West Getting New Schools After Plant ExplosionA Central Texas town devastated by last year's fertilizer plant explosion that killed 15 people will be getting two new schools.
Feds: New Laws, Oversight Needed After Texas Blast The Texas fertilizer plant explosion that killed 15 people a year ago could have been prevented — and agencies at all levels haven't done enough to change the circumstances that led to the catastrophe, federal officials said Tuesday.
Students Coming Home After Fertilizer Plant ExplosionStudents displaced after a deadly fertilizer plant explosion earlier this year damaged their Central Texas town's campuses are coming home for the start of the new school year.
Investigators Eyeing Battery-Powered Golf Cart As Cause Of Deadly Texas Fertilizer Plant ExplosionInvestigators working in the remnants of an exploded Texas fertilizer plant sifted by hand through untold kernels of corn, moved tons of debris and conducted more than 400 interviews, while searching for the missing piece to solve what many officials compared to an extraordinary puzzle.
Nelson Gives More Than $120K For Explosion Relief County star Willie Nelson has donated more than $120,000 for relief efforts following a deadly fertilizer plant explosion near his Central Texas hometown.
Small Fires Stop West Residents From Returning Home Gas tanks damaged by a massive explosion at a Texas fertilizer plant are leaking and have triggered small fires that are keeping displaced residents from returning to see what's left of their homes, officials said Saturday.
Search And Rescue Finishes In West Plant ExplosionA state search and rescue team has completed its mission in a Central Texas town battered by a fertilizer plant explosion.
Police: Up To 15 Killed In Texas ExplosionRescue workers searched rubble that witnesses compared to a war zone early Thursday for survivors of a fertilizer plant explosion in a small Texas town that killed as many as 15 people and injured more than 160 others. The blast left the factory a smoldering ruin and leveled homes and businesses for blocks in every direction.
Texas Mayor Asks For 'Prayers' After Fertilizer Plant ExplosionAs search and rescue effort continues upon the heels of a devastating and deadly explosion at a fertilizer plant in West Texas, The mayor of West, Texas asked for prayers.
Pope Tweets Prayers For Texas Explosion VictimsThe pope is using his Twitter account to ask followers to pray for victims of a fatal fertilizer plant explosion in a small Texas town.