The top local stories this morning from the KERA Newsroom: The state-mandated 21-day waiting period for incoming Dallas Superintendent Michael Hinojosa has ended. The Dallas school board is expected to vote on Hinojosa’s contract later this evening.
For the past few years, KERA’s been checking in with students who are part of the Class of ’17. Ricky Rijos is a junior at Flower Mound High School where he loves basketball and has played every year. Now he’s trying for the varsity team but he faces tall odds.