Czech Stop helps West community recover

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by KHOU.com staff

kvue.com

Posted on April 26, 2013 at 9:25 PM

Updated Friday, Apr 26 at 9:38 PM

WEST, Texas - West is a tiny town of less than 3,000. When a plant explosion sent shockwaves through the large Czech community there, many gathered at an area store called the Czech Stop for information, supplies and a little bit of normalcy.

That meeting spot played such a big role in the recovery — even President Barack Obama mentioned it at Thursday’s memorial.

Now the Czech Stop is trying to help West move forward.

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