DALLAS (1080 KRLD) – The man who had been the voice of the State Fair icon Big Texas tells 1080 KRLD that he will no longer be welcoming patrons to the fair.
Bill Bragg, who was the voice of Big Tex since 2002 tells KRLD he was informed that his contract was not renewed effective Tuesday.READ MORE: 'Wow, There Goes The Ground': North Texan Wally Funk Shares Story Of Her Dream Journey Into Space
“I’m just shocked”, said Bragg. “I’ve done everything I can over the last 11 years to be the best that I could be for the State Fair of Texas. I’ve grown up here in town and I’ve gone on the midway for the last 66 years.”