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  1. Toby Keith in concert at Harrah's Cherokee Casino and ResortRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Toby Keith is set to headline Harrah's Cherokee Casino & Resort in Cherokee, NC on Thursday, June 30th on his Interstates & Tailgates Tour. The concert is the seventh stop on the Songwriters Hall of Fame Inductee's summer tour schedule.

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  2. Beverly Cox BowmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Times

    ... and enjoyed her family, friends, gardening, cooking, cards, puzzles and lending a helping hand. Loved visiting Cherokee, NC. Memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, June 29, 2016, at Foothills Funeral Home Chapel, Maryville. Family ...

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  3. Can the Army tell who's buried at the Carlisle Indian cemetery?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Army has scheduled listening sessions at major Indian conferences this summer in Spokane, Wash., and in the fall at Cherokee, N.C. The Rosebud tribe leads the movement for repatriation, passing a resolution in January to seek the return of 10 ...

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  4. Grants Available for Heritage ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    The Blue Ridge National Heritage Area Partnership has announced its 2016 Heritage Grants Program, which will provide funding for projects that preserve, interpret, and promote Western North Carolina's agricultural, craft, Cherokee, music, and natural heritage. These five distinctive legacies earned the region a Congressional designation as a National Heritage Area in 2003.

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  5. Matthew Tooni PerformanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Matthew Tooni will visit City Lights Bookstore on Saturday, June 18th at 1 p.m. to perform flute music featured on his CD Through Their Eyes: Contemporary Cherokee Flute . His music focuses on Cherokee culture, history, and storytelling.

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  6. Cyclists continue to honor Cherokee history with yearly three-week rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | Lyon County Herald Ledger Newspaper

    ... provided by the local Trail of Tears Association at the George Coon Public Library. The riders had departed the Cherokee Nation Tuesday, May 31, officially beginning the three-week journey to retrace the northern route of the Trail of Tears. The ...

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  7. WNC Civil War Round Table meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 12 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... a book when time and circumstances allow. It was through Thomas's social and commercial relationships with the Cherokee that earned him their trust enabling him to organize this multi-ethnic unit in 1862. At its onset the unit was approximately ...

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  8. Ghost Town through the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Founder R.B. Coburn owned and operated Frontierland in Cherokee and another theme park in Florida. He visited Maggie Valley in 1960, and with encouragement by current owner, Alaska Presley, opened a third park in Haywood.

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  9. Storyteller Gary Carden in performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... playwright and storyteller, and gives seminars and workshops in storytelling, folklore and Appalachian and Cherokee history. Raised in the Sylva area, Carden grew up hearing stories from his grandparents. Carden's plays have been performed across ...

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  10. Alfred Jones Jr.Read the original story

    Sunday Jun 5 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... two daughters, Janice Isaac, Salamanca, N.Y., and Sheila Jones-Kettle, Jimersontown, N.Y.; two sons, Bernie Isaac, Cherokee, N.C., and David Isaac, Salamanca, N.Y.; eight grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, great- and ...

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  11. Cherokee tribes host third annual festival at Smithsonian's National Museum of the American IndianRead the original story

    Friday Jun 3 | Cherokee Nation

    TAHLEQUAH, Okla. The Cherokee Nation, Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians and United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians are partnering again to host the third annual Cherokee Days at the Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C. The three-day event is June 10-12 and free to attend.

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  12. 2016 Remember the Removal Bike Ride begins SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    The 2016 Remember the Removal Bike Ride cyclists departed Tahlequah, Okla., in the Cherokee Nation Tuesday, officially beginning a three-week journey to retrace the northern route of the Trail of BIKE RIDE PARTICIPANT Stephanie Hammer says goodbye to her mother, Bernice, before leaving Tahlequah, Okla., for Cherokee, N.C., earlier this week. The 2016 Remember the Removal Bike Ride cyclists departed Tahlequah, Okla., in the Cherokee Nation Tuesday, officially beginning a three-week journey to retrace the northern route of the Trail of Tears.

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  13. Endorsement confusion enters Supreme Court raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... only Sheriff Curtis Cochran of Swain County said that he indeed endorsed Edmunds. Sheriff Derrick Palmer of Cherokee and Sheriff Robert Holland of Macon weren't listed in the ad placed by Carr, but said they supported Edmunds. In an email statement. ...

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  14. 2016 Remember the Removal Bike Ride departs to retrace Trail of TearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 31 | Freshnews

    The 2016 Remember the Removal Bike Ride cyclists departed the Cherokee Nation Tuesday, officially beginning a three-week journey to retrace the northern route of the Trail of Tears. The eight Cherokee Nation cyclists will join seven cyclists from the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians in Cherokee, North Carolina.

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  15. 2016 Remember the Removal Bike Ride departs to retrace Trail of TearsRead the original story

    Tuesday May 31 | Cherokee Nation

    Cherokee Nation Tribal Councilor Jack Baker; Chief of Staff Chuck Hoskin; Deputy Chief S. Joe Crittenden; Remember the Removal Bike Ride trainer Kevin Jackson; Remember the Removal participants Amber Anderson and Blayn Workman; Remember the Removal historian Stacy Leeds; Remember the Removal participants Kylar Trumbla, Amicia Craig, Glendon VanSandt and Stephanie Hammer; Remember the Removal ambassador Sammy Houseberg; Remember the Removal participants Kelsey Girty and Nikki Lewis; Principal Chief Bill John Baker; Secretary of State Chuck Hoskin Jr.; Tribal Council Speaker Joe Byrd; and Tribal Councilor David Walkingstick. TAHLEQUAH , Okla.

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  16. Great Smoky Mountains Proposes Fee Increases For Campgrounds, PavilionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 31 | National Parks Traveler

    ... June 27, and the park will host open houses June 20 at the Oconaluftee Visitor Center Administration Building near Cherokee, North Carolina, and June 23 at Park Headquarters near Gatlinburg, Tennessee. A detailed breakdown of the proposed fees for ...

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  17. Timeline of history of North Carolina ParksRead the original story

    May 28, 2016 | The Daily Advance

    ... by logging. In 1916, 795 acres were acquired for $20,000, with 700 more in 1924. The peak, called Attakulla by the Cherokee and Black Dome by European settlers, was renamed for UNC Professor Elisha Mitchell. The U.S. Congress created the National ...

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  18. Park proposes front country camping fee increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Great Smoky Mountains National Park invites the public to comment through June 27 on a proposal to increase fees at front country campgrounds and picnic pavilions along with proposed changes to the management of three campgrounds by adding them to the national reservation system through Recreation.gov. The park is also hosting open houses at the Oconaluftee Visitor Center Administration Building near Cherokee, NC on Monday, June 20 and at Park Headquarters near Gatlinburg, Tennessee on Thursday, June 23 where the public can drop by for more information about the proposal.

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  19. GSMNP accepting public comment on proposal to raise campground feesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... 20, 2016: Oconaluftee Visitor Center Administration Building from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at 1194 Newfound Gap Road, Cherokee, NC 28719. June 23, 2016: Park Headquarters Lobby from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at 107 Park Headquarters Road, Gatlinburg, TN ...

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  20. Here comes the sun: Memorial Day weekend travel expected to increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... the 11/2 -hour drive to Gettysburg for a parade that precedes a July 4 battle re-enactment. Johnson, a native of Cherokee, N.C., dons the garb of the 37th North Carolina Infantry Regiment, on the Confederate side. Her daughter and son-in-law wear ...

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