The iconic statue was unveiled yesterday at the State Fair. Here's why he was so fondly remembered.
Big Tex went up in flames Friday.
Despite the Texas icon's untimely demise, one Dallas man has the structure's original head stored in a barn.
At the Veggie State Fair of Texas, the chili for "Fried Frito Pie" may not have any meat, but still doesn't use beans.
Big Tex will be back. Sadly, we cannot the say same of Larry Hagman, Darrell Royal, Amarillo Slim, Leslie, and the many other Texans we lost in 2012.