WEST COLUMBIA — Behind every thriving operation is that one special piece of the puzzle that holds it all together. At the Varner-Hogg estate, the key to its success is often attributed to Hal and Mary Fields. 

In an effort to honor the legacy of the Hal and Mary, the Varner-Hogg State Historical Site planned a day to celebrate their contributions and the contributions of Black cowboys, like Hal, who worked in Brazoria County. 

Teresa Dowling is the news editor for The Facts. Contact her at 979-237-0154.

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