Ernie Banks Statue Unveiled In DallasA statue of Ernie Banks was unveiled outside his former high school, Booker T Washington, on Thursday where it will be on permanent display.
North Texas Artist Creating Ernie Banks StatueEmmanuel Gillespie never met Ernie Banks but plans to help more people learn about Mr. Cub.
Dallas Memorial Held For Ernie BanksA baseball great, and North Texas native, was remembered in Dallas on Friday. Friends and family members celebrated the life of Ernie Banks at a service for the late sports legend.
"Mr.Cub" Remembered As Hometown HeroErnie Banks was known as "Mr. Cub" for his many years playing for the Chicago Cubs, but it was in North Texas where his talent was first discovered.