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Welcome to the Art&Seek Spotlight. Every Thursday, here and on KERA FM, we’ll explore the cultural creativity happening in North Texas. As it grows, this site, artandseek.org/spotlight, will eventually paint a collective portrait of our artistic community. Check out all the artists and artworks we’ve chronicled. HBO’s new half-hour series, ‘Random Acts of Flyness,’ has been […]
Top Stories: Dallas County Welcomes New District Attorney; Former North Texas Food Bank CEO Dies
The top local stories this evening from KERA News: Dallas County’s new district attorney was sworn in today. Faith Johnson, a former prosecutor and felony court judge, is the county’s first African American female DA. Johnson, a Republican, was a Dallas prosecutor for nearly eight years and a judge for 17 years. She was most recently a Department of Public Safety commissioner. Her predecessor, Republican Susan Hawk, resigned for health reasons. KERA’s Bill Zeeble was at the ceremony where Johnson said she was excited and grateful to both God and Republicans.