The East Texas State Fair won six awards at the 90th annual Texas Association of Fairs and Events convention in San Antonio last month.

The Tyler Morning Telegraph reported that the East Texas State Fair took home awards for Best Website, Best TV Promotional, Best New Media Platform, Best Specialty Video, Best Program, Brochure and Flyer, and Best Newsletter.

John Sykes, who heads up the fair, also took home the Hall of Fame Lifetime Achievement Award.

Congratulations to John and his team and we'll see you this fall at the fair.