Big Tex Says Goodbye For Now, Asks Fans To Design New BootsWith a slow, sturdy Southern drawl, Big Tex has uttered his final "Howdy Folks" in this, his 66th year as the official State Fair of Texas icon. 
Big Tex Rises: Takes His Place Over The State Fair Of TexasIn just one week the booming "Howdy Folks!" welcome will greet visitors to the State Fair of Texas and the fair's favorite cowboy is being moved into position.
A Dog's Honor: Service Set For Texas A&M's Collie MascotReveille VIII will be laid to rest 10 years to the day from her debut as mascot. The revered 12-year-old dog had been ill and died June 25.
Trial To Begin Over Buc-ee's Claim Of Trademark InfringementA popular Texas travel center will argue in federal court that a competitor's cartoon logo of an alligator licking its lips is too similar to the company's signature logo illustration of a beaver wearing a baseball cap.
Group Wants Keller To Drop "Indians" As School MascotThe Society of Native Nations says it was approached by a handful of parents with students at Keller High School who are uncomfortable with the name.
Denny's Defends Mascot That Looks Like 💩Denny's is happy that its sausage mascot is finally getting some attention, even if it's not exactly flattering. Twitter users mocked the restaurant chain's brown character on Wednesday for looking more like something found in a toilet.
Never Too Early To Learn The Importance Of VotingTeachers shuffled kids in and out of the polling booth, as they voted for either Percy the rooster or Billy the duck, by the end of the day a new mascot would represent the school.
LSU's Tiger Mascot Mike VI Dies After Cancer TreatmentLouisiana State University says its live tiger mascot has died following months of treatment for a rare form of cancer.
LSU's Live Tiger Mascot In Hospice Care, Out Of YardOfficials say Louisiana State University's live tiger mascot has been transferred to hospice care and will no longer be out in the yard of his campus habitat.
LSU's Tiger Mascot Mike VI's Cancer Has Spread Cancer found in the skull of Louisiana State University's live tiger mascot has spread.
LSU's Tiger Mascot 'Mike' Will Not Take The Field This SeasonDiagnosed with cancer, LSU's live tiger mascot, Mike VI, won't take the field during home football games this season but will remain in his habitat instead.