Ever noticed the statue front and center of the State Capitol Building on Charlotte?
The likeness of Edward Ward Carmack keeps watch over Legislative Plaza, and just beyond, the corner of Union and 7th, where he was shot and killed in 1908. Click on the several links below to read about Carmack and his feud with local newspaper rival Duncan Cooper.
Carmack's murder riveted Tennessee in 1907
Duncan Brown Cooper
Cooper v. State