Devastated By Blast, West Residents Find Many Reasons To Celebrate ChristmasEven after a devastating blast left the city of West decimated, some residents are finding a reason to be thankful this holiday season.
West High School Razed After Plant BlastCrews have started tearing down West High School after it was severely damaged during the fertilizer plant explosion that rocked the town and claimed 15 lives in April.
Charity Director Handling Private West Donations To ResignThe executive director of the The Long Term Recovery Center in the city of West is resigning.
Former West Paramedic Sentenced In Pipe Bomb Case A former paramedic in the Texas town of West, where a fertilizer plant explosion killed 15 people earlier this year, was sentenced Wednesday to 21 months in prison after pleading guilty in a pipe bomb case that isn't linked to the blast.
Former West Paramedic Faces Bomb SentencingA former Texas paramedic faces sentencing on charges that he tried to assemble a pipe bomb, in a case unrelated to the fertilizer plant blast that devastated his town.
Hundreds Celebrate Community Thanksgiving In WestOrganizers say the free food on Thursday included a dining opportunity for some people whose homes were destroyed in the April 17 blast.
5 Things About The Western Conference RaceThe NBA season was barely over for two weeks, and the Houston Rockets found themselves in another heated competition to gain ground in the Western Conference.
OSHA Cites West Fertilizer Co. For 24 Violations, Proposes FineThe company that operated the West fertilizer plant that exploded and killed 15 people has been cited with 24 serious safety violations and a proposed fine of more than $118,000.
Guilty Plea Expected In West Pipe Bomb CaseA former West paramedic is expected to plead guilty after being accused of collecting materials for a pipe bomb, in a case unrelated to the deadly fertilizer plant explosion.
West Paramedic Reaches Plea AgreementThe attorney for a former paramedic in the Texas town devastated by a fertilizer plant blast said that he has reached a plea agreement on a case involving pipe bomb materials.
Private Funds Being Distributed To West ResidentsNearly six month after the fertilizer plant explosion in West, more than $3.6-million in private donations will finally be distributed to needy families.
Officials: $30M In Unmet Needs For Blast VictimsThe local nonprofit group coordinating aid for residents of West estimates assistance to individuals is falling short by $30 million.
The Government Shutdown's Impact On DFWThe partial government shutdown affects a number of agencies and services here in DFW.
Governor Honors First Responders With Star Of Texas AwardsTexas’ everyday heroes were recognized and remembered today in Austin as Gov. Rick Perry called Texas police officers, firefighters and first-responders the “best the state has to offer” as he presented the ‘Star of Texas’ awards.
Texas Honors Killed & Hurt First RespondersGov. Rick Perry and hundreds of teary-eyed family members honored police officers, firefighters and first responders killed or hurt in the line of duty with Star of Texas awards.