Mayor Tommy Muska
As the state remembers West, Texas on the one-year anniversary of a deadly explosion, the mayor in the town acknowledged that local officials are considering building a new fertilizer plant.
The City of West is planning a remembrance program on the one year anniversary of the fertilizer plant explosion that killed 15 people.
At the age of 76, two years after he retired, Dan Pokluda never thought he would be building houses again.
In only eight days, Steven Kuchera, his wife Stephanie, and twin 17-year-old sons Jackson and Nick will be moving into their new home in West.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency is refusing to provide money to help rebuild the Texas town of West, where a deadly fertilizer plant explosion leveled numerous structures and killed 15 people.
The Texas Rangers will host a number of residents and first responders from West, Texas at the team’s ‘City of West Night’ on Saturday, July 6.
Two days after the fertilizer facility exploded in a blinding fireball, authorities announced Friday that they had recovered 14 bodies, confirming for the first time an exact number of people killed.
It’s been a frustrating couple of days for those who are waiting on word from their loved ones in the town of West.