Hometown Hero: Steve Ledbetter

Steve Ledbetter has been at the State Fair of Texas since 1973. At that time, he was a Dallas police officer. Now, the retired officer is the manager of the gates department at the State Fair of Texas.

Fernie's Fried Burnt End Burrito

Fernie’s Fried Burnt End Burrito is a tortilla filled with a jalapeno popper spread of cream cheese, bacon, cheese, jalapenos, pepper jack & barbecue burnt ends and served with a bbq sauce & onion rings.

Big Red Chicken Bread

Big Tex Choice Award winners Brent and Juan Reaves join Lauren and Tim to talk about the Big Red Chicken Bread that will be available at the State Fair of Texas.

State Fair Foods: Black Gold Truffles

Good Day tries another award-winning treat that you will soon be able to find at the State Fair of Texas. The Quick Fried Black Gold Truffles are a ball of crushed chocolate cookies combined with cream cheese, and white chocolate chips. They are breaded with vanilla wafers, corn flakes, cinnamon and nutmeg and then fried and topped with whipped cream.

State Fair Foods: Ruth's Stuffed Fried Taco Cone

The results are in and 3 fried treats have been named this year's Big Tex Choice Awards winners. Good Day got the chance to try the winner in the savory category -- Ruth's Stuffed Fried Mexi-cone. It's barbacoa with black beans, cilantro lime rice, pico, queso fresco and salsa verde served in an ice cream cone-shaped tortilla shell.