Current Voice Of Big Tex, Bob Boykin, Dies At 73Texas has lost an iconic voice as Bob Boykin, the current voice of Big Tex at the State Fair, has died at the age of 73.
Fletcher’s Descendant Opening Dallas Corn Dog Restaurant Without Family Name (Or Any Name For Now)After three-and-half-months fighting over the family name in court, though, Jace Fletcher dropped the name, Fletch, and covered up all mentions of it at the restaurant.
Lego Roller Coaster Wins Kaufman Resident With Auditory Disorder Another Blue Ribbon From State FairJust like that — the state fair is over. But, one family's home is filled with fair memories all year-round, thanks to their youngest son and his blue ribbon creations.
Labor Of Love Keeping Dallas' Iconic Ferris Wheel Running: 'This Is Family Legacy'Mary Talley says some people make the mistake of thinking the fair owns the Texas Star, the tallest traditional ferris wheel in North America, but it belongs to her family.
Lamb TDs, Defense Lift No. 6 OU Past 11th-Ranked Texas 34-27Jalen Hurts threw three touchdown passes to CeeDee Lamb, Oklahoma's defense sacked Sam Ehlinger nine times and the No. 6 Sooners never trailed in a 34-27 victory over 11th-ranked Texas on Saturday.
State Fair Of Texas Vendors Offer Healthier Food Alternatives This SeasonThe State Fair of Texas is all about fried food, fun... and more fried food — But what if one wants to enjoy the fair without the excessive calories?
Big 12 Playoff Race On The Line With Oklahoma-Texas ShowdownIt's his first trip crossing the Red River to play Texas, so Oklahoma Sooner fans are giving quarterback Jalen Hurts a pass for not making a big deal about Saturday's showdown.
101-Year-Old State Fair Of Texas Greeter, Rose Landin, Keeps Guests Coming BackOne employee's life-long love for the State Fair of Texas keeps visitors coming back to say ‘Hello’.
Unsolved Mystery Nearly Left Big Tex Shirtless For State Fair Of TexasIn 1970, a missing piece of clothing nearly kept Big Tex out of the State Fair of Texas.
Mad Dash In Final Hours Until State Fair Of Texas Opening DayWhether your favorite destination is the midway, the shopping or the fair's fried foods, be assured the anticipation visitors feel, goes double for those working to get it all ready.
State Fair Of Texas Mystery: What Happened To The Centennial Key?To open the gates of Fair Park in 1936, they needed a key like none the world had ever seen before. It disappeared from a jewelry store in 1952.
Vendor Shares Lifelong Connection To State Fair Of TexasWhen Jack Pyland, IV says he's grown up at the great State Fair of Texas, he means it! He says he got his first gig, with a fellow vendor, at 6 months old.
Final Preparations For Safe, Secure 2019 State Fair Of TexasA couple million visitors are expected during the fair's 24-day run at Fair Park.
Dallas Police Offer Tips For Having A Safe State Fair Of Texas ExperienceBesides not overindulging on fried food, there are about a dozen tips police and the State Fair of Texas are passing along.
Big Tex Returns To The State Fair Of Texas With A New LookBig Tex made his official return to the State Fair of Texas Friday morning, but with a new look.