Tom served as host of Lubbock's First News from October 2012-February 2017. Tom Collins co-hosts Lubbock's First News, Monday through Friday 6-8:30 a.m. on KFYO. He has been on and around the air waves since 1980, KSEL AM-FM, KEND, KTLK, KKIK FM, KZII and 16 years at KFYO. Tom is an independent business operator involved in marketing and advertising. He's a Texas Tech Graduate with a B.A. in telecommunications and business minor. Tom has two kids, two dogs (Jimmy Don and Memphis) and a worthless cat named Spin. He’s old enough to know-better, and young enough to do it again!