The top local stories this evening from the KERA Newsroom: Gov. Rick Perry gives his farewell address after 12 years in office. Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson led a North Texas forum on policing and race.
Also, why we like to have a sunny view of Martin Luther King Jr. despite the struggles of the Civil Rights Movement. Finally, the Dallas Observer has rolled out its Mastermind Awards, which honors local artists who’ve made a splash.
You can listen to the segment weekdays at 6:20 p.m. and 8:20 a.m. on KERA 90.1 FM.