders and disabled residents.  This pandemic has not made your jobs any easier, but I want you to know that I truly do appreciate you and your dedication each and every day. Signed, Rita Driver, daughter of Amanda Thompson  More...

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By Scott On Thursday, September 3rd, 2020
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THANK YOU: Student thanks Yogi Crowe Scholarship Fund

  Dear Yogi Crowe Memorial Scholarship Fund, Thank you for your continued support going into my fall 2020 semester. This is my fourth year of podiatric medical school and I have begun auditioning at away rotations More...

By Scott On Thursday, September 3rd, 2020
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THANK YOU LETTER: Museum interim director thanks dedicated staff 

  Greatest Staff, I need to thank wholeheartedly, the people that work with the Museum of the Cherokee Indian. Just over a month ago, the Museum systems were attacked. The quick response from Anne Huntsinger More...

By Scott On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2020
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Annette Saunooke Clapsaddle discusses her debut novel

  Interview By JONAH LOSSIAH ONE FEATHER STAFF   Annette Saunooke Clapsaddle (Photo by Madison Hye Long) I sat down with Annette Saunooke Clapsaddle a week before the official publication date of her new More...

By Scott On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2020
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Tribal member publishes first in series of children’s books

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   Flip and Flop, two lovable twin rabbits, are the creations of Leslie Pearson and will be featured in a series of 10 children’s books.  Simple entitled “Flip More...

By Scott On Tuesday, September 1st, 2020
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WCU professor announces annual fall color forecast for mountains  

  CULLOWHEE – Autumn leaves and the natural beauty of fall colors across Western North Carolina are a seasonal sensation that draw thousands of visitors and locals alike – and prompts an annual prognostication More...

By Scott On Saturday, August 29th, 2020
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THANK YOU LETTER: SMES thanks Post 143 Auxiliary 

  Smokey Mountain Elementary School would like to thank the Steve Youngdeer American Legion Post 143 Auxiliary. It goes without saying that returning to school this year 2020-2021 has been a challenge for all More...

By Scott On Tuesday, August 25th, 2020
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FEATURE: Lambert represents Tribe, Indian Country at DNC

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   The stage and spotlight are nothing new to Cece Lambert.  She has been performing with the Cherokee Chamber Singers and as part of the Musical Theatre Program More...

By Scott On Monday, August 17th, 2020
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CHS senior selected as HOSA regional rep.

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   Shay Barker, a senior at Cherokee High School, has been selected to serve as the 2020-21 North Carolina Western Region representative for HOSA (Health Occupations More...

By Scott On Wednesday, August 12th, 2020
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NSF grant will aid WCU in preserving several biological collections

  CULLOWHEE – Tucked away in a small room in Western Carolina University’s Stillwell Building is the university’s herbarium, which consists of roughly 36,500 plant specimens, mostly from the Southern More...