Contingent Of First Responders Keeping July Fourth Event SafeA team of 14 first responders make up MedStar's special events crew. They expect to stay busy through the evening as most of their calls will be for fatigue and heat-related issues.
Family Grateful After Granbury Officer Saves Toddler's LifeDash camera video captured the moment Granbury police officer Chase Miller saved a toddler’s life last weekend.
Paramedics Describe Responding To Suicide Call Under FireMedStar crews begin each shift checking their medical apparatus and supplies, preparing for every possible medical situation.
Storm Blows Over Semi, Rips Off Roof In JoshuaStorm damage on Friday was most severe in Joshua, where EMS officials estimated 40-60 homes were damaged.
First Responders Benefit From Heart Of Dallas BowlThe annual Heart of Dallas Bowl game has a proud tradition of sharing proceeds from the game to local charities.
West Medical Director Awaits Cause Of Fertilizer Plant ExplosionDr. George Smith credits God that he was able to get out from under the debris at the West nursing home minutes after the West Company fertilizer plant exploded.
Federal Grand Jury Indicts Former West ParamedicA federal grand jury has indicted Bryce Reed, a former West paramedic, for possessing an unregistered firearm including components to make a pipe bomb.
First Of Many Funerals Happens In WestFriends, family and even some strangers gathered Tuesday in West for the funeral mass of Mariano Saldivar. His was the first of many funerals scheduled in the small town for victims of the explosion, which killed 14 people.
Texas Senators Visit West DevastationTexas Senators John Cornyn and Ted Cruz toured the devastation in West Friday. They declined to speculate on what regulatory changes might be needed in the wake of the deadly blast in order to prevent future tragedies.
West, Texas Firefighter And EMS Fallen Hero Fund EstablishedA national fund has been established to assist the survivors and coworkers of the fire and EMS personnel who died as a result of Wednesday's fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas.
Paramedics Packing Heat? One Texas Lawmaker Says YesIf passed, Texas Representative Ken King's bill would allow EMS in counties with fewer than 50,000 people, like Cooke, to carry guns.
Plano Considers Paramedic 'House Call' ProgramEmergency officials in Plano are starting to rethink the way they operate their 911 services and the chief believes the answer could be paramedics who make 'house calls'.