First, Jeffie Brewer’s colorful, larger-than-life scupltures can be found all over the state. Their goal: to bring just a split second of happiness to each person passing by. Then, John and Andrea Havard wanted entertainment content for their kids that focused on real people teaching real lessons. When they couldn’t find that, they created “Cowboy Jack” a weekly children’s show providing educational entertainment. With more than 18 million views in just one year, “Cowboy Jack” is helping to teach a generation of children. Finally, Pitforks & Smokerings BBQ, Slaton’s only BBQ joint, was built on top of Cruz Arellano’s old service station. Isaac and Ashley Arellano will always be here, serving the community and continuing the legacy of Isaac’s father because, as Isaac says, “Being rich doesn’t mean you have money.”