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.
One Dead, Another Injured in Two-Vehicle Accident on Highway 70
A pickup truck reportedly crashed into a semi-truck. Investigators say the pickup then went over a barbed wire fence and stopped in a field.
Lubbock Business Is Robbed of Their Most Important Inventory Item
A Lubbock business called Board & Brush Creative Studio was recently robbed, but not in the way you might think.
Four People Indicted in the Homicide Case of Tyshaun Bates
Bates died the night of Wednesday, April 10th at the Lubbock Square Apartments. Police say the incident began as a robbery but ended with Bates’ being shot.
LPD Issues Arrest Warrants for Five Lubbock Men Accused of Rioting After Texas Tech’s Fina…
The Lubbock Police Department has issued arrest warrants for five people accused of participating in a destructive riot.
Lubbock Unemployment Rate Drops to 2.3 Percent in April
The Texas economy saw close to 29,000 non-farming jobs added in April. Professional and Business Services led the way, growing by more than 8,400 jobs.
Lubbock County Sheriff’s SWAT Team Responds to Domestic Dispute
Sunday (May 19th), a SWAT team with the Lubbock County Sheriff's was called to a residence near Wolfforth.
The LPD Arrests a Second Suspect in Metro PCS Robberies
On Tuesday, Lubbock Police arrested 32-year-old Byron Whitfield for his involvement in the robberies. Now, 26-year-old Joseph Lee Jackson is in custody as well.
Navy SEAL Admits Guilt in Death of Army Staff Sergeant Logan Melgar
Logan Melgar was a 34-year-old Lubbock native, a Frenship High School graduate, and a U.S. Army Green Beret staff sergeant.
Green Van Crashes Into Front of Local Business in Plainview
No one was injured in the accident and authorities have determined that the accident occurred due to the driver’s medical condition.
Lubbock Police Department Identifies Woman Killed in Hit-And-Run [Update]
The Lubbock Police Department has identified the victim in a fatal hit-and-run crash Tuesday night on Avenue Q as 52-year-old Gloria Valdez.
Special Agents of Texas DPS Arrest Two in Levelland Drug Bust
The agents executed two search warrants on Friday at JoJo’s Smokes and Cokes, located at 1106 Houston Street in Levelland.
Texas Tech Announces Spring Schedule for Graduation Ceremonies
On Friday, May 17, undergraduates will receive their diplomas during a ceremony at 2:30 p.m. Grad students will have their ceremony Friday evening at 7:30 p.m.