EBCI Tribal Council Member Steps Down
A legally embattled Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians Tribal Council member has stepped down. Wolftown and Big Y communities representative Bo Crowe submitted his resignation citing personal and family issues. Crowe faces charges of assault by strangulation, aggravated reckless endangerment and assault inflicting serious bodily injury for a Jan. 6 incident near Harrah’s Cherokee Casino. A special election to replace Crowe will be held in March.