It's all Sue Sue Sue (Simmons) tomorrow on WNBC/4, as the station bids farewell to the beloved anchor after 30 long and happy years there. Here are the key parts of the tribute, per Ch. 4, which just announced:
NBC 4 New York is planning a daylong tribute to Sue Simmons marking her final day on the air on Friday, June 15. Sue has been a part of many memorable moments in New York history, and we’re going to look back at some of those and her contributions to them.
-The on-air tributes will start with Today in New York and go throughout the day on all of our newscasts, at noon, 5 p.m., and 6 p.m.
-Every newscast on News 4 New York on June 15th will feature moments with Sue over the years. Viewers will be able to see highlights’ from Sue’s career and salutes from current and former colleagues and well-known New Yorkers.
-The solutes will feature clips — past and present, interviews with some of Sue’s former co-anchors, and memories about Sue from celebrities and notable figures in our region.
-The tributes will culminate on News 4 New York at 11 with a special look back at Sue’s career. Chuck Scarborough had been working with a team of our producers to create a memorable video presentation for Sue.