ON THE SIDELINES: Coach Briggs is retiring and will be missed

Kent Briggs, Braves head football coach, shown on the sidelines of the 1A State Championship game on Dec. 9, 2017 at North Carolina State University, is retiring. (SCOTT MCKIE B.P./One Feather photos)   By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   Kent Briggs, Braves head football coach, is stepping down and retiring from the sport he loves.  More...

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By Scott On Friday, April 5th, 2019
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BASKETBALL: Teesateskie signs with Johnson University

Surrounded by her family, Tori Teesateskie, Lady Braves senior seated second from left, signed a letter of intent in the Charles George Memorial Arena on the morning of Friday, April 5 to play basketball next season More...

By Scott On Thursday, April 4th, 2019
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TRACK & FIELD: Cherokee Middle participates in Rosman meet

  Rosman Middle School hosted a meet on Monday, April 1 at the Brevard College Track in Brevard.  Following are the Cherokee Middle School results from that meet per nc.milesplit.com: Boys 110M Hurdles: Dacin More...

By Scott On Thursday, April 4th, 2019
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TRACK & FIELD: Cherokee participates in meet at Robbinsville

  Robbinsville High School hosted a meet on Wednesday, April 3.  Following are Cherokee High School results from that meet per nc.milesplit.com: Girls 100M Dash: Dalericka King, 4th, 13.95; Jacee Smith, 15th, More...

By Scott On Friday, March 29th, 2019
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TRACK & FIELD: Swain County SMC Meet results

  Cherokee High School hosted the Swain County SMC Meet on the afternoon of Wednesday, March 27.  Following are CHS results per TimingInc.com: Girls Discus Throw 3 – Aia Johnson 67’ 4” 7 – Awee Sequoyah More...

By Scott On Friday, March 22nd, 2019
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New state championship road signs installed

Tribal and school officials unveil two new state championship signs, honoring the 1995-96 Lady Braves 1A State Basketball Champions and the 2017 Braves 1A State Football Champions, at the Cherokee Central Schools More...

By Scott On Friday, March 15th, 2019
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BASKETBALL: Cherokee players named to All-Conference teams

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   The Big Smoky Mountain All-Conference teams have been released, and the Cherokee Braves and Lady Braves are represented on both.  The Lady Braves’ Deante Toineeta, More...

By Scott On Thursday, March 14th, 2019
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SOFTBALL: Maroon Devils defeat Cherokee 15-1

  The Cherokee Lady Braves (0-1) lost their season opener, in a home game, against the Swain Co. Lady Maroon Devils by a score of 15-1 on the afternoon of Wednesday, March 13.  Swain scored 2 runs in the first More...

By Scott On Wednesday, March 13th, 2019
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BASEBALL: Tigers top Braves 19-2

  ROSMAN – The Cherokee Braves (0-1) lost their season opener 19-2 at Rosman on the afternoon of Tuesday, March 12.  The Tigers led 3-2 after the first inning and then poured in 16 runs in the second.  More...

By Scott On Wednesday, March 13th, 2019
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BASKETBALL: Lossiah, Teesateskie selected to Blue-White Games

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF   Cherokee High School seniors Josiah Lossiah and Tori Teesateskie have been selected to play in the Blue-White Games at the Charles George Memorial Arena on Saturday, More...