A quick note tonight and a glimpse at Kansas City's love for a sports world & broadcasting legacy.
Here's a word about more tribute . . .
No. 16 greets you at the door at Union Station.
The memorial will only be up through the weekend. There are artifacts from the Kansas City Museum and some other items are from friend and KMBC coworker Joel Nichols.
The clock on display is set for 6:20, which is Dawson's birthday. Each person who passes by can write a note in this book that will go to Dawson's family.
Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com links . . .
There's a new memorial to honor the legendary Len Dawson that is now open at Union Station.No. 16 greets you at the door at Union Station."We commemorate special people in Kansas City and Len Dawson is one of those special people," said George Guastello, president and CEO of Union Station.The memorial will only be up through the weekend.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Memorial services have been announced for the late Kansas City Chiefs legend and Pro Football Hall of Famer Len Dawson who died this week at the age of 87. Services for Dawson will be held at the Country Club Christian Church located at 6101 Ward Parkway in Kansas City, Missouri on Friday, September 16 at 11 a.m.
Hide Transcript Show Transcript FRONT OF THE CAMERA. WE'RE TALKING ABOUT THE FIRST. BIG SUPERSTAR THE KANSAS CITY HAS EVER HAD. I MEAN, HE'S THE GUY LYNN DAWSON. WE HIT IT OFF LIKE FROM DAY ONE, WHICH WAS JANUARY 17TH OF 1972. I'LL NEVER FORGET IT WHEN WE WERE UNVEILED AS THE NEW LOOK OF CHANNEL 9.