The Asheville Tribune, as the flagship News Magazine for Tribune Papers, has prided itself on it's growing reputation as an Investigative Media Source. The same attention to detail that has gone into our national features is also given toward local and state matters. Below is a sampling of a few of our national level investigations. Enjoy!
Hill Street Baptist Church bans Confederate-style funeral Anna Bell Edgerton, age 80, was laid to rest in Asheville, NC's historic Riverside Cemetery this Saturday in the company of more than 200 friends and supporters, but not until she and her family received a major snub from the management of Hill St. Baptist Church. Mrs. Edgerton, mother of seven, passed away Jan. 16 after a long illness.