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Top Stories: Remembering A Trailblazing Journalist, Introducing A Passionate Painter

Oct 5, 2017

The top local stories this evening from KERA News: 

North Texas journalism pioneer Vivian Castleberry, 95, died Wednesday after battling breast cancer. She was known as both a trailblazing journalist and peace activist.

Other stories this evening: 

  • As a kid, Arthur Peña never could’ve imagined a life where he was part of the art establishment. Now, at age 35, he teaches courses at SMU and UNT. He’s invited to international art expos. And luxury brands tap him for ad campaigns. Learn about this passionate painter in this week’s Artist Spotlight.

You can listen to North Texas stories weekdays 8:22 a.m. and 6:20 p.m. on KERA 90.1 FM.