News Stories

The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians Tribal Council in a 9-3 decision Thursday, May 25, voted to impeach and immediately remove Principal Chief Patrick Lambert from office following nearly three ho

Before going into closed session, the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians Tribal Council listened to the end of Principal Chief Lambert’s testimony on Wednesday morning in the third day of hearings to

The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians Tribal Council’s long-awaited impeachment hearing of Principal Chief Patrick Lambert began on Monday, May 22 at Council Chambers, and continued through Wednesda

Sports

Although the Swain County High School Lady Maroon Devils track and field team didn’t defend their 2016 team state title, multiple Lady Devils defended their individual state titles and brought home

The Swain County High School Lady Maroon Devils track and field team earned second place behind Murphy High School at the NCHSAA West Regionals in Claremont, N.C. on Saturday, May 13.

The Swain County High School Maroon Devils track and field teams were looking to match last year’s finishes at the Smoky Mountain Conference Championship meet, but both the girls and boys just came

Obituaries

Eva Nell Golden Ball Fredell, 95, of Hickory, passed away Friday, May 19, 2017 at Catawba Regional Hospice.

Sherry Shuler Watson, 61, of Lugoff, SC, formerly of Spartanburg entered eternal rest on May 18, 2017.

Dwight C. Armstrong, Jr. 69, of Whittier joined his late wife, Judy on May 17, 2017. A native of Miami, FL, he was the son of the late Dwight and Mary Armstrong.

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