KBTX Media will have coverage of Thursday's memorial service for the victims of the West explosion.
CW8 Aggieland will simulcast coverage from our sister station, KWTX, starting at 11:00 a.m. It will also stream live here at KBTX.com.
The memorial service itself will begin at 2:00 p.m.
You can watch CW8 on Suddenlink channels 8 (standard definition) and 711 (high definition), or over-the-air on digital channel 3.2.
Among the speakers expected at the memorial are:
· Chief Ronald J. Siarnicki, Executive Director of the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation
· Chief Ernest Mitchell, Jr., United States Fire Administrator
· Bill Gardner, First Vice President, State Firemen and Fire Marshals’ Association of Texas
· The Honorable Rick Perry, Governor of Texas
· Judge Ken Starr, President of Baylor University
· The Honorable John Cornyn (R-TX), Senate Minority Whip for the 113th Congress