Top Stories: Funeral Services For Margaret McDermott; A Failing School In West Dallas | KERA News

Top Stories: Funeral Services For Margaret McDermott; A Failing School In West Dallas

May 8, 2018

The top local stories this morning from KERA News:

Funeral services for Dallas philanthropist Margaret McDermott will be held Tuesday morning at the Meyerson Symphony Center.

She may be best known for the bridge over the Trinity River that bears her name, but McDermott supported numerous Dallas institutions, including UT Southwestern, UT Dallas, the Dallas Museum of Art and KERA. McDermott died Thursday at the age of 106. Lee Cullum, host of KERA-TV’s CEO, has a remembrance.

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