The Rev. Edna Travis celebrates her 30th anniversary as pastor of New Covenant Pentecostal Tabernacle. Photo was taken Thursday, November 2, 2000. (Bruce Kellman/The News Tribune)
The Rev. Edna Travis celebrates her 30th anniversary as pastor of New Covenant Pentecostal Tabernacle. Photo was taken Thursday, November 2, 2000. (Bruce Kellman/The News Tribune) BRUCE KELLMAN THE NEWS TRIBUNE
The Rev. Edna Travis celebrates her 30th anniversary as pastor of New Covenant Pentecostal Tabernacle. Photo was taken Thursday, November 2, 2000. (Bruce Kellman/The News Tribune) BRUCE KELLMAN THE NEWS TRIBUNE

Matt Driscoll has been The News Tribune’s metro news columnist since 2015. A McClatchy President’s Award winner, Driscoll lives in Central Tacoma with his wife Jennifer and three children. He’s passionate about the City of Destiny, and strives to tell stories that might otherwise go untold.