Cherokee Nation dedicates new $2.8 million road
The Cherokee Nation and Adair and Sequoyah County commissioners dedicated a $2.8 million road improvement project on Tuesday. The project repaired a bridge and repaved 4.2 miles of roadway stretching from southern Adair County to northern Sequoyah County.
Cherokee Nation honors veterans in July
The Cherokee Nation honored two Vietnam veterans and an Operation Iraqi Freedom veteran with the Cherokee Medal of Patriotism during the July Tribal Council meeting.
Tennessee lawmakers regret Trail of Tears
Tennessee lawmakers have apologized to the Cherokee Nation for actions taken by President Andrew Jackson that 175 years ago forced up to 16,000 Cherokees off Tennessee lands.