CROSS COUNTRY: Cherokee runners place at SMC middle school championship

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF    KITUWAH – Dvdaya Swimmer and Tyce Hogner both placed at the Smoky Mountain Conference middle school championship held at Kituwah on the afternoon of Wednesday, Jan. 13. Swimmer took second place in the girls race with a time 12:18 and Hogner took third in the boys race with a time of 11:30.  Dvdaya More...

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By Scott On Friday, January 8th, 2021
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CROSS COUNTRY: Esquivel takes second as Smoky Mountain Conference holds championships 

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF    KITUWAH – Jaylynne Esquivel, a member of the Cherokee High School cross country team, took second place in the girls race at the Smoky Mountain Conference More...

By Scott On Thursday, December 10th, 2020
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CROSS COUNTRY: Cherokee hosts middle school, high school meets 

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF    Tyce Hogner, a member of the Cherokee Middle School cross country team, runs during a four-team meet at Cherokee Central Schools on the afternoon of Wednesday, More...

By Scott On Tuesday, December 1st, 2020
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ON THE SIDELINES: Cherokee Central Schools Athletics doing a good job with COVID precautions 

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF    I watch a lot of sports – football, basketball, winter Olympic-style sports, teqball (I’ll explain later) – and it has been a wild ride watching the different More...

By Scott On Wednesday, November 25th, 2020
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CROSS COUNTRY: Cherokee hosts middle school, high school meets 

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF    Cherokee Central Schools Athletics hosted two cross country meets – middle school and high school divisions – on campus on the brisk fall afternoon More...

By Scott On Thursday, November 19th, 2020
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CROSS COUNTRY: Cherokee travels as Swain hosts first meet of season

  KITUWAH MOUND – The Cherokee High School (CHS) and Middle School (CMS) cross country teams traveled to the Kituwah Mound area as Swain County High School hosted a multi-school meet on the afternoon More...

By Scott On Saturday, November 14th, 2020
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NCHSAA sets mask mandate for volleyball players 

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF    With sports across the state of North Carolina starting back on Monday, Nov. 16 following months of shutdown due to COVID-19, volleyball players will have to More...

By Scott On Wednesday, November 11th, 2020
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WRESTLING: Braden Taylor signs with Belmont Abbey 

By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   Braden Taylor, a senior at Cherokee High School (CHS) and a member of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, has signed a letter of intent to wrestle next year at Belmont More...

By Scott On Wednesday, October 28th, 2020
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Smoky Mountain Youth Basketball League 2020-21 season cancelled

  Following is a statement from Shannon Lovingood, Smoky Mountain Youth Basketball League president, regarding the cancellation of the 2020-21 season: On Oct. 26 with a majority vote the board members have More...

By Scott On Friday, October 16th, 2020
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Sequoyah National Golf Club bunker and re-grassing project completed 

  The bunker renovation and re-grassing project that began in March at the Sequoyah National Golf Club are now completed.  Capillary concrete bunkers were installed throughout the course and existing fairways, More...