West Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for West, TX.

Results 1 - 20 of 3,925 in West, TX

  1. West Continues to Rebuild After ExplosionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KGNS-TV Laredo

    The landscape in West, Texas, is slowly shifting after a fertilizer plant blast leveled the rural community two years ago. Roads are being rebuilt.

    Comment?

  2. Savvy Shopper: How we shop affects environmental qualityRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... landfills, the resources that are lost in the production, distribution and sale of packaged water are staggering. While West Texas water leaves a lot to be desired, home water filtration produces high quality water at a fraction of the bottled price ...

    Comment?

  3. Williams' memories inspire 'Maid Marian in a Stolen Car'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... - meaning, absolutely none at all. That, at the least, meant he'd better be pretty funny if he hoped to survive those West Texas classroom halls as he grew older. It was a personal theater where he would lean over, grab a handful of mud, and then, ...

    Comment?

  4. Andrews staying involved in Lubbock's business economyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Occupation : Chairman of the board at Alliance Federal Credit Union, part-owner of Verde Landscape companies, CBA properties and Shaded Acres Tree Farm, company representative for Edge Concepts, West Texas tree farms and innovative designs. I am also an angel investor in start-up companies like Voxox.

    Comment?

  5. Palmer junior tourney set for MayRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Amarillo.com

    ... Tascosa High; Devontae Landers, Borger High; Clay Lankford, Randall High; Saylem Maddox, Memphis High; Trevor Millard, West Texas High; Max Mitchell, Canyon High; Brady Tredway, Randall High; Michael Vasquez, Dumas High; and Ryan Whitehead, Tascosa ...

    Comment?

  6. Two Years After West, Texas Fertilizer Plant Explosion, Are Workers Any Safer? New Report Says NoRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    Much of West, Texas looked like a post-apocalyptic wasteland after the fertilizer explosion two years ago. But steps to prevent further disasters aren't being taken.

    Comment?

  7. Right choices: Student athletes make future plansRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... forward to running together on the next level. Chelsea Arlington Boyd - Softball College choice: West Texas A&M "I chose WTAM because I want to be an ag teacher. I'm excited to be going to one of the top programs in the ...

    Comment?

  8. 2 years after West explosion, little regulation proposedRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | KYTX-TV News

    ... or going to the beach, a group of kids are acquiring skills that many performers use to entertain visitors at Key West, Florida's daily Mallory Square Sunset Celebration. While most kids might spend their spring break on vacation or going to the ...

    Comment?

  9. The RoundupRead the original story

    Friday | Fire Dog Lake

    ... the Fight for 15 demonstrators in New York City as wrong for interrupting traffic - In 2013, a fertilizer plant in West, Texas, exploded due to concentration of nitrate. Two years later, a new report finds , it is still not safe to work in such ...

    Comment?

  10. West mourning, rebuilding 2 years after deadly explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WFAA-TV Dallas

    The City of West, TX Friday marked the two-year anniversary of the deadly fertilizer plant explosion that killed 15 people, mostly first responders. West mourning, rebuilding 2 years after deadly explosion The City of West, TX Friday marked the two-year anniversary of the deadly fertilizer plant explosion that killed 15 people, mostly first responders.

    Comment?

  11. Brasch WordsUNIVERSAL Neglect: a Failure to Protect Americans' Dental HealthRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    It had the misfortune of being overshadowed by the Boston Marathon bombing, but before it disappears down the memory hole, it's worth revisiting the April 17 explosion at a fertilizer plant in West, Texas, that killed 15 people, injured about 200, and destroyed a middle school, a nursing home, an apartment building and about 100 homes. The explosion registered 2.1 on the Richter scale, equivalent to a small earthquake.

    Comment?

  12. Is this the worst week ever?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Times

    Americans this week are remembering the anniversaries of the plant explosion in West, Texas , and the bombing of the Boston Marathon . However, the span of April 14-20 is one that has been filled with tragedies for Americans throughout history.

    Comment?

  13. Softball: Lady Wildcat on her toesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... a play we don't work on a whole lot, if ever," Medford said of what was about to transpire. Dixon's throw sailed over West Texas A&M-bound catcher Maddie Green and to the backstop, and Shoettle sent Mara Miller home to try to tie the game. Starkey ...

    Comment?

  14. Comments: 2Read the original story

    Yesterday | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The board heard presentations from a local citizen and a representative of the West Texas Cycling Association about why the city needs more and safer bike lanes.

    Comment?

  15. Drilling declines continue for Eagle Ford despite oil price increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Journal

    ... Hughes Rig Count reveals drilling activity declines for the Eagle Ford, Permian Basin, Texas and the United States. West Texas Intermediate is trading above $55 per barrel for the first time since December but drilling activity has not yet caught ...

    Comment?

  16. Military memo: Weekend could bring violence from domestic groupsRead the original story

    Friday | Houston Chronicle

    ... enforcement to commemorate this day. Americans this week are remembering the anniversaries of the plant explosion in West, Texas (top left), and the bombing of the Boston Marathon (bottom right). However, the span of April 14-20 is one that has been ...

    Comment?

  17. GE faces - incredibly volatile' oil market amid industrial shiftRead the original story

    Friday | World Oil

    ... that sales for GE Oil & Gas may fall as much as 5% this year, and Bornstein kept that forecast in place on Friday. West Texas Intermediate crude has tumbled almost 50% in the past 12 months. Even with pullbacks in capital spending among energy ...

    Comment?

  18. Oil price plunge puts the bite on 'Texas Miracle,' ending 53-month job win streakRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Journal

    ... the North Texas economy won't be battered as badly as areas more dependent on the energy industry, such as Houston and West Texas. Houston, for example, was experiencing a wave of office construction, and now landlords are wondering how they'll fill ...

    Comment?

  19. Drillers Idle U.S. Oil Rigs for 19th Week in Record RetreatRead the original story

    Friday | The Washington Post

    ... a statement on Thursday. "A recovery in activity will fall well short of reaching previous levels." The U.S. benchmark West Texas Intermediate oil for May delivery declined 97 cents to settle at $55.74 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, ...

    Comment?

  20. EDF Renewable Energy Celebrates the Hereford Wind Project with a Ribbon-Cutting CeremonyRead the original story

    Friday | Business Wire

    ... which enables delivery of long-term, clean, competitively priced power from the strong wind resource regions of West Texas to the rest of Texas. Generating enough electricity to power approximately 55,000 homes, the project also avoids greenhouse ...

    Comment?

West Job Listings
View or post West job listings on Topix.
West Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in West from Topix.
West Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in West on Topix.