An aspiring writer and radio producer out of Lubbock, Texas. Jacob graduated from South Plains College in 2014 with an AAS degree in Sound Technology and is set to graduate in 2019 with a Bachelor's in Media Communications from Full Sail University in Florida. Jacob anchors KFYO News on weekday mornings and contributes to KFYO.com.
Police Arrest Lubbock Man for Setting Fire to Apartment Complex
A Lubbock man has been arrested for setting fire to an apartment complex in which two people have died.
2 Men Arrested After Altercation at Organized Protest in Lubbock
Lubbock police were called to an organized protest on Saturday, May 30th after protesters grew concerned over an armed individual.
Authorities Arrest Man in Snyder for Possession of Child Pornography
Twenty-year-old Samuel Johnson was questioned by the FBI, Snyder PD, and Texas DPS for allegedly accessing and uploading child porn to the internet.
Lubbock Police Investigate Alleged Shooting on South Loop 289
Lubbock police are searching for a potential shooting suspect.
COVID-19 Testing Site at Walmart Changes Hours of Operation
The Coronavirus drive-thru testing site at the Walmart at 114th and Quaker is now be open Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.
Coronavirus Update: Lubbock Reports 367 Cases, 25 Deaths
As of April 15th, the total number of confirmed Coronavirus cases in Lubbock County is 367. 25 people have died from the virus and 89 people have recovered.
Two People Injured in Lubbock Police Car Chase
A police officer observed a vehicle run a red light at the intersection of Marsha Sharp Freeway and University Avenue. The vehicle then swerved into traffic.
Lubbock Police Search for Road Rage Shooting Suspect
The victim told police the suspect became furious, pulled out a gun, and shot once through her driver-side door.
Lubbock Wendy’s Employee Shot & Killed During Altercation
Lubbock police responded to shots fired at the Wendy's in the Target parking lot, located at 2505 South Loop 289.
Multiple Lubbock Healthcare Workers Contract COVID-19
Over the course of three days, 7 Lubbock healthcare workers have tested positive for COVID-19. There have been 234 confirmed cases in Lubbock County so far.
Texas Tech Announces New Date For Graduation Ceremonies
Texas Tech University has announced that the May 2020 Commencement ceremonies will be held on May 23rd, but not in person.
Lubbock Teen Arrested for Robbing a Valero Gas Station
Lubbock police arrested one person Tuesday night, April 7th, 2020, for his involvement in a local robbery.