Jacob Coats is back for his second tour of duty with KFYO News. This time around he is KFYO's morning news anchor. Jacob is married and a graduate of both Lubbock High School and South Plains College. He previously worked for KFYO as a news anchor and show producer from December 2016 - January 2019.
Operation Taste the Rainbow a Success, 5 Fugitives Still on the Run
The operation got its nickname due to the multi-colored methamphetamine found during the investigation.
New Mexico Men Indicted for Selling ‘Ghost Guns’ in Lubbock
Two New Mexico men allegedly sold four "ghost guns" as well as THC wax to an undercover officer during a buy in Lubbock.
Texas DPS Identify Victim in Fatal Motorcycle Crash Northwest of Lubbock
Texas DPS have identified the victim of a fatal motorcycle accident that occurred northwest of Lubbock Tuesday afternoon.
Kentucky Man Admits and Pleads Guilty to Producing Child Pornography of a Lubbock Teen
A Kentucky man pleaded guilty on Tuesday, September 8th, 2021, to producing child pornography of a Lubbock teen.
City of Lubbock Looking for Applicants to Fill Upcoming Vacancies
The City of Lubbock is accepting applications for various boards and commissions for terms set to begin Tuesday March 1st, 2022.
Idalou Police Arrest Man for Child Porn, ‘Dating Relationship’ With a Minor
A man was arrested on August 31st after Idalou authorities learned of a 'dating relationship' with a minor and alleged child pornography.
Victims Held at Gunpoint During 3 Separate Overnight Robberies in Lubbock
The Lubbock Police Department says at least three robberies where the victims were held at gunpoint occurred over the past day.
Police: Lubbock Woman Beats Boyfriend With Car Jack, Hits Him With Car
A Lubbock woman was arrested on Tuesday after an incident sparked at the Lubbock County Probation Office, leading to an assault on her boyfriend.
High-Speed Chase Through Parts of the South Plains Ends Near Wilson
Authorities attempted to stop a vehicle for a traffic violation, but the vehicle evaded arrest, beginning the pursuit.
Lubbock Police Ask for Public’s Help in Locating Man Wanted on Drug Charges
40 year-old Teon Laqume Briley, of Lubbock, is wanted for federal conspiracy to distribute and possess cocaine and cocaine base, and unlawful use of a communications facility.