VOLLEYBALL: Cherokee hires new head volleyball coach 

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF    Cherokee High School has hired a new head volleyball coach for the upcoming season, and she has quite a resume.  Pamela Sumner Bryant comes to the Lady Braves from a successful stint at Tuscola High School.  Pamela Sumner Bryant (Photo contributed) “Pam brings quite an impressive resume as More...

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By Scott On Wednesday, July 1st, 2020

ROWING: Tribal member named All-Academic by ACRA

  Seth Saunooke, a member of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, has been named to the All-Academic second team in the American Collegiate Rowing Association (ACRA).  A student at UC – Santa Barbara, More...

By Scott On Sunday, June 28th, 2020

BOWLING: Wolfe signs letter of intent with Tusculum University 

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF    Brandon Wolfe signed a letter of intent recently to join the bowling team at Tusculum University in Greenville, Tenn.  Wolfe is a member of the Eastern Band More...

By Scott On Saturday, June 13th, 2020

Cherokee High School 2019-20 Athletic Awards 

  Following are the athletic awards for the 2019-20 academic year as given by the Cherokee High School Athletic Dept.:  Middle School Soccer  Offensive Award: Mato Grant  Defensive Award: Whitney Rogers  Coach’s More...

By Scott On Monday, May 11th, 2020

Cheer Team continues wins virtually, announces try-outs

  The Smoky Mountain Competition Cheer Club may not have been able to practice during the quarantine, but they have continued to compete virtually.  The team consists of girls representing Jackson, Macon, More...

By Scott On Monday, May 4th, 2020

Cherokee Choices hosting virtual Mother’s Day 5K 

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF    Due to the current quarantine status surrounding the coronavirus (COVID-19), the Cherokee Choices program is hosting a virtual version of its annual Mother’s More...

By Scott On Wednesday, April 8th, 2020

National Lacrosse League cancels remainder of regular season

  PHILADELPHIA –  The National Lacrosse League (NLL) announced on Wednesday, April 8 that the League will cancel the remainder of the regular season. League officials are looking at any number of scenarios More...

By Scott On Monday, April 6th, 2020

Taylor wins NCHSAA’s 2020 Pat Gainey Student Award

  Colby Taylor (Photo by Fran Brooks) Colby Taylor, a member of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians and a student at Swain County High School, has been selected as the recipient of the North Carolina High More...

By Scott On Wednesday, March 25th, 2020

BASKETBALL: Teesateskie named NCCAA All-American 

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF    Tori Teesateskie, a member of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, has been named a NCCAA (National Christian College Athletic Association) DII Third Team All-American.  More...

By Scott On Tuesday, March 17th, 2020

BASKETBALL: Braves, Lady Braves named to All-Conference teams 

  By SCOTT MCKIE B.P. ONE FEATHER STAFF    Several members of the Cherokee Braves and Lady Braves varsity basketball teams have been named to the Big Smoky Mountain All-Conference teams.  The Braves’ More...