CBS 11 Header TXA 21 Header MeTV Header KRLD Header The Fan Header
CBS DFW WEATHER APP: iPhone App Store | Android App Coming Soon | More Information


Teens Encouraged By Faith At West “Rise Up Rally”

(credit: KTVT/KTXA) Brian New
Brian joined the CBS 11 News team in 2013 after working a...
Read More

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

From Our CBS Music Web Sites

625x352 thrill eng preview Teens Encouraged By Faith At West Rise Up RallyWin A Trip To Disneyland!

82641739 10 Teens Encouraged By Faith At West Rise Up RallyHottest Sunbathers Of The Summer

jennifer lopez 770 Teens Encouraged By Faith At West Rise Up RallyJennifer Lopez's Bathtub Selfie

 alt=The New Wonder Woman

 alt=Musicians Then And Now


VOTE: Best Coaches In American Sports

WEST (CBS 11 News) - More than a thousand people attended the “Rise Up Rally” for West students Saturday evening.

The concert put on by the First Baptist Church of West was intended to provide encouragement to West teenagers as they continue to go through the struggles of rebuilding their town.

Last April a fertilizer plant explosion destroyed a large section of the town in West – killing 15 people.

Pastor John Crowder said, “We have come a long way in our recovery but there is still a lot of hard work ahead both emotionally and physically.”

The highlight of the night’s event was the special guest appearance of the stars of the TV show “Duck Dynasty,” Sadie and John Luke Robertson.

(©2014 CBS Local Media, a division of CBS Radio Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)

Latest News:

Top Trending: