Willie Nelson Raises $125K For West & Abbott Volunteer Firefighters At the West Volunteer Fire Department, a day of mixed emotions. As they continue to mourn their seven firefighters killed when the West Fertilizer Company plant exploded, they take comfort in the generosity of country superstar Willie Nelson.
Firefighter Who Survived West Explosion Says Blast Blew Him Out Of His BootsRobert Payne was one of the first responders to rush to fight a fire at a West fertilizer plant last month.
West Donations To Be Processed By One CharityThe Waco Foundation has been designated to handle all monetary donations designated for the town and its citizens.